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New York, NY 10005

Posted: 11/02/2023 Industry: Controller Job Number: 4730 Pay Rate: 145,000

Job Description


  • The Controller, Housing will plan, direct, and implement all accounting operations and finance management functions of Met Councils affordable housing portfolio
  • Direct the accounting operations of Met Councils affordable housing portfolio including tenant billing, A/P, A/R, and bank reconciliations
  • Review, analyze, and manage general ledger accounts for multiple affordable residential properties
  • Oversee monthly, quarterly, and annual close of accounting and financial records
  • Manage all accrual and cash basis accounting functions for the portfolio of properties
  • Analyze & reconcile Gross Potential Rent
  • Review invoices to ensure correct account coding and expense allocations
  • Maintain fixed asset and depreciation schedules
  • Produce the annual budget and provide forecasts for portfolio properties on cash and accrual bases; report significant budget differences to management
  • Work closely with the CFO to ensure that expenses are on target with projections and that the organization operates within budget parameters
  • Oversee the production of periodic financial reports; ensure that the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Review financial details from past, present, and forecasted operations; identify development opportunities and improvements that can be made
  • Supervise Fiscal-Housing accounting staff including oversight of work product, organization structure, and the distribution of work
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures; implement a system of controls over accounting transactions to minimize risk
  • Work with external auditors and provide needed information for annual audits of housing entities
  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal government requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Knowledge of and experience with city, state and federal affordable housing subsidy programs including relevant accounting and reporting requirements
  • Strong management and supervisory skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication, analytic, and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Proficient in accounting and tax preparation software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements, and projections

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Scott Gazzoli

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