Controller

Hines Houston , TX 77020

Posted 1 week ago

Overview

When you join Hines, you will work alongside innovative leaders who set the standards responsible for our reputation as an industry leader today, and you'll be a part of shaping our future in the years to come.

Responsibilities

As a Controller with Hines, you will be responsible for the financial oversight of a group of foreign real estate financial assets held within a fund structure. This position will be responsible for the day to day financial operations of the fund to ensure accurate financial reporting for all property level and ownership level entities. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage all aspects of accounting operations including timely quarterly and year-end close processes.

  • Develop and lead an accounting team to deliver accurate and timely financial information (GAAP, Fair Value or IFRS).

  • Assist with liquidity modeling/strategy regarding the real estate assets

  • Establish and maintain internal and operational controls necessary to monitor performance and accuracy.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting from an accredited institution

  • Eight or more years experience in accounting

  • CPA required

  • Public accounting experience is strongly preferred

  • Real estate knowledge or experience is strongly preferred

Closing

Hines is a privately owned global real estate investment firm founded in 1957 with a presence in 214 cities in 24 countries. Hines has approximately $120.6 billion of assets under management, including $66.5 billion for which Hines provides fiduciary investment management services, and $54.1 billion for which Hines provides third-party property-level services. The firm has 128 developments currently underway around the world. Historically, Hines has developed, redeveloped or acquired 1,348 properties, totaling over 444 million square feet. The firm's current property and asset management portfolio includes 512 properties, representing over 223 million square feet. With extensive experience in investments across the risk spectrum and all property types, and a pioneering commitment to sustainability, Hines is one of the largest and most-respected real estate organizations in the world. Visit www.hines.com for more information.

We are an equal opportunity employer and support workforce diversity.

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