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Position: Real Estate Controller
Job Number: MS03644
Location: NY - New York City
Date Posted: 2017-05-10
Salary Range: Over $150k
Job Summary:

Global Real Estate Firm looking to hire a controller to join their growing team! 

Company Information:

Name: Leading Real Estate Firm

Job Description:

  • Manage monthly close processes in compliance with deadlines and internal controls 
  • Manage monthly valuation process
  • Liaise with external administrator and sign off on reconciliations 
  • Review investor allocations
  • Review capital call and distribution calculations and notices 
  • Review incentive allocation and waterfall analysis 
  • Review financial statements according to GAAP for multiple funds 
  • Coordinate annual audit for multiple funds
  • Review regulatory submission information
  • Manage and review certain performance and track record analysis 
  • Review bank reconciliations 
  • Review trade entries ensuring clerical accuracy and appropriate support documentation 
  • Review daily P&L report and associated reconciliations 
  • Prepare other ad-hoc reports/schedules
  • Ensure work is done in compliance with all of the firm's financial policies and processes 

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA or other post-graduate degree is preferred 
  • 6-12 years work experience
  • CPA designation is required
  • Recent work in the real estate industry
  • Public and private experience preferred (private equity, hedge fund, or administrator)
  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • Computer skills including, but not limited to, Excel, ACCESS, Word or equivalents 
  • Geneva experience is preferred, but not required
  • eFront experience is preferred, but not required
  • Strong client service ethic
  • Ability to work and contribute as part of a team 
  • Strong oral and written communication and influencing skills 
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure in a fast-paced environment with multiple competing deadlines

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