Senior Controller

Liberty Group - Tampa, FL

Full-time

**ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES SHOULD APPLY

Founded in 1980 and headquartered in Tampa, Florida, Liberty Group is a vertically-integrated real estate investment, development, and management company with a proven entrepreneurial approach to institutional-quality investing.

Liberty Group is currently seeking a motivated Senior Accountant or Controller with 7-10 years of experience to join our team. Salary Salary will be commensurate on experience.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Management and oversight of all functions of the accounting department
  • Development, implementation, and maintenance of departmental best practices
  • Providing proper training and development of accounting staff
  • Ensuring timely completion of all accounting functions including month-end close
  • Preparation of monthly and annual financial statements
  • Reviewing all check runs for accuracy prior to final approval and processing
  • Ensuring timely collection of accounts receivables
  • Oversight of treasury functions including cash management and cash forecasting
  • Preparing annual operating budgets and cash flow forecasts
  • Serving as corporate liaison with external partners including tax and audit firms
  • Offering guidance on various opportunities to reduce costs and notify of cost overruns
  • Performing site visits to train staff and provide audit support, as needed
  • Preparing ad hoc reports and complete special projects as needed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 7-10 years of accounting experience with at least 3 years in a senior role
  • Property and operating company accounting experience is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to multitask
  • Ability to work individually and collaboratively
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and high EQ

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Accounting: 7 years (Preferred)
  • Senior Accounting: 3 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)