Assistant Controller

The Execu|Search Group - New York, NY

Temporary | Contract
About the Opportunity
A nonprofit organization in New York City is currently seeking an experienced Accounting / Finance professional to join their staff as their new Assistant Controller. In this role, the Assistant Controller will be responsible for recording and managing timeliness and accuracy of subsidiary and affiliate organization financial information and tax reporting in compliance with policies & procedures, relevant legal & regulatory frameworks, and financial / management best practices. Apply today!

Company Description
Nonprofit Organization

Job Description

The Assistant Controller will:
Ensure financial results of related entities are accurately recorded and reported
Support the Controller in producing and preparing monthly financial reports for real estate portfolio
Utilize GAAP and GAAS related to nonprofit accounting, establish process and quality assurance program to ensure proper consolidated financial accounting and reporting for all related entities
Ensure accurate preparation and review of tax filings for nonprofit, corporate, and partnership tax returns of related entities
Review reconciliation of related entity financial statements to parent entity general ledger for completion, accuracy and timeliness
Prepare audit schedules and serve as point of contact for External Auditors regarding consolidating / eliminating entries of related entities
Ensure completion of the annual certification of related entity financial data in parent company general ledger and provide eliminating entries by established deadlines
Update and maintain applicable related entity financial and tax information in database
Handle other tasks and special projects, as assigned
Required Skills
5+ years of Accounting / Finance experience
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, and/or a related field
Experience in Accounting with emphasis on Residential Low Income Real Estate, including real estate development transactions and tax principles
Experience with GAAP and GAAS
Technical expertise on complex Real Estate Accounting / Financial transactions
Microsoft Excel proficient
Solid analytical, mathematical, and research skills
Great interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong attention to detail
Highly organized
Desired Skills
CPA or parts passed