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Lease Auditor

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Are you looking to join a company that invests in their people? We are recruiting for an excellent opportunity with our client, a world leader in restaurants and dining experiences. They are seeking a Lease Auditor to support their operations. This company’s associates experience a culture dedicated to its mission and five fundamental values – Proactive, Respect, Growth, Great Operations, and Giving. They offer competitive benefits and rewarding opportunities. Apply today for immediate consideration!


Position Purpose

The Lease Auditor is responsible for reviewing leases ensure the company is being accurately billed by landlords.  They will also make cost reduction recommendations to Real Estate Legal & Property Management regarding selected audit issues and future lease negotiations to help ensure the success of the company.


  • Performs 200 desktop audits in addition to 10-20 onsite audits of landlords’ books and record involving review of annual reconciliation of operating expenses
  • Conducts expense analysis against lease language and market rates. 
  • Audits annual landlord reconciliation invoices for common area maintenance, real estate taxes, insurance, utilities, percent rent, etc. to identify obvious overcharges.
  • Prepares written reports covering audit recommendations and findings.  Obtains detailed documentation to validate all expenses charged; provides clear and precise audit results.
  • Researches and obtains documents and information to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, lease, and standards.
  • Communicates with landlords, operations, and legal departments to resolve audit findings and negotiate settlements. 
  • Provides guidance and answers questions that impact lease accounting during month-end close.
  • Negotiates settlement and collection of overpayments uncovered during audits and coordinates audit resolutions with Accounting and other internal departments. Secures financial recoveries.
  • Gathers information pertaining to lease language, historical payments and prior invoices to build an audit package for external auditors.
  • Makes cost reduction recommendations to Real Estate Legal and Property Management regarding selected audit issues and future lease negotiations
  • Acts as the liaison between tenants and landlords regarding common areas and/or related billings and develops and maintains positive working relationships with landlords.


Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in accounting, finance or real estate
  • 5+ years of lease auditing experience, preferably in the hospitality industry
  • Keen eye and strong ability to research and investigate discrepancies
  • Great attention to detail, ability to multi-task, and organizational skills



Apply online TODAY for immediate consideration!


JWilliams Staffing, Inc. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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