2/8/2013
Senior Property Accountant
Montreal
Finance - Eastern Region
2013-02-08_859
Contract
 Contract: Maternity leave replacement – 18 months 

 

Ivanhoé Cambridge is one of the ten largest real estate companies in the world, with over $30 billion of assets in the shopping centre, office, and multi-residential buildings in 20 countries as at December 31, 2011.

 
Headquartered in Montréal, Québec, Ivanhoé Cambridge is the real estate subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers.
 
 
Specific accountabilities:
 
The Senior Property Accountant will be responsible for the monthly accounting, the maintenance of capital budget and the preparation of the annual budget forecast for assigned properties.  He also participates to the preparation of the forecasts and operation budget and the year end audit file.            
  • Prepare monthly and year end reconciliation;
  • Prepare annual CAM statements and financial statements;
  • Participate to the preparation of the forecasts and operation budgets as well as the capital budget;
  • Prepare monthly analysis of operating budget variances;
  • Prepare monthly accruals and adjusting entries;
  • Prepare bank reconciliation;
  • Maintain job cost and capital budget;
  • Prepare reports on monthly expenses due to amortization and fixed assets;
  • Prepare annual audit files;
  • Participate to the internal audit process;
  • Prepare partnership financial statements and reporting package on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis;
  • Maintain liaison with other disciplines of the organization, i.e. Co-owners, Operations, Treasury, Property Services, Property Financial Administration, etc.;
  • Assist in the reviews of accounts payable coding;
  • Prepare GST and QST reconciliation and related allowances.
 
 
Key requirements
  • Professional Accounting Designation  of CMA or CGA, or in the process of obtaining one;
  • Minimum of  two years' experience in general accounting: experience in real estate accounting an asset;
  • Proficiency in MS Office; J.D. Edwards, an asset;
  • Good knowledge of French and English (both spoken and written);
  • Excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and flair for teamwork. 
 
If you are interested by this challenge, please submit your resume.
 
A professional and appealing environment!
 
Ivanhoé Cambridge has been recognized as one of the 100 Best Employers in Canada. We value the importance of human resources, which is why we provide a stimulating professional environment where integrity and respect, the drive to outperform, service excellence, teamwork and innovation are highly valued.