Current Job Opportunities

Higher Education Controller

Columbia-area college is seeking a Controller with experience in higher education accounting.  Position will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, including general accounting, endowment accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, cash management, transactional accounting, and establishing/monitoring accounting policies and procedures in accordance with GAAP.  Position reports to VP, Finance and Administration.

We are seeking a candidate with a graduate degree (Masters of Accountancy, MBA, or equivalent) and five or more years of experience in higher education.  CPA preferred.  Must possess thorough knowledge of GAAP and fund accounting and have gained experience in the aspects of financial management described above.  Experience with Jenzabar software preferred.

To $90K.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Capital Projects Accountant

Blue-chip Charleston healthcare company has an opening for a Capital Projects Accountant.  The position is responsible for providing accounting services related the review and analysis of construction/capital projects, fixed assets, depreciation, asset retirement, capitalize vs. expense, financial reporting, compliance, and so on.  This high exposure position will interact with financial personnel throughout the organization and report to Capital Assets Manager.

The successful candidate should hold a Bachelors degree in Accounting or Business and have 4+ years of experience in construction project accounting and analysis.  Graduate degree and/or CPA is ideal.  Working knowledge of PowerPoint, Access, and Adobe Acrobat preferred.

To $75K+ with necessary experience and credentials.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Senior Corporate Accountant

Well-respected Charleston-area healthcare provider is seeking an experienced financial professional to join its team.  Position will be responsible for performing various accounting duties, including the following:

  • Participate in monthly and fiscal year-end financial reporting and the annual external audit
  • Assist in preparation of consolidated financial statements
  • Perform corporate general ledger accounting specific to ongoing accounts reviews, analyses, and reconciliations
  • Perfom capital assets accounting
  • Monitor and interpret accounting literature and guidance to ensure that the entity’s accounting policies and treatments are in compliance with GAAP, GASB, and applicable state and federal regulations
  • Perform various other associated duties in support of departmental operations.

Position reports to Regional Controller.

Desired qualifications include a Bachelors degree in Accounting or related business field and 4+ years of accounting and/or auditing work experience within a hospital/healthcare environment or in public accounting with healthcare clientele.  CPA, MBA, MHA, or CHFP a plus.  Should have strong analytical, research, communication, and teamwork skills, the ability to meet deadlines, and a working knowledge of Excel and Access.  Some experience with PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat ideal.

To $90K.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Real Estate Controller

Closely-held real estate property management firm in Florence has an excellent opportunity for a Controller to be responsible for the accounting and financial reporting functions for properties located in multiple states.  Properties include commercial, industrial, and residential.  Miscellaneous other duties may include tax matters, estate planning issues, and special projects.

Our client is seeking a hands-on Controller with significant senior accounting management experience in the real estate industry, including property management.  Candidate should have excellent analytical and communication skills and a willingness to tackle challenging and multi-faceted duties.  CPA a plus but not required.

To $130K.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Tax Professionals

Established, respected CPA firms in Columbia and Charleston are seeking tax professionals with experience in individual, corporate, partnership, and fiduciary tax compliance and tax research. Excellent work environments. Will be responsible for supervising and mentoring less-experienced staff.

Successful candidates should be a CPA or CPA candidate with at least 3 years of diverse tax or audit experience in public accounting.  Masters of Taxation ideal but not required.  Must have solid communication and supervisory skills and a passion for assisting clients with tax matters.

Market salary.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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Manager-Investment Accounting

Growing real estate investment company has a high-profile opportunity for a strong accounting professional with commercial real estate experience.  The Manager-Investment Accounting will manage all aspects of property and investment accounting for the company’s investments, including the closing process, property-level financial statement analysis, budgeting, reforecasting, and business intelligence.  Specific duties include the following:

  • Supervise, manage and direct day-to-day activities of property accounting and staff, including recurring journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, variance reports and internal/external  financial reporting
  • Oversee and ensure timely and accurate monthly close of the property general ledgers and creation of property level financial statements
  • Review budget to actual explanations by line item for all properties and determine the key drivers of budget to actual property Net Operating Income variances
  • Partner with the Director – Investment Accounting and the Managing Director – Asset Management on the budgeting and reforecasting process for all properties
  • Partner with the Asset Management team to review accounts receivable detail along with the operations teams to determine the required bad debt reserves and to ensure all income is billed in accordance with lease terms, including review of monthly accruals and annual reconciliations of recovery items
  • Partner with various property operations groups to identify value creation opportunities at the property level that will drive efficiencies into the leasing and property valuation process and increase cash flow through sales reporting, percentage rent, and expense recoveries
  • Play a key role in the Company’s financial reporting process including the preparation of the quarterly report and annual audited financial statements
  • Provide sound advice relative to potential financial implications of proposed transactions, acquisitions, and dispositions and interact with all levels within the Company to ensure proper recording of financial transactions
  • Manage departmental projects that deploy updated processes and technology to create efficiencies and automate manual tasks
  • Assist with special projects or tasks to support the overall Company’s goals
  • Maintain and document policies and procedures around financial reporting, internal controls, and accounting system infrastructure

Position will supervise a growing staff, report to Director-Investment Accounting, and work closely with the Chief Financial Officer and other members of senior financial management.

This opportunity requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field and 6+ years of experience specifically in commercial real estate property accounting.  A focus on retail or office space preferred.   Masters degree or CPA preferred but not required.  Experience with Yardi and Argus Enterprise ideal.

To $120K plus bonus potential.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].

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