SR. ANALYST, LEASE ACCOUNTING

  • Burger king
  • Miami, Florida
  • Oct 23, 2017
Full time Finance Restaurant

Job Description

The Sr. Analyst, Lease Accounting is responsible for executing the lease accounting function to include processing new leases and making changes or terminating existing leases and manages the month-end accounting lease close

 

Responsibilities:

  • Interprets commercial lease documents (leases, amendments, subleases)
  • Reviews and runs standard reports checking for missing data and inconsistencies in data
  • Perform month-end balance sheet reconciliations for lease related accounts
  • Ensures that transition tasks are applicable to projects and are met and delivered with accuracy, escalating issues as needed
  • Manages the monthly lease accounting system closing process
  • Coordinates with external auditors for the timely completion of interim and annual audits, special reporting etc.

 

Essential Duties:

  • Coordinates data upload files for submittal to IT
  • Inputs data or documents into database as needed
  • Researches, analyzes and briefs standard lease agreements
  • Recommends solutions to issues encountered with the lease accounting system
  • Assists with SOX Compliance

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • CPA preferred, but not required
  • 1 to 3 years' experience in financial analysis and accounting
  • Big 4 public accounting experience
  • Strong analytical, organizational, prioritization, and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal/written communications skills
  • A high degree of leadership and conflict resolution skills, as well as interpretation and decision-making capabilities in the area of accounting, often under complex circumstances
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)