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Chief Corporate Accountant in Warszawa at JLL

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

We are looking for a Chief Corporate Accountant for our Property Management department.

About JLL

We’re JLL. We’re a professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We help organizations around the world achieve their ambitions by owning, occupying and investing in real estate.

If you’re looking to step up your career, JLL is the perfect professional home. At JLL, you’ll have a chance to innovate with the world’s leading businesses, put that expertise into action on landmark projects, and work on game-changing real estate initiatives. You’ll also make long-lasting professional connections through sharing different perspectives, and you’ll be inspired by the best. We’re focused on opportunity and want to help you make the most of yours. Achieve your ambitions – join us at JLL!

Role Purpose

The purpose of the role is to ensure proper bookkeeping for the Property Management Clients in line with scope of contract and accounting law.

What this job involves:

  • Keep the books for clients - real estate entities (retail and office)
  • Ensure an accurate, efficient and timely month-end and year-end closing
  • Prepare and verify tax returns
  • Monitor current tax, accounting and financial problems
  • Reporting and current communication with the client
  • Prepare financial statements according to Polish GAAP and /or IFRS
  • Manage, develop and coach the accounting team
  • Liaise with external institutions – auditors, tax authorities, banks
  • Prepare/ update internal procedures
  • Other ad-hoc analysis as required

Every day is different, and in all these activities, we’d encourage you to show your ingenuity.

Sound like you? To apply you need to be / have:

  • Min. 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • License of Ministry of Finance would be an asset
  • Experience in managing a team of accountants
  • Strong knowledge of accounting guidance & principles (Polish GAAP, IFRS)
  • Strong knowledge of tax regulations in real estates would be an asset
  • Ability to deliver process improvements
  • Analytical skills
  • Organised with strong delegation & prioritization skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to solve complex accounting problems and proactively find solutions
  • Good Excel skills
  • Good English

What you can expect from us:

You’ll join an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture. One where we succeed together – across the desk and around the globe. Where like-minded people work naturally together to achieve great things.

Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your ambitions in career, recognition, wellbeing, benefits and pay.

Join us to develop your strengths and enjoy a fulfilling career full of varied experiences. Keep those ambitions in sights and imagine where JLL can take you...

JLL is an Equal Opportunities Employer and encourages applications from all sections of the community.

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