Current Job Opportunities

Corporate Accounting Associate

Blue-chip real estate company in downtown Columbia is seeking a Corporate Accounting Associate to join its growing organization. Our client is looking for a driven, top-performing professional to assume the following duties in its high-quality accounting function:

  • Ensure timely and accurate monthly close of the property general ledgers and creation of property level financial statements including preparation of account reconciliations and posting of journal entries
  • Prepare budget and underwriting to actual explanations by line item for all properties and determine the key drivers of Net Operating Income variances
  • 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
  • Provide acquisition and transaction support for Investments team including onboarding of new properties into the Yardi system and preparation of the opening journal entry
  • Assist with annual budget and quarterly reforecast processes
  • Assist with audit and tax preparation
  • Assist in 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

Positions reports to Director-Investment Accounting.

Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business or related field and 2+ years of relevant experience in public accounting or commercial real estate accounting. CPA or Masters of Accountancy strongly preferred. Should possess excellent skills in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of Yardi and/or Argus Enterprise preferred. Must have strong analytical, communication, and technical accounting skills with solid understanding of GAAP. Other desired characteristics include strong work ethic, self-motivation, attention to detail, passion for quality, ability to work independently and meet deadlines, and solid organizational and process skills to manage multiple competing priorities.

To $75K.

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

JO1312

Controller – Director of Treasury & Tax

Blue-chip, stable manufacturing/engineering firm in Northeast Columbia is seeking an experienced Controller or Director of Accounting for an excellent opportunity with its management team.  Responsibilities include financial reporting, management of the general ledger function and closing process, budgeting, forecasting, treasury and banking relationships, cash flow management, and some tax duties.  Position reports to VP-Finance and supervises a small staff.  Position offers excellent salary, bonus potential, and attractive benefits.

Candidate should have Bachelors degree (ideally in Accounting) and 15+ years of accounting/financial experience in manufacturing (including 3+ years of management/supervisory experience).  CPA or CMA preferred.

To $140K plus bonus potential and attractive benefits.

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

JO1208

 

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].

JO0205

 

Inventory Manager/Cost Accountant

Growing, blue-chip Lexington County company is seeking a degreed professional with recent significant inventory management and cost accounting experience.  Will be responsible for ensuring accurate inventory, developing inventory reports, analyzing variances, implementing and enforcing inventory control procedures, maintaining accurate standard costs, and preparing monthly journal entries as needed.  May participate in special projects.  Reports to Chief Financial Officer.

Candidates should have Bachelors degree, ideally in Accounting, Finance, or related field, and 5+ years of strong inventory management and cost accounting experience.  Must have strong work ethic and solid leadership, communication, and analytical skills.

To $75K.

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

JO2703

Tax Senior/Manager

Established, respected CPA firm in Charleston is seeking tax professional with experience in individual, corporate, partnership, and fiduciary tax compliance and tax research.  Excellent work environment.  Will be responsible for supervising and mentoring less-experienced staff.

Successful candidates should be a CPA with at least 3-5 years of diverse tax experience in public accounting.  Masters of Taxation ideal but not required.  Must have solid communication and supervisory skills and a passion for assisting clients with tax matters.

Market salary.

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

JO1012

Tax Professional

Growing tax and client accounting CPA firm has an opportunity for a tax professional in its Sumter office.  Position will have a wide range of tax responsibilities for individuals, small businesses, partnerships, etc.  Firm offers a family-friendly atmosphere, potential fast-track advancement to partner, and reasonable hours during tax season.

Ideal background would be CPA with 3+ years of tax experience in public accounting. The firm will consider candidates who have passed the CPA exam but lack the requisite experience.

Market salary

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

JO2706