Careers at Caydon

A career with Caydon is about more than just property development or our apartments, it’s about becoming intricately involved in the design of our cities. Whether in Melbourne or cities across the US, our goal is the same – to introduce the world to our unique perspective on design-led living. We’d love you to be part of the team.

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  • Accountant

    Posted 15 November 2019

    POSITION

    Caydon is seeking a highly motivated, detail oriented Accountant to assist the Director of Accounting and Finance with all tasks related to the financial health of Caydon USA.  This role will be responsible for assisting with all tasks related to the monthly accounting cycle including overseeing accounts payables/receivables, preparing project related financial reporting, recording general ledger entries and other accounting tasks as required.  This position will report directly to the Director of Accounting and Finance.

    BEHAVIOURAL ASSESSMENT

    As part of our hiring process, we ask candidates to set aside 5-10 uninterrupted minutes to complete a Predictive Index® Behavioural Assessment. This assessment does not measure intelligence, education, or experience. It simply measures work and communication needs. Any submissions or responses to this position will not be considered complete until this assessment has been completed.

    Please click on this link to begin the assessment: https://assess.predictiveindex.com/Rj88k

    LOCATION

    The role will be based in Houston, Texas with limited travel requirements.

    TIMING

    Immediate

    ACCOUNTANT PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS

    -Internally driven to be extremely accurate

    -Achieve goals consistently and efficiently

    -Work thoroughly, leaving nothing to chance

    -Possess a team-player attitude willing to assist as needed

     

    EXPECTATIONS OF ACCOUNTANT

    -Ensure accurate coding, approval and entry of all payables, receivables and expense statements.  Respond to vendor inquiries and resolve issues as necessary.

    -Independently manage monthly audit of General Contractor construction draw requests and lien release tracking.

    -Assist with construction loan draw-down requirements and reporting required by financial lenders. 

    -Assist with project completion cost forecasting and job cost commitment management. 

    -Assist with the reconciliation of general ledger accounts and the monthly close process. 

    -Assist in the creation and presentation of reporting to internal and external stakeholders.

    -Ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures.  Enforce billing guidelines and invoice requirements.

    -Receive instructions, create a work plan, execute requirements, and meet deadlines without constant oversight.

    -Prioritize multiple activities in a manner to best meet company expectations/goals.

    -Embrace change and iterative innovation on all projects, activities, processes, etc.

    -Job knowledge and competency is built through structured step-by-step training and positive, supportive coaching from management and peers.

    -Proficient in MS Office Suite, especially Excel.

     

    EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

    Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from an accredited university

     

    WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

    1+ year(s) experience in the real estate industry preferred

     

    COMPENSATION

    -Competitive base salary

    -Employee Incentive / Bonus program

    -Employer subsidized Medical, Vision, and Dental benefits

    -401K Program w/ employer match

    -Paid time off

    -Flexible work schedules

    -Employee discount on apartments

    To Apply

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