Accounting Manager

Major Brands   •  

New York, NY

5 - 7 years

Posted 240 days ago

  by    Kevin J. Collins

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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

Job Responsibilities

?      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 

$115K - 161K
$100K - $140K base, All Benefits bonus