Our client, a major Real Estate Investment Company is seeking their Accounting Manager to join their New York City office.
? Exposure to complex accounting transactions, 10-K and 10-Q reviews, taxes, foreign exchange and the overall consolidation process
? Join a motivated group of professionals that primarily come from a public accounting background
? Analyze and review complex transactions, including but not limited to acquisitions, dispositions, refinancing?s, build to suit transactions, lease restructurings etc.
? Analyze both consolidated and unconsolidated joint venture investments
? Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements and related supporting schedules.
? Review detailed balance sheet analyses and income statement variance and fluctuation analyses in connection with closing packages prepared by staff.
? Review and analyze foreign currency movements, as well as review and analyze complex foreign currency transactions.
? Review intercompany and related-party transactions and perform supporting reconciliations.
? Prepare statement of cash flows and review supporting workpapers.
? Coordinate with and assist financialreporting team in reviewing 10K/10Q disclosures and reviewing supporting workpapers prepared by staff.
? Assist in preparing or reviewing supporting schedules for auditors and responding to audit inquiries
? 5-7 years?experience in Big 4 Accounting Firm and/or private industry;
? BS/BA in Accounting; Masters and/or CPA a plus
? Exposure to the accounting for various transactions, evolving accounting standards, financial statements and process implementations
? Experience in analyzing real estate transactions
? Experience in consolidation and equity method investment accounting
? Knowledge of accounting principles in lease accounting
? Excellent analytical, problem solving and organization skills
? Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
? Ability to work independently and manage a team
? Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment
? Proficient computer skills ? knowledge of JDE and/or Hyperion a plus
The position reports to the Controller
The team would ideally like to see a well-rounded candidate with a variety of technical experience, like Business Combination (ASC 805), Consolidations (ASC 810), Leases (ASC 840/842), Taxes (ASC 740), and Derivatives (ASC 815). We are not looking for broker dealer/fair-value funds experience and in fact if a candidate has FV experience, it may counteract any exposure to the technical components mentioned above.
We are aiming for 5-7years of relevant experience- it?s important they not be too heavy or too light in relevant experience
We are not looking for broker dealer/fair-value funds experience
This is a role that will be working on very complex transactions and we are looking for resumes that showcase their exposure to technical accounting experience
To emphasize we are looking for:
Complex technical accounting experience