Lead Real Estate Accountant
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Glasgow - Scotland - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Lead Accountant | CBRE Investment Accounting & Reporting Solutions (IA&R)


Your responsibilities / main tasks will include:

·       Answering questions regarding various accounting issues and reports, including profit and loss reports.

·       Researching open accounting issues and liaise with the relevant parties to solve them

·       Preparing balance sheets, profit and loss accounts and any other required accounting statements or financial reports.

·       Reviewing and verifying the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.

·       Preparing key Balance Sheet reconciliations and reviewing those done by others.

·       Maintaining, recording, and reconciling billings and accounts receivables and any other bookings based on the relevant supporting documentation.

·       Examining financial statements and documents for conformance with accounting requirements and principles.

·       Creating month-end accounting entries. Reconciling discrepancies; posting to GL.

What do you need to offer us?

·       Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

·       Knowledge and experience on consolidation.

·       Expert knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and/or commissions. Conducts basic financial analysis.

·       Strong reasoning ability: you are able to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents and can solve problems involving several options in situations. We are looking for a candidate with intermediate analytical and quantitative skills. You should be able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

·       Excellent written and verbal communication skills. We are looking for somebody who can collect, analyze, and summarize data and can prepare clear and concise reports. You need to have the ability to convey financial issues to non-financial users but also have proven ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing and interact effectively with management, employees, and auditors.

·       Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite applications.

·       Experience with automated accounting and financial management systems.