Accounting and Finance

Staff Accountant

Friedman Williams

Staff Accountant New York City

Job ID: 15670

Job Responsibilities

•Enhance technical proficiency – Analyze and account for basic and complex transactions – such as lease amendments, financings, acquisitions and dispositions in accordance with US GAAP

•Exposure to ERM system – record recurring monthly and quarterly journal entries for various processes and data points for Asset Management for reporting purposes

•Public reporting exposure – Coordinate with our financial reporting group during in the quarter and year end consolidation process by preparing and proofing disclosures in our 10-Qs and 10-Ks to meet SEC filing deadlines

•Multi-task – Operate in a dynamic environment and prepare ad hoc account analyses and projects for various members of the closing group – many of whom come from a public accounting background

•Investor relations – Assist in preparation of data for the investor relations group and gain an understanding of the financials from their perspective

•Gain exposure to international portfolio – foreign exchange impact and frequent communication with international accounting team

•External audit assistance- Assist in preparing supporting schedules for external auditors and responding to audit inquiries

•Growth – Opportunity to expand skillset as role develops


•BS/BA in Accounting; intention to become a CPA

•Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

•Excellent analytical, problem solving and organization skills

•Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

•Highly motivated and goal oriented

•Ability to work well in a team setting

•Proficient computer skills, advanced Microsoft Excel

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