Director of SEC Reporting

Buckingham Search - Downers Grove, IL

Buckingham Search is excited to be partnering with an industry leading Real Estate Investment company headquartered in the Chicagoland area. They’re seeking to hire a Director of SEC Reporting to their team! This role opened up on the team due to internal promotions.


Position Responsibilities:

The Director of SEC Reporting is responsible for the oversight and management of timely and accurate SEC financial reporting. This position serves as the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) expert and monitors and ensures timely identification of and compliance with evolving accounting guidance. The position will prepare and oversee technical accounting research related to such accounting standards. The Director of SEC Reporting will also support and assist with the internal control and the Sarbanes Oxley processes.



  • Work with a close-knit group that works well as a team and shares the same vision
  • Well known organization that has a great reputation in the market
  • Strong compensation package
  • Work/life balance
  • A lot of growth opportunities
  • Top-notch benefits package


Position Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of prior professional experience in public or corporate accounting including managerial experience. Real estate, REIT or commercial real estate mortgage industry experience is preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of SEC reporting, US GAAP and internal control processes.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
  • Leadership experience in organizing, planning, and executing projects from conceptualization through implementation across multiple reporting and organizational lines.

Posted On: Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Compensation: $125,000 to $180,000

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