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Assistant Controller

  • Location: Memphis, Tennessee, 38119
  • Salary: 36.95
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Assistant Controller
Location: Memphis, Tennessee,
Hourly Rate: $ 36.95/hr.
Term: 4 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes and prices scope of service changes and suggests consulting opportunities to manager based on in-depth knowledge of the department's pricing platform. 
  • Reviews monthly pricing worksheets and enters allocations into PeopleSoft. 
  • May create pricing estimates for new business opportunities.
  • Participates and/or leads all aspects of internal and external property and client transitions. 
  • Works with other internal teams in handling special requirements as defined in the Management Agreement and scope of services in the Financial Services Agreement.
  • Troubleshoots escalated issues and ensures internal and external customer requests are handled timely, accurately and with a focus on customer service. 
  • Creates a positive customer experience by opening and maintaining constructive and reliable lines of communication.
  • Verifies and ensures accounting team's debt, real estate tax, sales tax and owner distribution payments are made timely and internal databases are updated and maintained accordingly.
  • May review staff work product, including financial packages, to ensure its complete, accurate and timely release to internal departments and external clients.
  • May function as a single point of contact for a market and/or Strategic Account Client. 
  • May participate in new business proposals.
  • Assists Senior Management with implementation of strategic department and corporate initiatives.
  • Partners with their accounting team to ensure they have a working knowledge of team's client Management Agreements and that they are properly maintained per department policy and requirements/terms. 
  • Ensures team managers are reviewing management fee calculations to be in accordance with the current Management Agreement.
  • Reviews the Corporate A/R and Client Tech A/R reports to ensure reconciliations are completed and reviewed by their team. 
  • Ensures open issues for the team are resolved.
  • May review budgets and annual year-end recovery calculations to ensure timely completion.
  • Participates in external audits as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Degree from a four-year college or university program with an emphasis in accounting, finance or related field required. 
  • A minimum of eight years prior accounting, finance or related experience required to include prior supervisory experience. 
  • Experience with real estate accounting software preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of computer software and hardware (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite Products). 
  • Ability to work in multiple accounting software applications.
If this looks like a perfect fit, apply today!