Corporate CPA

Blue chip Columbia corporation has an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Certified Public Accountant who is seeking work/life balance and advancement potential. Position will be responsible for financial analysis supporting company wide strategic and operational initiatives to include analysis of actual cost, preparation of monthly forecast and cost center analysis. Perform studies to improve the operational and financial effectiveness of the company. Advise management regarding matters such as effective use of resources and return on investments scenarios.

We are seeking a Certified Public Accountant (required) with four or more years of public accounting experience or five or more years of corporate accounting experience.  Masters degree in Accounting or related field and experience in statutory accounting and health insurance preferred but not required.  Successful candidate should possess the following:

• Strong communication, presentation, analytical,  and decision-making skills.

• Able to compile information, design reports, perform research, and analyze data.

• Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret quantitative/qualitative analysis.

• Knowledge of consolidated financial statements.

• Knowledge of GAAP and STAT accounting and Microsoft Office.

• Able to communicate complex financial concepts and data in an understandable manner to all levels of management and staff.

• Detail-oriented.

To $75K plus 5-10% bonus potential.

Please submit your résumé in Word or PDF format to [email protected].


Financial Accountant

Columbia insurance company is seeking a key employee for its finance team to be responsible for general ledger accounting and reconciliations.  Will support the financial team in the completion of financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).  Will also assist in redesign and implementation of the technical accounting process, including documentation of SOX controls.  Specific duties include the following:

  • Perform balance sheet reconciliations and create journal entries and adjustments when necessary
  • Perform analytical review of financial results for assigned business and prepare commentary or explanations for period development
  • Provide responses for questions concerning financial results
  • Work with the accounts receivable database, which is housed in Microsoft Access, and perform reconciliations to source data
  • Assist with preparation of reports and statements for various state and regulatory filings
  • Assist and provide support for internal/external audits and budget processes
  • Miscellaneous other duties that may be assigned

Position requires a Bachelors degree in accounting or finance with 3-5+ years of experience in corporate or public accounting.  Insurance experience preferred but not required.  Must have knowledge of and experience in Microsoft Access and have high level of Excel proficiency, including pivot tables and complex formulas.  Should have strong communication and analytical skills and possess ability to work independently, prioritize responsibilities, and manage time effectively.

To $70K.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].



Manager-Investment Accounting

Growing real estate investment company has a high-profile opportunity for a strong accounting professional with commercial real estate experience.  The Manager-Investment Accounting will manage all aspects of property and investment accounting for the company’s investments, including the closing process, property-level financial statement analysis, budgeting, reforecasting, and business intelligence.  Specific duties include the following:

  • Supervise, manage and direct day-to-day activities of property accounting and staff, including recurring journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, variance reports and internal/external  financial reporting
  • Oversee and ensure timely and accurate monthly close of the property general ledgers and creation of property level financial statements
  • Review budget to actual explanations by line item for all properties and determine the key drivers of budget to actual property Net Operating Income variances
  • Partner with the Director – Investment Accounting and the Managing Director – Asset Management on the budgeting and reforecasting process for all properties
  • Partner with the Asset Management team to review accounts receivable detail along with the operations teams to determine the required bad debt reserves and to ensure all income is billed in accordance with lease terms, including review of monthly accruals and annual reconciliations of recovery items
  • Partner with various property operations groups to identify value creation opportunities at the property level that will drive efficiencies into the leasing and property valuation process and increase cash flow through sales reporting, percentage rent, and expense recoveries
  • Play a key role in the Company’s financial reporting process including the preparation of the quarterly report and annual audited financial statements
  • Provide sound advice relative to potential financial implications of proposed transactions, acquisitions, and dispositions and interact with all levels within the Company to ensure proper recording of financial transactions
  • Manage departmental projects that deploy updated processes and technology to create efficiencies and automate manual tasks
  • Assist with special projects or tasks to support the overall Company’s goals
  • Maintain and document policies and procedures around financial reporting, internal controls, and accounting system infrastructure

Position will supervise a growing staff, report to Director-Investment Accounting, and work closely with the Chief Financial Officer and other members of senior financial management.

This opportunity requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field and 6+ years of experience specifically in commercial real estate property accounting.  A focus on retail or office space preferred.   Masters degree or CPA preferred but not required.  Experience with Yardi and Argus Enterprise ideal.

To $120K plus bonus potential.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF format to [email protected].