Sr. Accountant

Date:  Nov 15, 2019
Property:  550 NEWPORT CTR (0003)
Location: 

Newport Beach, CA, 92660

Division:  Apartment Development (Apt_Dev)
Req ID:  30729

Position Summary:

Responsible for applying consistent accounting principles and procedures to record and analyze financial information, maintain the integrity of the financial records, provide transparent and accurate financial information to Sr. Management, prepare accurate and timely financial reports, and ensure adherence to appropriate accounting control procedures.

Job Duties:
  • Responsible for day-to-day aspects of job cost accounting related Apartment Reinvestment includes but not limited to: coding review and approval, capital authorization confirmation and manage project budget, etc.
  • Responsible for month end close, which includes preparing and reviewing monthly reports, journal entries and account reconciliation
  • Work with Project Managers to review project budget and forecast
  • Prepare cashflow schedule, adhoc analysis, business planning and forecasting
  • Support audits – both internal and external
  • Prepare monthly fixed asset additions entry and review information for accuracy
  • Semiannual review and preparation of fixed asset abandonments/retirements and identify appropriate book and tax treatment for each asset by property
  • Preparation of fixed asset tax forecast for Apartments Reinvestment Properties in collaboration with the Tax, Fixed Asset, and Planning departments
  • Prepare analysis of variance between actual and forecasted or plan capital
  • Assist with preparation of Capital Authorization requests
  • Assist with the preparation of quarterly Board Meeting/Investment Committee material as requested
  • Responsible for expense report review and approval
  • Assist with special projects and other duties as requested
Minimum Qualifications / Other Expectations:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 1 to 3 years of accounting experience with progressively increased responsibility. Job cost accounting, real estate or development industry experience a plus
  • CPA preferred
  • Microsoft Office and Google experience with advanced Excel / Google Sheets skills utilizing v-lookups and pivot tables. SAP experience a plus.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and has the ability to work with all levels in the organization
  • Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills. Willingness to multi-task, embrace change and ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Detail oriented, highly self-motivated, positive team-player attitude and ability to work with minimal supervision


About Us:
Irvine Company Community Development (a division of Irvine Company) is the premier master planner of residential communities in the U.S.

Irvine Pacific builds exceptionally crafted homes located in the acclaimed Villages of Irvine - thoughtfully designed and carefully constructed down to the finest details.

The Villages of Irvine is the fastest-selling new-home community in the U.S., with beautiful homes, top schools and generous open space…all in America’s safest big city.

We take as much pride in our employee community as we do the communities we create. It’s an environment populated with talented and experienced people, a collaborative spirit and abundant opportunities.

Apply today to join our employee community, and learn more about Irvine Company, our legacy and our guiding principles.


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