Overview

Make your next move an expert one.

At Colliers its not our success that sets us apart, its how we achieve it. Our people are passionate, take ownership and always do whats right for our clients, people and communities.

Why Colliers?

Our enterprising environment needs your expertise to facilitate Colliers continued growth as an industry leader. Our nimble, decentralized culture can provide you with a wealth of opportunities to learn about our business and quickly gain experience to accelerate your career.

Who you are

As the Assistant Controller in New York (Avenue of the Americas – 6th Avenue), you are responsible for the direction and supervision of the regional accounting office to provide quality and timely accounting services to our customers. Through planning, supervising, training, and supporting the accounting team, the Assistant Regional Controller improves Colliers profitability and achieves its mission.

You bring a positive attitude in everything you do, as demonstrated in strong relationships with your clients and colleagues. You also look for opportunities for continuous improvement by monitoring and reviewing accounting processes and procedures and recommending improvements to increase efficiency and improve internal controls. Youre flexible and can jump in to help others whenever necessary. You enjoy collaborating with other subject matter experts and regional leaders to develop innovative solutions to support our business objectives and growth plans.

What you bring:

3 – 5 years of progressive accounting experience in the commercial real estate industry; mid- large operations of commercial office buildings.
Bachelors degree
Proficiency in MRI
Experience in Lease Administration, reading and understading complex office and retail lease documents

Bonus skills and experience

Advanced education in accounting; CPA designation is an asset
Experience with audits, strong understanding of accounting standards
Real Estate industry accounting experience, including office, medical office, and retail properties

What success looks like:

An understanding of institutional investment reporting criteria
You successfully ensure the accuracy and productivity of all property management accounting and financial activities.
Increases operational efficiency for staffing levels and workloads to maximize efficiencies and profitability for the company.
Ensures that financial reporting is accurate and that reports are issued on time.
Effectively coordinates activities with internal or external auditors and others.

Make your next move an expert one and join us as we lead the industry into the future.

Direct applicants only please, no agencies.

Colliers provides equal employment opportunity to all persons. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against because of race, creed, origin, marital status, sexual orientation, age, otherwise qualified disabled or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. If you are a qualified applicant who requires reasonable accommodation to complete a job application, pre-employment testing, a job interview or to otherwise participate in the hiring process, please contact (e-mail removed)