| June 7, 2024

Staff Accountant, Affordable Housing and Financial Management

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Website SoLa Impact


The Staff Accountant will be responsible for ensuring the accuracy and integrity of the company’s financial records and reporting. This includes reconciling bank and investment accounts, assisting with the month-end close process, and providing support for audits and tax preparation. The Staff Accountant has a strong understanding of accounting principles, experience with financial reporting and analysis, and excellent attention to detail.

$65,000-$70,000 base salary range depending on experience.
On-site @ 740 E. 111th Place, Los Angeles, CA 90059


SoLa Impact is a real estate private equity firm with a double bottom line strategy focused on preserving, rehabbing, and building high-quality affordable housing in Black and brown communities. SoLa is Southern California’s largest for-profit affordable housing developer and is currently in construction on over 2,000 affordable housing units across Southern California. SoLa currently owns and manages over $1.2 billion of multifamily assets, almost all of which are in low-income, Black and brown communities.

SoLa’s new venture is reinventing multifamily housing creation by building the first and only standardized modular housing factory. The new venture is a comprehensive manufacturing system designed, engineered, and built to consistently produce a high-quality, low-cost, net-zero ready, and most importantly, standardized, modular housing product. This a Black-owned and operated business based in Southern California that will deliver between 1,000 – 1,500 modular housing units per year by 2025. We offer a rapidly growing, fast-paced environment which is intellectually challenging and extremely rewarding and fulfilling as we collectively aim to solve.


  • Participate in the preparation of financial statements including: balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports;
  • Analyze trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses;
  • Perform various tests of revenues, assets, liabilities, and disbursements;
  • Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts including banks, fixed assets, prepaids, liabilities
  • Analyze General Ledger accounts
  • Support select projects while working as a team member, building solid relationships with team members, and proactively seek guidance, clarification, and feedback
  • Performs other duties as may be assigned by a supervisor.


  • 2+ years prior accounting experience.
  • Associates degree or higher in accounting or related field.
  • Proficiencty in Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong PC skills, including NetSuite and other internet driven software programs.
  • Understand cost accounting/managerial accounting.
  • Excellent written, verbal and listening communication skills with clients, management and team members.
  • Dedicated to teamwork.
  • Sales Tax preparation experience a plus.


SoLa Impact offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as pet insurance, sick leave, 10 paid holidays, and bereavement days. This package is designed to provide employees with a range of important benefits that help to support their physical and emotional well-being while also providing financial protection and peace of mind.


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