Project Controller

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Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Newton, Massachusetts
Posted
May 02, 2024
Closes
May 21, 2024
Ref
2754101032
Work Mode
Remote
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Corporate
CFS has partnered with a Boston-based construction and real estate development client for a Project Controller role overseeing two of their ongoing development projects. This Project Controller role will have financial oversight responsibility of these early-stage projects, working with assigned staff and on-site construction teams.

This role is remote with occasional travel to assigned project locations as well as company headquarters in Boston.

Key Responsibilities of the Project Controller:

  • Financial Management: Handle all aspects of financial operations, including accounts payable, receivable, payroll, and general ledger activities. Maintain accurate financial records and ensure compliance with accounting principles and regulatory requirements.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: The Project Controller will collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop annual budgets and financial forecasts. Monitor job costs and budget performance to identify areas for improvement and cost savings.
  • Financial Reporting: Prepare and present accurate financial reports to management and stakeholders. Ensure compliance with financial standards and develop key financial metrics for monitoring.
  • Internal Controls and Compliance: Establish and enforce internal control procedures to safeguard assets and ensure compliance with financial regulations and tax laws. Coordinate with auditors and regulatory agencies as needed.
  • Financial Analysis and Strategic Support: The Project Controller will provide insights and analysis to support strategic decision-making and evaluate the financial viability of new projects. Present financial data and recommendations to leadership.
  • Team Leadership and Development: The Project Controller will mentor the finance team, fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment. Provide training and development opportunities to enhance skills and knowledge.
Qualifications of the Project Controller:
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or related field.
  • 5-7 years of experience in senior financial management roles within the real estate development industry.
  • Strong knowledge of construction finance, accounting principles, and financial reporting standards.
  • Proficiency in financial software systems and MS Excel for data analysis.
  • Excellent analytical, communication, and leadership skills.