Senior Accountant Senior Accountant …

Brookfield Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Brookfield Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Senior Accountant
Senior Accountant, Core Office US

New York, NY

Position Summary:

The Senior Accountant will be a member of the Core Office US consolidation team, focusing on consolidated management and legal entity reporting requirements for the US Office portfolio.

  • Consolidate, review and analyze information provided by subsidiaries for BPG and BPY financials as well as internal management reporting on an IFRS and proportionate basis
  • Monitor the submission process for US core office regions, including:
    • Distributing and communicating financial reporting templates and timelines to finance leads and any direct subsidiaries
    • Tracking financials reporting submissions from regions and following up as necessary
  • Prepare journal entries related to the consolidated adjustments ensuring they are complete and accurate
  • Assist in the preparation of analysis for the submission of the quarterly results for the purposes of BPY listed reporting
  • Assist with the preparation of legal entity financial statements for tax and compliance quarterly and adhoc requirements, including lender statements and IFRS tax provision
  • Preparation of key reconciliations for consolidated management reporting
  • Respond to requests from external auditors related to consolidated US Office submission and/or standalone financial statement requests
  • Assist Senior Management on routine and special projects as needed

Qualifications and Requirements:
  • Minimum of 3 years' accounting experience
  • Qualified CA or CPA
  • Strong technical knowledge of US GAAP and/or IFRS
  • Experience managing multiple entities with complex structures
  • Strong knowledge of excel required
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and ability to build relationships and work with professionals around the organization
  • Ability to handle a large volume of work with tight deadlines, and ad-hoc requests as required
  • Team player with positive attitude and pro-active approach to work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to describe complex accounting concepts in a clear and concise manner
  • Strategic thinker with ability to think outside the box, to improve upon existing processes or the implementation of new processes

This position would be suitable for those candidates who meet the role qualifications and who thrive in a performance-driven environment that emphasizes employee leadership and accountability for delivering results.