Finance & Accounting

CFO – Affordable Housing

New York, NY (Hybrid)
Full Time

We have been retailed by a well-established and highly reputable real estate owner/developer based in Manhattan that is seeking a CFO. Affordable housing experience is required!

Duties will include:

  • Responsible for directing, coordinating, maintaining, and controlling an accounting system that properly reflects the financial position of the firm
  • Build, develop and manage a large accounting/finance team to produce timely and accurate reports and have deep understanding of the operating portfolio and corporate structure
  • Oversee the creation of financial reporting and operating budget structure/processes
  • Implement and monitor sound accounting policies and procedures and improvements that facilitate rapid growth
  • Ensure the accurate internal and external recording and reporting of financial transactions to state and federal regulatory agencies
  • Ensure that accounting activities are in compliance with established legal, regulatory, and internal procedures
  • Develop and manage a system to understand and forecast cash needs now and in the future; includes implementation of internal controls, budgeting systems to streamline processes and maximize profits/cash flow
  • Manage the development of the reporting of assets; operating performance, cash flows and key analytics
  • Manage all tax planning and compliance with all required federal, state, local, payroll, property and other applicable taxes
  • Oversee budgeting, general ledger, accounts payable and receivable


  • 10-15+ years of real estate accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Advanced degree preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Strong managerial skills
  • Willingness to be hands-on, yet capable of building and managing a strong accounting team