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Senior Accountant, Real Estate

Valid from 5/29/2020 to 6/28/2020
Location: US-IL-Chicago
Job Overview
Industry: Accounting, Finance
Base Pay: N/A
Other Pay: DOE
Employee Type: Full-Time
Job Requirements
Education: Not Specified
Experience: Not Specified
Manages Others: No
Travel Required: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: No

Job Description

Ref ID: 01300-0011168545

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: DOE

To apply to this Senior Accountant, Real Estate role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky "AT"

Our client, a leader in the hospitality industry, seeks a self-motivated professional to join its Corporate Accounting Real Estate team. The Sr. Accountant will be responsible for preparation and review of journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations, cost segregations, financial statement analytics analytics and accumulation of details utilized to compile the quarterly statement of cash flows and footnote disclosures. In the undertaking of these tasks, the Senior Accountant – Real Estate will be expected to ensure the quality of work delivered by the team’s Staff Accountants and assist their supervisor(s) to foster the Staff Accountants’ career development.

Other essential functions:
- Preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations, cost segregations, analytics, and other requested details used for financial reporting.
- Review journal entries, account reconciliations, analytics, and other work assigned to and prepared by staff accountants.
- Global fixed asset maintenance, including fixed asset additions, transfers, retirements, and depreciation for owned/leased properties.
- Fielding and resolving inquiries from management, other departments within the Company, and external auditors.
- Contribute to and enhance compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley, including documentation of process areas and testing of key controls.

Job Requirements

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems
- Distinguished analytical, quantitative and social skills
- Microsoft Excel experience
- Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
- 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

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