Job ID: 25641

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Job location: Toronto
Job type: Accounting – Perm
Salary range: 90 - 110K
110 - 130K
Job posting date: March 11, 2019

Job Description

We are looking for a CPA, CA with some entrepreneurial spirit, creativity, and competitive drive for a fantastic newly created in-house opportunity with a dynamic and exciting real estate start-up.

Reporting directly to the Partners, this Controller role will own the responsibility for building and managing the overall financial operations of the business.  Primary areas of responsibility include: financial planning; treasury management; financial reporting; managing a team, and more!

As a newly created in-house role, this Controller position offers the opportunity to implement, build and lead accounting and control operations, as well as processes and procedures from the ground up!

With a lean and growing team, the Controller will also help with key operational tasks that will help to push the business forward.  We are looking for a CPA, CA with at least 10 years of relevant industry experience who is thoughtful, diligent and has very strong attention to detail.



  • Post-secondary degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, or a related field
  • CPA, CA designation is required
  • Minimum 10 Years of relevant industry work experience in all aspects of real estate accounting: property, construction, audit, corporate
  • Strong working knowledge of accounting principles and practices with preference given to those with expertise in Canadian GAAP & IFRS
  • Experience working in finance/accounting with small-to-medium sized businesses
  • Impressive attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy and emphasis on high quality work product
  • A self-starter who enjoys working autonomously, as well as in a team environment
  • Proficiency with Yardi and/ or QuickBooks, and other industry software
  • Hard-working, positive attitude and entrepreneurial spirit is crucial