Construction Controller

Atlanta, Georgia

Your experience as a Construction Controller with Timberline experience is needed for a Real Estate Property Developer & Management Company in Atlanta, Georgia

Our client, a national real estate development, construction and management firm, has an immediate opening for a highly intelligent, motivated and detail-oriented full-time Controller to join their dynamic team in their headquarters located in Atlanta, Georgia.  This position will work closely with various divisions throughout the company, including Property Management, Development and Construction Management.

The Role and Responsibilities of the Construction Controller are as follows:

  • Lead accounting team in general accounting processes.
  • Prepare and review financial statements.
  • Establish and maintain internal controls.
  • Manage all aspects of the general ledger.
  • Provide monthly, quarterly and year-end analysis.
  • Coordinate and assist with the budget process.
  • Research accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Analyze and report cost variances.
  • Serve as liaison to external auditors.

The Required Skills and Experience of the Construction Controller are as follows:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA required
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP and regulations
  • Understanding of real estate acumen; strong interest in real estate
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to effectively prioritize responsibilities
  • Strong leadership, research, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, quantitative, written and verbal communication skills; able to interface with top level executives.
  • Self-motivated, team oriented
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite; advanced Excel skills required. Timberline/Sage and OneSite experience a plus.
  • Experience in LIHTC a plus, but not required.


The company offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Best Headhunters is a team oriented search firm who provides a unique, hands-on caring approach in helping a candidate match their experience with the right job opportunity. There is never a fee to the candidate for our representation. Plus, you will receive the benefit of our extensive experience and our long-term relationships with many of America’s leading companies.

We offer career coaching, and will assist you every step of the way in your goal to advance your career.  For additional information on Best Headhunters and our ever-expanding employment opportunities, visit our Web site at: . We encourage candidates to be pro-active, especially in light of today’s uncertain business environment in which mergers and downsizing are a common reality. This underscores the importance of placing your career in the hands of a search firm with your best interests at the core of its daily mission.


Atlanta, Georgia, Construction Controller, Real Estate Development, Construction Management, Property Management, GAAP, Timberline, Sage, Microsoft Office, LIHTC, Finance

Job posted on: September.22.2018
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