• Project Accountant

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    3536
    Function
    Accounting / Finance
    Location Name
    460 West 34th Street
  • Overview

    Related Companies is the most prominent privately owned real estate firm in the United States. Formed over 40 years ago, Related is a fully integrated, highly diversified industry leader with experience in virtually every aspect of development, acquisitions, management, finance, marketing and sales.

     

    Headquartered in New York City, Related has offices and major developments in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, South Florida, Washington, D.C., Abu Dhabi, London, and Shanghai and boasts a team of over 3,500 professionals. The Company’s portfolio of over $50 billion in real estate assets owned or under development is made up of best-in-class mixed-use, residential, retail, office and affordable properties in premier high-barrier-to-entry markets. Related has developed preeminent mixed-use projects such as Time Warner Center in New York and CityPlace in West Palm Beach and is currently developing the 28-acre Hudson Yards project on Manhattan’s West Side. Related also manages approximately $4 billion of equity capital on behalf of sovereign wealth funds, public pension plans, multi-managers, endowments, and family offices. Related was recently named to Fast Company Magazine’s list of the 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World.

     

    Related also owns Equinox® Fitness Clubs and SoulCycle further expanding the company's capabilities into the health and fitness arena and enhancing the value of its properties through an exclusive, branded amenity and lifestyle offering. Related is a partner in CORE, a boutique residential brokerage.

    Responsibilities

    The Project Accountant will assist in the preparation of financial reports and analysis.

     

    • Ability to manage various assignments simultaneously
    • Provide quality administrative and financial services to the entity/project with a focus on the job cost and construction aspect of the project.
    • Reports to: Senior Accountant
    • Facilitate the timely and accurate data entry process for all subcontracts, subcontractor applications, change orders, general expenses
    • Proof all batches to ensure accuracy and distribute to Senior Accountant for final review and approval
    • Assist Senior in preparation of Applications for Payment Oversee Textura processing for all contracts, designers and vendors, as applicable
    • Understands eBuilder process and supports its functionality
    • Ensures detailed review of general conditions
    • Assist Senior in preparation of monthly/quarterly close

    Qualifications

    • Minimum of 3-5 years of relevant accounting experience with a real estate development or construction company
    • Public accounting experience, a plus
    • Highly intelligent with excellent analytical skills
    • Strong Excel skills
    • Ideal candidate is a highly entrepreneurial and self-motivated person who thrives in a dynamic work environment and demonstrates a flexible and adaptable work style that responds quickly and efficiently under tight deadlines
    • Clear communicator with ability to interact with senior leaders
    • Team player
    • Superior organizational skills
    • A mature professional with excellent judgment and interpersonal skills
    • Undergraduate degree
    • Advanced understanding of JDE accounting software, job costing and system utilization
    • Identifies areas for process improvement
    • Ability to recognize issues and communicate with management in a clear and articulate manner
    • Ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of systems like Ebuilder, TAP, Textura

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