Director of Real Estate Services in Chicago, IL

$200K - $300K(Ladders Estimates)

public accounting   •  

Chicago, IL 60607

Industry: Legal & Accounting


11 - 15 years

Posted 28 days ago

  by  recruiter-profile-pic  Gary Daugenti

Director of Real Estate Services


Help real estate developers, owners, investors and property managers across all segments of the industry —commercial, residential, hospitality, medical, retail, industrial and mixed use — proactively manage debt and leverage assets.


  • Play a key role in developing our Asset Management, Real Estate tax practice
  • Direct compliance and consulting services for asset management organizations, from Fortune 100 to emerging businesses with a focus on tax reporting, structuring and tax risk management
  • Technical
  • Build, manage, direct, and monitor multiple client engagements teams while maintaining active communication with clients in an effort to manage expectations and help ensure client satisfaction
  • Lead, participate in and contribute to market and business development activities external to the firm; including identifying and pursuing new potential client service opportunities by collaborating with the companies Audit and Advisory practices
  • Contribute to the growth, experience, and institutional knowledge of the Asset Management tax practice staff level team members


  • Ten plus years of focused Financial Services, asset management and tax experience in an accounting firm, organization, and/or law firm with a focus in real estate
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university and licensed CPA or J.D./LL.M.
  • Demonstrated track record of business development with the ability to develop and maintain existing internal and external client relationships and help build new relationships with key targets
  • Experience leading multiple engagements and client service teams as well as developing and mentoring staff within a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to evaluate and articulate complex information

Valid Through: 2019-11-14

$250K - $375K
$200K - $300K base, benefits, relocation, 401k bonus