Accounting Manager (Big 4/8 CPA highly desired) for a Nationwide leader within Real Estate industry

Vertical Careers, Inc. - Glendale, CA

Accounting Manager

Our client is a reputable nationwide Real Estate company, a member of the S&P 500 and FT Global 500.

Location: Glendale

Positon: Accounting Manager

Salary: up to $130K + bonus

Job Specs:

This person will report to the Director of Accounting. While it is a "sole contributor" position, this person will work with, support, and influence people throughout the finance group and larger organization. Responsibilities include specific assigned significant components of the following core responsibilities of the financial reporting team:

  • The month end, quarter end, and year end close process.
  • SEC reporting - 10Q, 10K
  • Internal reporting and analysis of consolidated results to management
  • Quarterly reporting and analysis for the Board of Directors
  • SOX 404 internal control testing and analysis
  • Reconciling general ledger accounts and generate adjusting journal entries to ensure accurate financial statements
  • Audits and quarterly reviews with independent auditors
  • Devising better ways of doing thingsconstant improvement

    We are looking for the right fit from not only the technical perspective but a team fit as well. In addition to showing a desire and demonstrated potential for growth and advancement, some of the characteristics we would like to see in the successful candidate are:

  • Team player - someone who works toward team goals and achievements
  • Sense of urgency - ability to meet regular monthly/quarterly deadlines successfully
  • Quality of thought - the ability to understand and process opinions from all levels within the organization


  • 3-5 years of experience.
  • 3 years public accounting experience in "Big Four" or National CPA firm preferred.
  • CPA Preferred
  • Minimum four year degree in Accounting/Finance from a recognized university.
  • Strong analytical, accounting, and intellectual skills/capacity
  • Advanced computer skills, especially in MS Excel and MS Word
  • "Roll up the sleeves" and "follow through to completion" attitude. No fear of hard work.
  • Self-starter with ability to multi-task and work under strict reporting timelines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to develop cooperative relationships within all levels of the organization.


Posted On: Saturday, December 28, 2019
Compensation: up to $130K + Bonus

Position Contact
Eva Chiu
Managing Partner| Executive Search
(626) 486-9467,

Eva Chiu has over 15 years of specialized staffing and recruitment expertise. Eva is known for her energy, enthusiasm and passion for connecting the right people with the right opportunities. Her dedication to providing the highest quality service to both clients and candidates is one of her strongest attributes. Prior to Vertical Careers, Eva spent nearly 10 years with one of the nation’s largest specialized staffing firms first, as an account manager, and then as an executive recruiter specializing in accounting and finance professionals, achieving numerous accolades, including:

  • Superstars 2003, 2004 (Account Manager)
  • Superstars 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2010 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Rookie of the Year 2005 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Southern California Executive Recruiter of The Year 2006
  • Platinum Club 2006, 2008 & 2010 (Top 5%)
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