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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Controller
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  • Expiration Date: 24 August 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2168569_1660674993

Job Number: 2168569

Our San Francisco-based client is looking for a Controller to bring on board immediately. This is an Onsite, Contract-to-Hire position. . The Controller will lead and oversee all aspects of the accounting operations, internal controls, financial policies, budgets, compliance and procedures of the organization, and more.

Responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Manages accounting functions

  • Oversees all day-to-day accounting operations

  • Directly supervise various finance and accounting professionals

  • Manage over general and real estate/construction accounting, AR/AR, payroll, treasury management, financial reporting, grants management, and billings

  • Lead and maintain financial health for the organization

  • Design or improve effective accounting systems

  • Ensure the organization complies with tax and regulatory reporting rules, completes audits, and tax returns, and interface with external auditors for reviews and audits


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field, or equivalent experience

  • 7+ years of progressive experience in Finance

  • 5+ years of experience in Staff Management

  • Great analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to analyze and handle complex operational and financial situations

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (both written and oral)

  • Ability to Mentor and lead staff

  • Experience with MIP and Yardi (preferred)

  • Experience with LIHTC and the affordable housing industry (preferred)

  • Master's Degree or Licensed CPA (preferred)


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