BA/BS degree in Finance. CPA preferred
JD Edwards experience a plus
Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications with advanced skills in Excel
Success leading financial outcomes/profitability for high volume division as well as start-up division; strong business acumen with
in-depth working knowledge of all facets of business (land, sales, construction, purchasing, etc).
Local real estate knowledge extremely beneficial
Strong management capabilities with experience in managing people, department operations, budget preparation and pro-forma management, and track record of managing and growing strong team
Regular interaction and coordination with internal financial and executive management as well as extensive contact with external executives and decision makers
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; strong presentation skills, excellent negotiation skills, and ability to influence others and resolve problems in positive manner
Must be able to work successfully in team environment and provide mentoring to less experienced individuals in department
Accurate with keen attention to detail
Bias for action: must operate with sense of urgency, driving for results and opportunities to maximize profitability.