Controller

  • Location
    Southfield, Michigan
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842879_2819677

Parker + Lynch is looking for a Controller for our real estate client located in Southfield, MI.  The Controller will have oversight for all accounting related activities including month-end close, financial statement preparation, balance sheet review, variance analysis, expense management, cash management, cost reduction initiatives and staff development.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring that all accounting activities are completed timely and accurately including month-end close and financials. 
  • Direct and develop accounting staff
  • Monitor operating expenses and perform variance analysis and take necessary corrective actions.
  • Review and reconcile balance sheet accounts to ensure accuracy
  • Perform quarterly reviews of operations and financial condition of all properties
  • Monitor cash and manage bank accounts
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement focused on improving efficiency and cost reduction
  • Oversee AP and AR
  • Work with outside CPA on any tax related matters
  • Perform various ad-hoc duties as required
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA or MBA preferred
  • Five years of real estate experience; commercial preferred
  • Knowledge of partnership tax returns
  • Experience with MRI or Yardi
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Detail oriented with strong analytical problem-solving capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • If you're interested in this Controller position or any other accounting or finance related role, submit your resume for immediate consideration.



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