Financial Analyst in Reston, VA at JLL

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/6/2018

Job Description

About Us

JLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. Our vision is to reimagine the world of real estate, creating rewarding opportunities and amazing spaces where people can achieve their ambitions. In doing so, we will build a better tomorrow for our clients, our people and our communities. JLL is a Fortune 500 company with nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of 83,500 as of March 31, 2018. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit ir.jll.com.


Job Summary

The Financial Analyst performs finance and accounting activities for facility management services in support of our client. The key duties for this position include preparation of budgets/forecasts, financial reporting and analysis functions and month-end close duties such as recording journal entries for both JLL and the client.


The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to excel in a fast paced and customer service-oriented environment. Excellent communication and advanced Excel skills are required in this position.


What this job involves:

  • Review and update budget assumptions through monthly variance analysis and quarterly forecasts.
  • Work closely with facility management team to track actual expenditure against the budget.
  • Perform month end close activities, including the preparation of accrual journal entries.
  • Identify and assist management in the implementation of process improvements.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP, JLL Internal Audit and Client Accounting Services internal review standards.
  • Special projects and other functions as required by manager or client.

Sound like you? Before you apply it’s worth knowing what we are looking for: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or related field
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in finance or a related analytical field
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively in team environment
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities and drive projects to completion
  • Willingness to take on new challenges, responsibilities and assignments
  • Willingness to support process improvement initiatives

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. We’ll offer you a competitive salary and benefits package.


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


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JLL Is an Equal Opportunity Employer

JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce.  JLL strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, discipline, layoff, recall and termination without regard to race, color, religion, belief, creed, age, sex, pregnancy or maternity (including childbirth and related conditions), family responsibility (e.g. child care, elder care), nationality, ethnic or national origin or ancestry, citizenship, marital status, civil partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, veteran’s status, genetic information, trade union membership, social position, political view or status as a qualified individual with a disability, protected leave status or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable law.  The company also endeavors to make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodations would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business and ensures that employment decisions are based only on valid job requirements.

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