Finance Analyst Capital Project Accounting
Company: Jones Lang Lasalle Incorporated
Posted on: February 16, 2020
Financial Analyst - Charlotte, NC
We're currently looking for a Financial Analyst to join our Capital
Project Accounting team based in Charlotte, NC
The Capital Project Accounting team is a control function within
Corporate Solutions Finance centered upon capital spend and
continuously assessing for risk and process improvements in support
of our client. The primary responsibility of a Financial Analyst on
this team is to act in a challenge function to enforce/implement
risk controls surrounding system data and associated processes,
enforcement of our client's account policy and governance
requirements, while acting as a trusted advisor to our client and
The Financial Analyst is expected to develop/maintain a strong
working knowledge of capital/expense guidelines, GAAP, regulatory
and financial accounting requirements and be able to ensure proper
compliance across all core capital project accounting
What this job involves:
Client Service :
Establish strong trusted relationships. Proactively identify
opportunities to enhance client customer service.
Business Partnering :
Develop and maintain strong relationships with our Project
Management Teams and other critical business partners, meet/exceed
established SLAs, accommodate capital vs. expense inquiries and
support training requirements, with the ability to offer
Review capital budgets for construction projects across the
client's portfolio, ensuring adherence to policy and controls
including capital/expense and verification of approval authority.
Process project financial closeouts, ensuring appropriate
accounting treatment of expenditures, collection of landlord
reimbursements and lien releases. Compile Fixed Asset files,
ensuring appropriate criteria are met to capitalize the closed
projects to the client's balance sheet.
Prepare detailed, complex financial analysis. Update reports,
presentations, and analysis. KPI reporting and general and ad hoc
reporting as needed to support business activities.
Due Diligence :
Enforce, routinely monitor, and assist in the implementation of
risk controls surrounding data and system processes. Ensure proper
compliance of applicable enterprise, regulatory and financial
Partner with Technology to support critical business needs
(including reporting development, involvement in system design,
UAT, training and implementation).
Sound like you? Before you apply its worth knowing what we are
- Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics or related
- Up to 2-3 years relevant experience
- Financial, analytical, research, root cause analysis, and
- Strong attention to detail, organization and time management
- Advanced verbal and written communication skills
- Must demonstrate strategic and creative thinking.
- Ability to build relationships and interact effectively with
business and client.
- Ability to quickly identify core issues and respond in a
- Ability to work on multiple projects and maintain flexibility
to respond/adjust to shifting priorities.
- Advanced computer skills (MS Office including Excel, Word,
PowerPoint and Outlook).
- Basic understanding of real estate terminology desired.
- Demonstrated financial competency at a detailed level of
- Ability to collaborate across many levels
- High level of attention to detail and accuracy and ability to
make effective decisions and solve problems
- Excellent level of customer service skills
- Flexible and adaptable
- Excellent interpersonal skills / interpersonal sensitivity
- Demonstrated initiative, & independence
What you can expect from us:
We're an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture. We succeed
together-across the desk and around the globe. We believe the best
inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning
together and celebrating our success.
Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you
achieve your ambitions in career, recognition, well-being, benefits
and pay. We'll offer you a competitive salary and benefits
With us, you'll develop your strengths and enjoy a career full of
varied experiences. We can't wait to see where your ambitions take
you at JLL.
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