Real Estate Accounting Manager (property & corporate)
Stable real estate/contractor/property management firm with growth in 2020
Autonomy & flexibility to run the department
About Our Client
Our client is a familiar figure in the Chicagoland real estate and general contracting world, providing contractor services to private clients, as well as being the developer behind some key builds that shape the Chicago skyline. Currently, their biggest focus is on large scale industrial projects. Given the company's flexible model and proven track record, they are able to pivot to the hottest construction markets around the US.
MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.
Within this position, the successful Accounting Manager will be responsible for managing a team of 2 accountants and running both the property accounting & corporate accounting functions. This individual will be supported by the CFO & the company's excellent public accounting firm.
The Successful Applicant
To be considered for this position, candidates are required to have:
- Bachelors degree in Accounting/Finance and a proven track record of running the accounting function for a mid-sized real estate developer/property management firm.
What's on Offer
- Competitive base salary
- Industry leading benefits including healthcare, generous 401k, 3 weeks PTO + sick days + public holidays
- 15-20% bonus potential
- Opportunity to progress internally into a Controller seat