Corporate Accounting Manager

  • Excellent basic salary; bonus potential & benefits
  • Luxembourg
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Caravel Search
  • 23 Oct 18

Our client, a global real estate investor, seeks a manager with strong accounting and analytical skills to join their team in Luxembourg.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years' experience up to a maximum of ten years; including at least two years as a manager (financial reporting/analysis or audit experience), preferably with real estate exposure.

Whilst the ideal candidate will currently be working on the commercial/client side having trained in a leading accounting firm, our client will consider exceptionally strong candidates working in practice.

Fluency in French is essential.

Primary responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Financial reporting for individual properties;
  • Financial reporting for certain corporate structures;
  • Month end review and reporting to Head Office;
  • Technical analysis to ensure appropriate accounting treatment for acquisitions & disposals;
  • Review of standalone and consolidated financial statements prepared by third party service providers, ensuring consistent application of accounting standards in accordance with local GAAP or IFRS;
  • Coordination, review and analysis of annual operating plans and quarterly reforecasts with asset & property managers;
  • Participation in the overall portfolio cash forecasting and distribution cycle;
  • Assisting with the execution of portfolio strategies related to European portfolio investments, including supporting the investment team on the execution of transactional activity;
  • Establish and develop efficient reporting processes for the European property portfolio; and 
  • Onboarding of third party service providers.