Real Estate, Finance & Accounting

Controller – Top Real Estate Firm

New York
Full Time

Our client, a young and rapidly growing real estate owner/manager in Manhattan, is seeking a Controller with a background in the real estate industry. The Controller will oversee all tax and accounting duties at the corporate level. This firm provides a generous benefits package and can offer significant potential for professional growth.


  • Oversee corporate accounting for a real estate owner/manager with a sizable portfolio in NY and across the US
  • Review accounting of various entities throughout the organization and prepare GAAP-based consolidated financial statements
  • Liaise with outside audit and tax parties
  • Ensure all related entities are compliant with federal, state, city agencies
  • Coordinate completion of tax returns by providing pertinent information to outside tax preparers and review final product
  • Coordinate monthly and quarterly closings; review monthly and quarterly reporting packages
  • Monitor and manage cash position administering capital calls and distributions
  • Review annual budget with inputs from asset and property managers


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Experience in tax and/or accounting within the real estate industry
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • CPA is strongly preferred