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Senior Accountant, Financial Reporting in San Mateo, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 9/4/2018

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Job Number: 2122809

Senior Accountant, Financial Reporting
San Mateo, CA

  • Key team member in the preparation of the Company's public reports including the quarterly supplemental analyst package and SEC filings (Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, Form 4 etc.).
  • Preparation of financial statements, footnotes and related supporting schedules in accordance with U.S. GAAP and SEC requirements.
  • Coordinate with management, external auditors and other internal resources to enable timely review of SEC Filings including Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, etc.
  • Work closely with CFO, CAO, senior management, bankers, legal counsel, auditors and others within the organization to prepare registration filings for equity and debt issuances as needed.
  • Assist in the quarterly dividend pay-out process and monitor the Company's outstanding share count.
  • Work closely with the Investor Relations Team to prepare for the annual proxy filing.
  • Prepare various technical accounting/policy memos based on current or new GAAP guidance, often involving complex accounting topics.
  • Provide ad hoc reporting to CAO, CFO, and Executive Management, as needed.
  • Assist tax reporting team on an as needed basis in preparation of tax related reporting requirements.
  • Assist the Treasury Team for outgoing wire approvals, as needed.
  • Participate in the coordination of various department projects as applicable to continue to build efficiencies.
  • A valid driver's license and current automobile insurance is required.
  • CPA highly preferred or on track to get a CPA license
  • Real estate accounting a plus and SEC experience strongly preferred.
  • B.A. degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Prior Big 4 or Regional audit experience preferred (2-4 years).
  • Industry experience preferred (2+ years).
  • Dedicated team player who is flexible and adaptable to change in a fast-paced environment.
  • Perceptive, self-starter with excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Able to juggle several projects at once and know how to prioritize deadlines.
  • Ability to work under pressure and with tight deadlines.
  • Organized and have good attention to detail.
  • Strong computer skills (Excel and other MS Office applications).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Yardi experience a plus.

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