Senior Development Accountant
Job Description

Employment :Permanent

# of Openings :1

Classification :Accounting Management|Cost Accounting|Accounting Clerical|Financial|Financial|Other Industry:Accounting|Accounting|Accounting|Financial|Financial|Other

Senior Real Estate Development Accountant

Talentcor Professional is recruiting for a Senior Real Estate Development Accountant to join a well-known and reputable project management and development organization here in Vancouver. In this role you will be responsible for various high profile multi-use construction tower projects, both in Vancouver and across Canada. You will be reporting to the Manager of Project Development Accounting.

Our client offers a competitive salary (based on experience) and benefits package including RRSP contributions after 2 years.

A successful candidate will be responsible for a wide variety of accounting-related functions, including:

  • Prepare and maintain monthly proforma, bank draws, budgets & forecasts
  • Ensure budget re-allocations are completed, liaison with Development team to ensure all in agreement with allocations
  • Liaison with Project QS providing draw information and reviewing draft reports
  • Liaison with bank regarding information required for bank draws
  • Inform project managers of any budget overages
  • Review all hard cost construction draws, liaise with Hard Cost accountant as appropriate
  • Prepare cash calls as required
  • Issue billing as required
  • Prepare cash flow, projecting cash requirements through the remaining project
  • Ensure adherence of all insurance requirements
  • Maintain strong financial controls and processes
  • Administer all costing pool allocations for mixed use projects
  • Prepare monthly bank recs, working papers, and financial statements
  • Review all contracts and commitments for assigned projects; liaise with partners regarding all financial information
  • Review all working papers and liaison with external accountants, if necessary
  • Ensure adherence to all financial corporate governance requirements per separate partnership agreements
  • Issue ad hoc financial reports when necessary
  • Be able to question project costs and ensure their accuracy and validity
  • To qualify for this position:

  • Post-Secondary Degree and current enrollment in CPA program, or completed a professional accounting designation.
  • 4+ years’ directly related accounting experience.
  • Experience in the Real Estate industry is a strong asset
  • Experience with complex budgets, forecasting, internal transactions and executive presentations
  • Superior attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Extensive computer knowledge, including Excel & Timberline (Sage 300), preferred.
  • Thrives working in a busy, high-volume environment
  • Ability to handle conflicting deadlines and prioritize.
  • This position continues to evolve as our client expands and adapts to an ever-changing environment. It is therefore subject to ongoing change and demands someone that is willing to adapt to these changing demands.

    Do you have what it takes to be part of our clients’ dynamic team that continues to push the boundaries in their field?

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    About Talentcor

    Talentcor provides recruitment services for Administrative Professionals, Light Industrial, Sales & Marketing, Finance & Accounting, Customer Service, Human Resources, Legal, Skilled Trades and Procurement positions across all industries in Canada. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

    Talentcor is a division of Design Group Staffing Inc. an organization that is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

    For more information about Talentcor, please visit talentcor.com