Senior Accountant in Palo Alto, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 10/15/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2141498

Senior Accountant

A multi-family investment firm is seeking a Senior Accountant with 3+ years of experience in real estate or investment management Duties include, but are not limited to, maintaining and analyzing accounting records, reviewing and approving monthly and quarterly financial reports, preparing interim and year-end audit work papers, submitting lender compliance reports, as well as other financial reports to management and/or owners.

Responsibilities

  • Review and approve monthly financial statements prepared by third party property management companies, which function may include reconciling errors, proposing journal entries, and reviewing and researching variance analyses
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual property budgets for the assigned portfolio of properties
  • Prepare and submit monthly/quarterly/annual financial and compliance reports to lenders and partners, including preparation of loan draw requests and equity contribution and distribution calculations, summaries and notices.
  • Prepare interim and year-end tax compliance, audit and/or tax work papers and assist in the Q&A with external auditors.
  • Provide accurate and timely financial information to other internal departments and under specific deadlines
  • Attend and participate in cross-functional Business Unit team meetings with Portfolio Operations
  • Provide regular reporting to Portfolio Operations regarding revenue and expense trends and metrics, as well as analyze and benchmark performance of assets within the respective Business Unit
  • May perform other duties as required

Knowledge & Skills

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of strong, general, full-cycle accounting experience, preferably in real estate or investment management
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Experience in Yardi software is preferred, but not required
  • Public accounting experience a plus

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