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Senior Commercial Real Estate Accountant

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Our client, a commercial real estate development and investment firm, is seeking a Senior Commercial Real Estate Accountant to join their team. This company is a large, private, family-owned firm based in Dallas, Texas. With managed business segments consisting of sports/entertainment, private equity capital, operating, energy/resources, real estate and financial service companies, this firm is well established and highly successful.

Job Summary

The Senior Accountant is responsible general ledger, sub ledger, financial reporting and projection duties for several entities, as well as any required management reporting or analysis of the assigned entities.  The Senior Accountant also supervises accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets, job costing and general ledger process duties performed by the Staff Accountant assigned to assist with their respective entities.


Essential Functions
  • Develops management reports both within and outside of the accounting system.
  • Compiles monthly and quarterly financial statements for assigned entities in a timely manner (entities may include partnerships, limited liability companies, and various trusts).
  • Communicates with outside investment entities or operators and purchasers regarding financial information or miscellaneous correspondence.
  • Trains and supervises support positions to ensure proper procedures are being followed.
  • Compiles cash flows and income estimates for assigned entities.
  • Prepares all audit schedules for assigned entities.
  • Researches GAAP treatment on complex transactions.
  • Communicates with owners and/or management regarding financial information.
  • Assists with financial and tax audit.
  • Reviews schedules prepared by staff accountants as necessary.
  • Authorizes accounts payable to be entered and paid through the accounting system.
  • Reconciles monthly bank accounts for assigned entities.
  • Reviews accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets and other sub ledgers as they relate to their assigned entities.
  • Assists with and completes special projects as requested.
  • Directs, coaches and supervises staff accountants; trains new accounting employees.
  • Assists the investment team in various ways including making forecasts and projections, processing capital calls, redemptions and subscriptions, preparing investment budgets, and calculating gains/losses on real estate investment sales.
  • Maintains confidentiality over all corporate, stakeholder, personnel and research matters.


  • Analytical Skills – Synthesizes information; uses intuition and experience to complement data; designs and generates creative solutions.
  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully.  Must be able to develop solutions quickly and effectively.
  • Technical Skills – Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; pursues training and development opportunities.  Strives continuously to build knowledge and skills.
  • Oral Communications – Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification.  Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Written Communications – Writes clearly and informatively with attention to accuracy and detail.
  • Organizational Skills – Detail-oriented with strong multi-task skills.  Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously to successful completion.
  • Motivation – Demonstrates excellent personal motivation and enthusiasm. Shows persistence and overcomes obstacles.
  • Innovation – Displays original thinking and creativity.  Meets challenges with resourcefulness.


Education, Knowledge and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 5-8 years accounting experience is required.
  • CPA license strongly preferred.
  • Must have experience with general ledger processing, management reporting, accounts payable processing and implementation of internal control policies.
  • Must have strong background and understanding of computerized accounting systems including general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable and financial reporting. 
  • Must possess strong software skills including Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are required in order to effectively communicate with individuals at various levels within the organization and with outside auditors.


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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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