Job title: Senior Real Estate Accountant/ Manager - German speaker
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Real Estate / Private Equity
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Salary type: Annual
Location: Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Job published: 2021-01-11
Job ID: 32221

Job Description

Senior Real Estate Accountant/ Manager – German speaker

This is an exciting opportunity within a premium real estate investment firm that values innovation and creative ideas.

Your Responsibilities

Financial Accounting

  • Review day to day accounting for various companies
    • Bank statements;
    • Incoming invoices;
    • Outgoing invoices;
    • Accruals and provisions;
  • Maintain interest calculation schedules;
  • Maintain amortisation / depreciation schedules if applicable;
  • month-end reconciliations;
  • Review of accruals and provisions;
  • Intercompany reconciliations and advise administration department on intercompany settlements where applicable;
  • Preparation of financial statements.

Administration & General

  • Review periodical VAT returns;
  • Review, filing and follow up of information provided by property managers;
  • Assistance with preparation of monthly cash flows;
  • Assistance with preparation of the monthly management reports;
  • Assistance with information packages for lending banks if any;
  • Preparation of financial information/analysis as required;
  • Preparation of outgoing invoices where applicable;
  • Correspondence;
  • General administrative tasks.

Assistance year end reporting process / audit process

  • Preparation of annual US tax reporting packages;
  • Preparation of annual accounts;
  • Assist with consolidation process;
  • Liaise with external auditors;
  • Preparation of ad hoc reports / reconciliations.

Additional duties

  • Support and coach junior members;
  • Assist with preparation of various Bank Reporting;
  • Support asset management team with ad hoc financial information / analysis as required;
  • Support acquisitions team with financial information as required;
  • Work with tax advisors to ensure that tax structuring for investments is complied with and that tax opinion are updated where relevant;
  • Assist with continuous improvement initiatives for all financial reporting processes;
  • Liaise with 3rd party administrators and finance teams across Europe.

Your profile

  • Degree in accounting, finance, economics or similar
  • 4-6 years’ relevant professional experience in audit and/or accounting
  • Experience within the Real Estate sector;
  • Fluency in English and German (verbally and in writing) is a compulsory requirement;
  • Proficient user of MS Office and accounting software (Yardi preferably);
  • Excellent organisation skills;
  • Team player;
  • Goal oriented and hands on mentality.

Could this be the right opportunity for you? Please do not hesitate to send your CV to Agnieszka Parisse agnieszka.parisse@andersonwise.com to be considered for this recruitment process. Your application will be treated with the utmost discretion.  

 

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