Accountant

WP Osborne Executive Search Inc. - Toronto, ON (il y a 30+ jours)

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Our client, Starlight Investments, is one of the most exciting real estate firms to work for in Canada, with a track record devoted to creating long-term investor value and has been recognized as the largest privately-owned manager of Canadian multi-family properties. The Company co-invests in each asset, creating meaningful alignment in each of its strategies including joint ventures with institutional partners and family offices globally, publicly traded real estate investment trusts, publicly traded real estate investment funds and club deals. In aggregate, Starlight has over $14 billion in assets under management across its operating platforms; encompassing 43,000 multi-family units and 7.0M square feet of commercial properties.

The company’s disciplined and ongoing growth requires a significant number of best-in-class team members in the areas of Asset Management, Development, Construction, Capital Expenditures & Energy at various levels of seniority. For more information on their recent acquisitions and growth please visit us at www.starlightinvest.com and www.linkedin.com/company/starlight-investments-ltd-

Starlight is committed to delivering on their core mission, vision and values:

Mission: Maximize returns for investors through an entrepreneurial and disciplined approach to real estate asset management in North America

Vision: Be the global leader in real estate asset management in North America

Core Values: Teamwork, Initiative, Innovation, Integrity, Ownership

To support the company’s significant growth, an exciting opportunity is available within Starlight’s Multi-Family Finance group.

The Opportunity – Accountant

Reporting to the Accounting Manager and indirectly to the Controller, the Accountant is responsible for the accounting for various entities. This includes preparing journal entries, monthly balance sheet reconciliations, income statement analysis, year-end audit working papers, review of property managers reporting, accounting for marketable securities, cash calls and assisting with the preparation of consolidated financial reporting.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Detailed review of monthly property level reporting packages provided by property managers. Ensuring reporting packages are fully supportable and accurate
  • Work with the property managers to understand their records and ensure the completeness and accuracy of their work
  • Detailed preparation of consolidated account reconciliations for balance sheet and income statement accounts, including assisting with the preparation of monthly and quarterly financial reporting as required for ownership
  • Detailed preparation of financial statements, including notes to the financial statements
  • Analyze and interpret balance sheets and income statements, and provide financial/management reports as requested
  • Maintain General Ledger, including:
  • Post journal entries
  • Analyze general ledger
  • Make adjustments where needed
  • Completion of monthly bank reconciliations
  • Completion of HST reconciliations and returns
  • Review of the property managers monthly cash calls
  • Prepare full set of audit leadsheets and working papers for monthly reporting to assist auditors complete quarterly/year-end reviews/audits and tax return preparation
  • Assist with monthly and quarterly WSIB filings for the various entities
  • Assist with acquisition entries and preparation of necessary backup for audit purposes
  • Other tasks assigned by the Accounting Manager or Controller, as required

Qualifications

The qualified candidate will possess a university degree in accounting, finance or related field, and an accounting designation with 3 years of accounting experience; thorough understanding of accounting principles and GAAP; proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook; and advanced Excel skills. The successful candidate will have strong organization, analytical, communication and time management skills, and be detailed oriented.

Application

Thank you for your interest in the role. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Reference ID: 1060

Job Type: Permanent

Experience:

  • accounting: 3 years (Required)