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Accounting Manager: $100-120k + Bonus
Santa Monica, CA



For three decades, our client's focus has been on Real Estate Investments in major metro markets across the United States that offer significant cash flow, revenue growth, and long-term capital appreciation opportunities. The company owns and operates the portfolio of Self Storage assets.  When you join them, you'll tap into the power of a traditional asset class with a distinctive style.  We are seeking motivated individuals who can contribute to our evolving culture. If you want to be a part of a creative, inspiring, and collaborative environment, this is the right place.

What Makes this Opportunity Awesome:

  • Make a difference and have a positive impact.  
  • Take the lead on team initiatives, learn new skills, build your management capabilities, and take advantage of the many growth opportunities.
  • Contribute creatively to the organization’s success by generating new and useful ideas


Primary Objectives and Responsibilities:

The Accounting Manager assists the Controller in managing the timeliness and accuracy of monthly financial statement reporting; including but not limited to monitoring property accountant daily activities, assist in month end Corporate close, annual reporting, and leading accounting projects.

  • Responsible for day-to-day accounting, financial reporting, operational analysis and regulatory compliance (e.g. sales and property tax) for assigned stores, coordinating external audits, review, and financial statement preparation, with footnotes.
  • Responsible for general GAAP compliance, for all stores, including writing GAAP position memos, and implementing new policies and procedure.
  • Responsible for Joint Venture day-to-day accounting and finance management and administration, including financial reporting and analysis, issue resolution, waterfall calculations, distributions and capital calls.
  • Leading and managing property and general accounts and training and developing them.
Desired Profile:
  • Education: Degree in Accounting, finance, or similar discipline. Active CPA license preferred
  • Experience: 5+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) including active listening 
  • Relationship skills: ability to develop and sustain cooperative working relationships – both internal and external
  • Organizational skills/Multi-tasking: Exceptional organization skills with the ability to allocate one’s time effectively, work under pressure, and meet tight deadlines; ability to handle multiple demands and competing priorities; ability to prioritize workload; and an ability to work at a detailed level
  • Proven skills in contributing to the development of company objectives and achieving desired goals
  • Strong accountability combined with strong work ethic and enthusiasm for teamwork
  • Energetic self-starter with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Intrapersonal: A willingness to learn in a dynamic environment that includes new ideas and innovation, intellectually curious, adaptable and ambitious
  • Computer Skills: high-level skills in MS Office Suite, high-level of comfort learning new accounting systems and computer applications

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