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Accounting Manager

Accounting Manager

Business Unit 
Wedgewood Corporate
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Redondo Beach
Category 
Accounting/Finance
Job ID 
2017-1589

More information about this job

Wedgewood is currently seeking an Accounting Manager to join our team! Our company is a leading acquirer of distressed residential real estate, specializing in the purchase, rehab, and resale of single family homes. Founded in 1985, we have since grown into a diversified, vertically integrated company, expanding our business footprint to also include non-performing notes, home warranty, lending, design, brokerage, property management, escrow, and more.

What you'll do

  • Review reconciliations of general ledger accounts, ensuring the underlying support is appropriate, understanding the purpose of the account and nature of transactions and direct staff in investigating and resolving any reconciling items
  • Prepare journal entries for more high risk areas, and review staff journal entries to account for business activities, ensuring completeness, accuracy and compliance with general accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Perform analytical review of account balances and activity and providing explanations for fluctuations
  • Understand and ensure processes are in compliance with internal controls and business processes, implement improvements as needed
  • Take initiative and leadership position in day to day assignments and on special projects
  • Communicate effectively internally and externally
  • Oversee, mentor and empower staff, providing guidance and assistance

What you'll need

 

  • 7+ years of accounting experience.
  • Strong Knowledge of GAAP
  • CPA 
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Strong Analytical skills

What's in it for you

Wedgewood offers our team members a competitive compensation, 401K, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision. We also have many additional perks:

 

  • Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, parking lot BBQs, bowling and bocce ball tournaments, office theme parties, and more.
  • Vacation Homes: Thirteen vacation properties for employees to utilize in various locations in California, Utah, Colorado, and Nevada.  
  • In-house Investment Programs: Participate in the growth and profitability of the company through our in-house investment programs. We also offer home ownership & loan programs.
  • Contribute to Your Community: Through our volunteer service, sustainable initiatives, charitable giving, and work with local universities, Wedgewood provides opportunities throughout the year for its employees to give back to the community for the greater good.

 

Wedgewood occupies 50,000 square feet in a state of the art headquarters in Redondo Beach, California and was named Company of the Year by the city in 2015. We also have multiple locations around the country. Wedgewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

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