Sr. Project Accountant

Acumen Companies
Arlington, VA
Oct 19, 2019
Oct 22, 2019
Full Time
Acumen Companies is one of the DC region's fastest-growing real estate development firms, making it one of the top 50 companies on the Washington Business journal's fastest-growing company list 2 years in a row. Acumen creates vibrant and engaging communities through mixed-used multifamily and hotel projects throughout the DC and LA markets. Responsibilities Acumen Companies is seeking a Sr. Accountant/Controller based in our Washington, DC office. The Sr. Accountant is responsible for performing daily accounting duties for real estate and development projects. As a Sr. Construction and Property Accountant/Controller, primary responsibilities include but are not limited to: Maintain project books in Procore and general ledger in Quickbooks Prepare financial reports for internal and external use that include investors and banks Prepare and submit bank draws for project funding Manage month/quarter/year-end closing processes to include maintaining and communicating closing schedules Manage the oversight of the staff accountants and monthly/quarterly reporting evaluation Analyze financial performance and trends to identify significant fluctuations for executive evaluation Identify/implement work process improvements to streamline accounting methods Develop annual department goals and action plans with quarterly reviews of department performance Appoint roles on new projects and manage staff to meet milestones Required Experience, Skills, And Qualifications: BS/BA in Accounting from a four-year college or university. Graduate degree a plus 5+ years Real Estate Construction and Property accounting 5+ years of experience in Quickbooks and Procore 3+ years In-depth Knowledge of Financial Modeling with Excel required 3+ years of Real Estate Investor Reporting Ability to solve advanced problems and deal with a variety of options in complex situations Strong degree of integrity, dedication and honesty Committed and enthusiastic about the mission and vision of Acumen CPA a plus but not required What We Offer You: As a small group, we have a culture that focuses on professional fulfillment, amazing workspace, a strong bond of closely working together to collectively grow. Acumen offers reimbursement against expenses for health, dental, disability, cell phone, parking, and transportation and life insurance and 401(k). In addition, we provide industry event membership and attendance. We also provide membership to American Express Platinum Business credit cards and listed rewards. Along with annual team bonus distribution as well as quarterly budget and schedule saving bonus split Salary: $70,000 to $120,000