Manager, Accounting

Accounting - Asset Reporting
Posted: 06/17/2022
Full Time
Los Angeles, CA
The Accounting Manager will be responsible for preparing and reviewing the day-to-day accounting records for CIM Group and its subsidiaries. This position will focus on the accuracy and timeliness of monthly consolidated financial information. 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Facilitate the monthly accounting close for the consolidated corporate entities by preparing and reviewing journal entries and related support.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting policies and procedures and resolve related accounting issues.
  • Analyze and research information as needed to answer accounting and financial questions by verifying information and interpreting data.
  • Implement new accounting pronouncements, as necessary.
  • Research accounting pronouncements and draft accounting position memos.
  • Maintain and create financial schedules, as necessary.
  • Assist with financial statement audits including preparation of supporting documentation.
  • Provide support to other departments within the Company related to various accounting and financial projects.
  • Train and support accounting staff.
  • Collaborate with department leaders and other team members to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Prepare and review intercompany reconciliations and settlements.
  • Prepare and review account reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts with adequate support.
  • Perform analysis of monthly and quarterly income statement trends.
  • Prepare ad-hoc requests and analysis as needed.
  • Responsible to work autonomously towards deadlines and goals.
  • NON-ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Position may require after-hours commitment as need arises for time-sensitive requests and to meet deadlines
  • SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Review work performed by accountants and senior associates
  • Oversight of third-party service providers
  • EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred
  • 6+ years overall experience; experience in private equity/real estate industry or public accounting preferred
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP
  • Experience with subsidiary companies and consolidation accounting a plus
  • KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office – intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Excel
  • Experience in Yardi, MRI, J. D. Edwards or comparable software
  • Familiarity with Nexus Payables or comparable software preferred
  • Ability to organize, perform and prioritize various functions to meet deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral, and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex agreements
  • Highly analytical and detail oriented
  • PERFORMANCE METRICS:
  • Accuracy in work product
  • Timeliness in completion of work product
  • Presentation ability (verbal and deliverables)
  • CIM does not accept unsolicited resumes from Agencies.  Any unsolicited resumes received from Agencies will be considered property of CIM and no fees will be due or paid.  If you wish to become an approved Agency with CIM or any of its Affiliates, please contact a member of the CIM Talent Acquisition Team.