Corporate Controller, North York, Ontario – 5 days per week in-office -$150,000-$180,000 Base, Plus Discretionary Bonus

Corporate Controller
North York, Ontario, 5 Days a Week in Office
$150,000-$180,000 Base Plus Discretionary Bonus 

Our client is a growing real estate development firm with a brand-new head office in North York. They are looking for an experienced controller for this newly created role. The controller will play a key role in managing financial operations and implementing effective financial strategies. This role requires strong technical skills, knowledge of real estate accounting principles, and a demonstrated ability to lead and mentor a finance/accounting team. You should come with prior real estate industry experience and a proven track record successfully overseeing financial operations in a corporate setting.


  • Oversee the preparation and analysis of financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP and applicable accounting standards in financial reporting.
  • Develop and present financial reports to senior management, providing insights into the company’s financial performance and recommendations for improvement.
  • Analyze financial data, identify trends, and develop financial models and forecasts to support strategic decision-making.
  • Lead the development and implementation of the company’s annual budgeting process.
  • Develop and maintain financial models to evaluate investment opportunities, property acquisitions, and development projects.
  • Establish and maintain a robust internal control environment, ensuring compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Implement systems and processes to safeguard company assets and minimize fraud risks.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned by management from time to time


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; CPA designation preferred.
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of progressive experience in accounting and finance.
  • Extensive knowledge of real estate accounting principles, including cost accounting, lease accounting, and revenue recognition.
  • Strong technical skills in financial analysis, financial modeling, and budgeting.
  • Proficiency in financial systems and software, including Yardi and Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to present complex financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while managing multiple priorities.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please apply now. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted. Please send resumes to