financial analyst in los alamitos

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job type
permanent
salary
US$ 81,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
los alamitos, california
job category
Financial Services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 81,000 per year
reference number
435712
phone
310-277-7900
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job description

job summary:

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE), an S&P 500® company, is an urban office REIT uniquely focused on world-class collaborative life science and technology campuses in AAA innovation cluster locations. Founded in 1994, Alexandria pioneered this niche and has since established a significant market presence in key locations, including Greater Boston, San Francisco, New York City, San Diego, Seattle, Maryland, and Research Triangle Park. Alexandria is known for its high-quality and diverse tenant base. Alexandria has a longstanding and proven track record of developing Class A properties clustered in urban life science and technology campuses that provide its innovative tenants with highly dynamic and collaborative environments that enhance their ability to successfully recruit and retain world-class talent and inspire productivity, efficiency, creativity, and success.

We are seeking a Financial Analyst for our Pasadena headquarters office. The incumbent will be a highly skilled individual with an accounting and analytical background, and a strong technical accounting skillset who enjoys working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment. He/she must also possess proficient excel skills, and have the ability to communicate at all levels, including C-suite and executive management.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex (including sexual or gender identity), religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, age, marital or veteran status, genetic information, physical or mental disability, or medical condition. For additional information on Alexandria, please visit www.are.com

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with preparing financial analyses, including but not limited to:

    • Performing data mining to analyze leasing and property statistics
    • Preparing accounting memorandum to document new processes
  • Assist with the month-end close process, including but not limited to:

    • Preparing journal entries such as accruals, prepaid expenses
    • Preparing fluctuation analysis for property balance sheet and income statement trends
    • Preparing stand-alone financial statements and performing tie-out of financial statements to supporting documents for management review
  • Assist with process improvement projects, including but not limited to:

    • Data validation testing for JD Edwards Accounting software enhancements
    • Abstracting information from a manual source and input in the JD Edwards database
    • Gathering supporting documentation from the Accounting team members for management review
  • Assist the Financial Reporting team with quarterly and annual reporting requirements, including the preparation of supporting schedules for the preparation of the Company's SEC filings
  • Perform accounting and peer research when required
  • Assist Accounting Department with ad hoc analysis and special projects

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration
  • CPA, CFA, or MBA preferred
  • 4+ years of related experience required
  • GAAP knowledge is required
  • Quick learner and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritize deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention-to-detail is required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • Real estate background preferred
  • Good knowledge of leasing statistics and leasing revenues preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills preferred
  • JD Edwards experience is a plus
 
location: Los Alamitos, California
job type: Permanent
salary: $81,000 - 99,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 4 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Assist with preparing financial analyses
  • Assist with the month-end close process
  • Assist with process improvement projects
  • Assist the Financial Reporting team with quarterly and annual reporting requirements, including the preparation of supporting schedules for the preparation of the Company's SEC filings
  • Perform accounting and peer research when required
  • Assist Accounting Department with ad hoc analysis and special projects
 
qualifications:
  • Bachelor or Master's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration
  • CPA, CFA, or MBA preferred
  • 4+ years of related experience
  • GAAP knowledge is required
  • Quick learner and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritize deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • Real estate background preferred

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skills: Financial Analysis

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

skills

Financial Analysis

qualification

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration
  • CPA, CFA, or MBA preferred
  • 4+ years of related experience
  • GAAP knowledge is required
  • Quick learner and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to prioritize deadlines
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • Real estate background preferred


If you're interested in being considered for this dynamic role, Click to apply!

responsibilities

  • Assist with preparing financial analyses
  • Assist with the month-end close process
  • Assist with process improvement projects
  • Assist the Financial Reporting team with quarterly and annual reporting requirements, including the preparation of supporting schedules for the preparation of the Company’s SEC filings
  • Perform accounting and peer research when required
  • Assist Accounting Department with ad hoc analysis and special projects

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree