Accounting Manager - CBRE Investment Management
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REI Segment
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Los Angeles - California - United States of America

As an Accounting Manager, you will be responsible for more sophisticated accounting activities associated with maintaining the general ledger and for the production of various resultant financial statements. Normally advises a group of accountants. May participate in sophisticated general accounting projects. Coordinates approved accounting policies & practices to ensure that financial & operating reports accurately reflect the condition of the business & provide reliable information vital to control the operations. Examines financial statements and documents for conformance with accounting requirements and principles. About the role

What you’ll do

  • Participate in month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close meetings with accounting teams in all global regions, and assist in coordination of global close deliverables.
  • Prepare and review various monthly and quarterly complex journal entries, including compensation and bonuses, carried interest/incentive related accruals, and global allocation entries.
  • Work closely with FP&A and the Peoples teams on accounting efforts related to compensation and bonuses; maintain labor allocations; manage the calculation of various bonus plans, accruals and reconciliation.
  • Coordinate various intercompany transactions related to compensation and global shared service functions.
  • Assist in maintenance and reconciliation of intercompany between affiliate business units.
  • Reconcile and review assigned key high and medium risk balance sheet account reconciliations.
  • Maintain, document and review policies and processes for internal controls.
  • Help with requests related to quarterly and year-end financial reporting, external audit, and internal control review.
  • Assess current practices and procedures, and design process improvements, with a bias toward global standardization, efficiency, automation, documentation and enhancing controls.
  • Read and interpret contracts, legal documents, and other agreements and record complex business transactions in the general ledger.
  • Prepare ad-hoc requests for leadership.
  • Opportunity to participate in various team projects including system implementation, enhancements, automation and customization in partnership with the technology division.
  • Assist in key CBRE-wide projects, such as intercompany cleanup and policy enhancements, maintaining approval workflow, transitioning consolidation tool from HFM to Onestream.



What you'll need:
  • 6+ years of dynamic accounting experience
  • Knowledge of U.S. public company internal control and reporting requirements.
  • Knowledge of U.S. GAAP, including experience in the application of ASC 323, ASC 606, ASC 825 (specifically, the fair value option), and ASC 946.
  • Experience with SOX compliance, processes and control environments.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to collaborate across functional areas and geographic regions, and establish relationships.
  • Ability to craft and produce various ad-hoc reports.
  • Self-starter with the ability to take initiative, ask questions, detect problems and provide solutions.
  • Ability to multi-task and efficiently lead time across challenging activities/resource and handle projects/processes under tight deadlines.
  • Financial services experience, particularly fund accounting or asset management accounting.
  • Compensation accounting experience.
  • Experience working in a multinational company or a matrix reporting structure.
  • Experience with international accounting standards and multi-currency accounting.
  • CPA w/ Big 4 public accounting experience.
  • Familiarity with PeopleSoft, HFM, OneStream, Cadency, TM1, and PowerBI (or similar).


NOTE: An additional requirement for this role is the ability to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing.

Investment Management
Como líder en gestión de inversiones con más de 40 años de experiencia, ofrecemos una plataforma amplia y profunda que busca brindar constantemente resultados de clase mundial y un servicio al cliente excepcional. Nuestro enfoque dedicado en activos reales, capacidades integrales y compromiso con nuestros clientes nos da una ventaja competitiva distintiva. Con gerentes que son expertos en bienes raíces e infraestructura en el campo en más de 20 países, podemos administrar y operar activamente bienes que buscan maximizar los rendimientos, mover capital de manera efectiva y eficiente a través de las fronteras, y proporcionar valor a nuestros clientes en todo el mundo.