• Senior Accountant

    Job Locations US-MA-Boston
    Job ID
    3916
    Function
    Accounting / Finance
    Location Name
    177 Milk Street
  • Overview

    Related Beal is a fully integrated real estate firm focused on development and investment opportunities in Boston and the surrounding region. Related Beal leverages a national real estate platform with expertise across all asset classes and storied local experience in life sciences, commercial and residential development, property management and real estate investments. Related Beal has developed, and is undertaking the development of, some of the most recognized buildings in the area including The Clarendon and One Back Bay, 100 Arlington, Converse World Headquarters, 131 Beverly Street, 101 Beverly Street, Congress Square and the Quinzani Bakery site in the South End.  Related Beal has also expanded its platform to include the pursuit of affordable housing opportunities.

     

    Related Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Responsibilities

    The Senior Accountant will work closely with the Development and Construction Accounting Manager on Boston Development projects.  The Senior Accountant will be responsible for preparation and review of monthly development requisitions, project reconciliations as needed, quarterly and annual financial reporting, as well as compiling information for external auditors.  This position involves collaboration with the accounting team and senior leaders across Construction, Design, Development, Finance, Tax and Legal.  The 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. 

    • Assist in the preparation and review of monthly development funding requisitions
    • Lead the reconciliation of existing and on-going projects
    • Support Development and Construction teams and provide information on an as needed basis
    • Assist project staff accountants on the day-to-day accounting for Development and Construction projects
    • Preparation of quarterly and year-end financial reporting
    • Support system improvement initiatives, including streamlining and automating processes
    • Compile information for external auditors and act as a point of contact for follow up questions
    • Assist with special projects

    Qualifications

    • Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of relevant accounting experience 
    • Real estate development or construction experience and CPA preferred
    • Excellent analytical skills
    • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel
    • Clear communicator with ability to interact with senior leaders
    • Superior organizational skills, must be detailed oriented and have the ability to multitask
    • A mature professional with excellent judgment, interpersonal skills and ability to work independently as well as part of a team
    • Knowledge of JD Edwards accounting software, a plus

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