Fantastic career opportunity for a real estate accountant who is looking for the next step in their career. The Lead Accountant will have 4 direct reports (property accountants, AP, AR) and will report into the Controller.
Large, well-established, and highly successful real estate development company headquartered in Vancouver, with an accounting & finance team of over 25 people.
Opportunity for growth and development over the years.
Who- the Company :
Our client is a highly successful and well-established real estate company headquartered in Vancouver . They have created world class real estate properties in BC and beyond- residential, commercial, and mixed-used.
Their projects are known to be of high quality and well-designed. The company is very financially stable with an impressive accounting & finance leader at the helm.
What- the Role :
We are looking for a new Lead Commercial Accountant for the company’s diverse portfolio of properties (predominantly commercial and mixed use, with some residential).
The Lead Commercial Accountant (LCA) will report into a Controller and will be responsible for managing, coaching, and leading 4 direct reports- two (2) property accountants and two (2) individuals in AP & AR.
The LAA will conduct, and also oversee, full cycle accounting for properties in the Lower Mainland and a few other markets.
Responsibilities are diverse and will include :
Who- the Candidate :
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced accountant who is seeking the next step in their real estate career. We are looking for people who are solutions-oriented, hands-on in their work, and who have a positive attitude and lead by example.
The new Lead Accountant will hold themselves accountable to a high calibre of work while influencing their team members and colleagues to do the same.
If no true property accounting experience, candidate must have solid exposure to real estate (development & property management) sector with plenty of transferable skills- perhaps gained from public practice.
Strong Excel skills are crucial.
How Much :
Total compensation commensurate with accounting experience, education, and skills- please discuss further with Swim.
Vancouver, BC, close to rapid transit and many amenities (shops, restaurants, etc.). Desks are spaced apart and the company is following proper Covid-19 physical distancing and sanitization protocols.