A fully-integrated national multifamily investment, development, and property management company is looking for an Operational and Financial Analyst to join its National Real Estate Strategic Services Team assisting to oversee its owned assets portfolio and company global initiatives. This candidate could be located anywhere nationally yet preferred work location is the Houston, TX regional office. Ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree with 2+ years of financial reporting experience and strong MS Excel skills. The Company offers competitive pay and benefits as well as opportunity for advancement. EOE.
Job Summary: Supports the execution of strategies for achieving operational excellence by generating and analyzing reports on the Company's performance, and providing management and others with data and input to formulate strategies, programs, and actions for improving operating and financial results.
Compiles and analyzes the Company's financial information to prepare operating and financial reports, summaries, and business plans for management, and creates equity and financing packages summarizing the highlights, requirements, market information, and other financial data for corporate decisions.
Gathers data and develops reports and trend analyses on rent-levels and occupancy figures by performing analysis of rent appropriateness to determine recommendations to improve financial levels.
Assists in completing and preparing rolling 5-year strategic plans, may coordinate underwriting process for large and opportunistic transactions, and assist in overseeing investment and co-investment programs.
Prepares and reviews budget, revenue, expense, payroll entries, invoices, and other accounting documents and researches and resolves discrepancies as necessary.
Performs market surveys for due diligence by preparing metrics, comparing and analyzing data, and finalizing roll-ups for audits.
Completes various financial, accounting, administrative, and other reports and analysis, and performs other duties as assigned or as necessary.
Follows established policies and procedures by monitoring and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements, organizational standards, and operational processes related to area(s) of responsibility and reporting violations or infractions to appropriate individual(s).
Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with Company, property, and departmental policies, procedures, and standards by immediately reporting any mechanical or electrical equipment malfunctions, employee/visitor/resident injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to appropriate individual(s).
Identifies areas for improvement and offers suggestions to improve efficiency and productivity.
Keeps abreast of current changes in technology, processes, and standards within the industry and area(s) of responsibility by attending internal and external training classes, research and/or subscribing to the internet or other professional publications, or utilizing other appropriate method(s) to obtain business and professional information, and applies knowledge and practices to area(s) of responsibility.
Routine travel may be required to attend training classes or other situations necessary for the accomplishment of some or all of the daily responsibilities of this position.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
A combination of education, training, and experience that demonstrates the application and usage of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and financial concepts and terms. Four-year college degree (and MBA) preferred.
Strong Microsoft Excel skills
Independent empowered strong work ethic to anticipate and foresee company inefficiencies.
Ability to balance multiple projects at once with goals and timelines met.
Demonstrated ability to read, write, and communicate effectively to prepare and explain financial data to executive and senior managers, team members, and internal and external clients, business contacts, and customers.
General understanding of the real estate industry; particularly multi-family housing and third-party management in order to relate financial and operating analyses to practical business solutions and process improvements.
Employment history that demonstrates the application and usage of an accounting and financial background sufficient to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports in accordance with accounting, finance, budgeting, and cost control principles.
Must be self-motivated with the ability to work independently and/or remotely.
Greystar provides world-class service in the multifamily real estate business. Our innovative business model integrates the management, development and investment disciplines of the multifamily industry on international, regional and local levels. This unique approach and our commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals have resulted in record growth, making us one of the most resp...ected and trusted multifamily real estate companies.
Because our business model includes both investment and service-oriented businesses, we are able to maintain a constant presence in local markets and create value in all phases of the real estate cycle. Our international platform provides economies of scale, financial sophistication, institutional quality reporting and tremendous capital relationships, while our city offices provide local market expertise and execution.
Our dedication to redefining excellence in apartment living means we are constantly exploring innovative ideas and pioneering new ways to serve our residents and clients. The Greystar team is more than 10,000 team members strong and growing. We offer competitive pay and benefits, as well as opportunity for advancement. Visit our website at www.greystar.com. EOE.