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Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Business Unit 
Wedgewood Corporate
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Redondo Beach
Category 
Accounting/Finance
Job ID 
2017-1717

More information about this job

Wedgewood is currently seeking a full-time Senior Accountant to join our team! Our company specializes in the purchase, rehab, and resale of single family homes (acquiring and selling REOs, foreclosures, and other distressed properties). Founded in 1985, Wedgewood has grown into a diversified, vertically integrated company, expanding its business footprint to include residential rehabilitation, non-performing notes, property management, private lending, brokerage, escrow, and more. 

 

Do you thrive in fast-paced environments? Do you have strong GAAP and excel skills? Are you looking for an opportunity that offers room for advancement? This may be the perfect opportunity for you! You will be responsible for serving as a team leader in the finance department and ensuring the department creates accurate and timely financial records for the organization. 

What you'll do

  • Record journal entries to account for business activities, ensuring completeness, accuracy and compliance with general accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts, ensuring the accounts balance to underlying support and investigating and resolving any reconciling items.
  • Perform analysis of account balances and activity and provide explanation on variances.
  • Understand, perform and maintain functions in compliance with internal controls and business processes.
  • Assist the accounting manager in creating forms and manuals for accounting and bookkeeping personnel.
  • Assist and participate in optimizing existing process to increase efficiency.
  • Participate in special projects as deemed necessary.

What you'll need

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting
  • 5+ years of accounting experience
  • Strong Knowledge of GAAP
  • Experienced with multi-entities that are complex and high volume driven
  • Advanced excel 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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