• location: Palo Alto, CA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $175,000 - $200,000 per year

job description


job summary:
Tatum by Randstad is teaming up with a commercial real estate investment firm in their search for a new Controller. The client needs someone to oversee all accounting and tax activities including investments, development, corporate and property. This is a very hands on role and the company values and stresses a work life balance. We've been told that a very efficient person can easily do this role in a standard 40 hour work week. Except of course during tax season, etc. This role will eventually become head of the entire Accounting Department.

The company has roughly $5B in assets and is continuing their growth in 2021. Current clients including many Silicon Valley corporations including Facebook and Google.

location: Palo Alto, California
job type: Permanent
salary: $175,000 - 200,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 6
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 10 Years

7+ year commercial real estate and investment accounting experience.

Management experience is required

Active CPA with prior public accounting experience

Partnership, Trust & Individual tax experience is required

Be responsible for directing and overseeing the accounting operations of our clients' companies, including but not limited to:

Establish, monitor and enforce a comprehensive set of internal controls, establish policies and procedures around accounting and financial related issues;

Establish GAAP accounting standards and procedures;

Prepare various monthly and annual corporate financial reports for clients including consolidated financial statements, income statements, balance sheet statements, cash-flow statements, etc.;

Help oversee external audits of client accounting books as required by board or bank mandates and maintain due diligence ready records;

Ensure that financial reports comply with GAAP and established accounting standards and procedures.

Office is located in the Palo Alto area and this is an "in office" position.

The client is only considering local SF Bay candidates only.

Please send resume to

skills: $2 billion+
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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