- Four year college degree in Accounting
- Minimum of 2 years of experience or equivalent
- CPA or CPA candidate
- Real Estate exposure a plus
- Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
- Detailed oriented and motivated
General Job Description:
The Senior Accountant-External Reporting (“Senior”) is responsible for assisting the Supervisor, Manager and Director of External Reporting with the preparation of all quarterly and annual SEC filings (including Form 10-Q, Form 10-K and the Proxy statement), filings required under Form 8-K, press releases, annual reports, supplemental package and conference call script. The Senior prepares and monitors the Corporate Controller Group’s Quarterly Responsibility schedule and monitors the Company’s GAAP Policy Manual to ensure all necessary updates are made.
The Senior monitors the status of unissued separate property reports and assists with separate property report reviews. The Senior assists the Manager of External Reporting with the Company’s continuing education programs including the planning of the Company’s annual CPE Day technical agenda and presentations.
The Senior is an active member of the Company’s Transaction Committee and assists the Manager and Director of External Reporting with accounting and GAAP research for all SBU’s of the Company in addition to summarizing new accounting pronouncements as issued (including the expected impact to the Company).