recruitAbility is looking for senior-level accountants with interest in being an integral part of the high level of growth our Real Estate Investmenclient is experiencing. Based in South Austin, this role will allow you to enjoy a level of influence and responsibility similar roles won’t provide. Reporting directly to the company CFO, this senior-level accountant role has phenomenal personal growth potential.

What our client is looking for in a senior-level accountant:

  • Process Improver – Someone who understands how to enhance what is currently being done to increase efficiency 
  • Flexibility –  Someone agile enough to deal with the ever-changing priorities of a high growth environment
  • Tenacity – Someone who smiles at challenges and sees them for what they really are, a path for development and growth
  • Vision – Someone who can see the forest through the trees, but still understands why the flowers in front of them are important
  • Versatility – Someone who is able to deliver the goods, but still realizes we work to live, not live to work, and behaves accordingly depending on the situation

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. 
  • 5+ years of experience in real estate accounting, public accounting, or investment/partnership accounting.
  • CPA/CPA track preferred (not required)
  • Strong GAAP knowledge
  • Team player with the ability to work independently 
  • Professional attitude, with above-average communication skills

This role will ultimately be responsible for A/P, A/R, general ledger, month-end close, financial statement preparation, internal reporting, budget vs actual analysis, cost allocation, investment analysis, project draws, process improvements, and ad hoc reporting.

If you are still reading this, then there is a strong probability you should apply immediately! We look forward to reviewing your experience and fit for this exciting senior-level accountant position.Timberline Real Estate Partners

Senior Accountant | Austin, Tx

About Timberline
Formed in 2018 by Stan Nix, Timberline Real Estate Partners invests in and develops hospitality and
retail-led mixed-use properties with a long-term vision in demographically favored markets.
Timberline is comprised of a team of established principals from leading international real estate
firms, bring a combined 80-years and over $10 billion of investment, development, and
management experience across office, retail, residential, and hospitality asset classes. In a
vertically integrated structure, Timberline engages in all aspects of the investment process from
capital formation to direct involvement in property-level activities.

Your Role as a Timberline Senior Accountant

Join Timberline as we continue expanding our portfolio and building market presence and success.

The Senior Accountant will assist the CFO with all aspects of the Accounting/Finance function,
including the following:

Accounting, General Ledger, Administration, and Operations
 Complete monthly, quarterly, and annual corporate, real estate operating entity, and portfoliowide financial statements and reports for internal purposes, investors/JV partners, and lenders, as
applicable.
 Perform ongoing general ledger, A/P, A/R functions, including journal entry
preparation/documentation, cash management entries/reports, and rent roll management.
 Perform month-end closing activities including bank/general ledger account reconciliations and
overhead cost allocations.
 Prepare and analyze reports related to in-process development/construction projects, including
budget-to-actual analysis.
 Prepare documentation to support external audits, as applicable.
 Prepare information used in local, state, and federal tax returns.
 Complete miscellaneous/ad hoc reports under CFO’s direction, to support finance/asset
management/property management/development functions, as applicable.
 Interface with external accounting/finance vendors to resolve issues, as applicable.
 Prepare monthly draw requests for development projects and real estate investments.
 Recommend ideas/approaches for improving efficiency and effectiveness of accounting functions
to upper management as applicable.
 Planning and implementing changes in the accounting systems, as necessary
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Our Commitment to You
 You’ll develop core skills across real estate asset types through hands-on project experience.
 Over time, you’ll have the capacity to expand into broader and higher-level company roles utilizing
the strengths that you apply and exhibit in your role as Senior Accountant.
 You’ll benefit from our team’s passionate commitment and detail-oriented approach to executing
projects that will help you build an understanding of, and develop the skills for, the work that goes
into complex real estate transactions and investments.
 Along with a competitive salary, Timberline offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes
generous paid time off, 401(k) match and an employee healthcare plan.
Your Experience and Qualifications:
We look for individuals with a passion for the real estate industry (with emphasis on hospitality,
and retail properties) that have a strong educational background, demonstrated intellectual
curiosity, self-reliance, and leadership ability.
 Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
 3+ years of experience in real estate accounting, or public accounting, with focus on real estate
industry preferred.
 CPA/CPA track preferred.
 Knowledge of GAAP and the ability to understand and apply accounting policies in accordance with
GAAP.
 Excellent interpersonal, phone, and business writing skills.
 Highly resourceful team-player with the ability to also be extremely effective independently.
 Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.
 Independent judgment to manage, prioritize, and organize a diverse workload with an ability to set
priorities, meet deadlines and multitask.
 Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.
 Excellent attitude, attendance, and punctuality.
 Highly professional appearance and demeanor.