Senior Accountant - REIT


Accounting + Finance


Mill Valley, California

Employment Type



A publicly traded REIT with offices in California and NYC is looking to hire a Senior Accountant.

Compensation : $130000 - $140000
Job ID : 29426

Job Function:

  • Assist in preparation and review of the Quarterly and Annual Reports on Form 10-Q/K, the quarterly earnings release and other SEC documents, including the drafting of footnotes and MD&A
  • Help to ensure all financial statements comply with GAAP and SEC requirements and maintain supporting documentation for all financial statements and related footnotes
  • Assist in the coordination of annual audits and quarterly review activities of external auditors, including delivery of supporting documentation, clearing questions/issues, and reviewing new accounting transactions and disclosures
  • Manage internal reporting calendar and communications with stakeholders to ensure deadline adherence for the following processes: financial close, press release, supplemental, and 10-Q/K
  • Help to monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance, provide US GAAP interpretation, and prepare technical memorandums
  • Help write technical accounting and accounting policy memos to support conclusions on accounting transactions
  • Assist in the scoping and implementation of new accounting standards
  • Assist in preparation of Board and investor relations materials
  • Support month-end and quarter-end financial statement closing and preparation of management and JV investor reports
  • Assist in monthly accounting close by supporting review of equity compensation, payroll and other corporate-related journal entries
  • Assist in the implementation and maintenance of reporting procedures to comply with internal control requirements
  • Assist in finance transformation initiative related to financial reporting

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting  
  • CPA preferred
  • 4-6+ years of experience with a national accounting firm or a combination of public/private with exposure to SEC and financial reporting
  • Experience in the financial services and/or REIT industries preferred
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and SEC rules and regulations is required combined with the ability to research and propose company positions on complex accounting issues
  • Experience with Workday and Workiva/W-desk preferred
  • Experience with systems implementations  


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