Real Estate Assistant Controller

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Premiere Real Estate Fund in NYC seeking Assistant Controller to oversee accounting team of 2-3 people

Company Information:
  • Leading Real Estate Firm
  • $40B AUM
  • Investments across commercial, industrial, hotel, and residential properties
  • 30+ Years in Business
  • Typical Day: 8:30am – 6:00pm!
  • Great culture, young and fast paced environment
  • High employee retention rate – position open due to someone being promoted/moved internally
  • Small accounting team

Job Description:
  • New hire, position is open due to growth of the fund
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must be humble (very laid back environment, arrogance will not fly)
  • Work together with the firm’s RE investment professionals, legal team and tax team
  • Work closely with CFO
  • Lots of room for internal mobility across different groups
  • Opportunity to play an integral role in the direction of the firm
  • Portfolio consolidations and compilation of fund financial reports
  • Review of cash contributions and distributions to JV partners
  • Review waterfall calculations to ensure accordance with JV agreements.
  • Review closing entries for asset acquisitions, dispositions and financings.
  • Assist with staffing of the fund accounting group including providing feedback on Portfolio Accountant performance.
  • Train and develop team of Portfolio Accountants.
  • Ad hoc projects

Requirements / Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • CPA required
  • 5+ years of real estate experience
  • Public/Private mix preferred

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