Assistant Accounting Manager

  • 551 Powerline Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33069, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Accounting and Finance

Company Description

Morguard is a fully integrated real estate company. We strategically invest in high-quality, well-located, multifamily assets across North America and our onsite teams are critical to our Communities' success.

Job Description

Morguard is now hiring for a newly created role – Assistant Accounting Manager – to support our team. Our department of 14 are responsible for the Accounting & Finance operations of our residential and mixed-use real estate portfolio across the United States.

In this role:

You’ll report to, and work closely with, the Residential Financial Accounting Manager while performing full-cycle accounting with a focus on ensuring the accurate completion of monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial statements and consolidated reporting packages.

About You:

You’re analytical, detail-oriented, and enjoy working in a high-volume environment. You have extensive Accounting experience, specifically in some context of commercial retail or multifamily residential real estate.

You’re determined to see your team succeed. You have a deep understanding of accounting principles and seek out opportunities to improve your understanding of real estate operations. As a culture carrier, you understand the art of establishing and maintaining trustworthy relationships with colleagues and direct reports alike.


Financial Reporting – Residential and Mixed use

  • Assist in reviewing monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements for multiple ownership groups with compliance as required under IFRS.
  • Assist with quarterly reporting packages for multiple ownership groups including all supporting lead schedules & variance explanations.
  • Calculates and distributes quarterly journal entries, including FV IPP, IFRIC21 & income tax for MRG
  • Prepares journal entries to ensure proper recording, including acquisitions, dispositions, and mortgage refinancing’s.
  • Responsible for the accounting of joint ventures (i.e., HOOPP) ensuring any adjustments are properly recorded on a monthly & quarterly basis.
  • Responsible for the review of all quarter end schedules ensuring any adjustments are properly recorded on a quarterly basis.
  • Responsible for completing the monthly financials for parent company MNAR

Budgeting and Forecasting – Residential and Mixed use

  • Assists with the completion of the annual budgeting and forecasting process while coordinating and planning schedules to ensure timely delivery of assigned requests with proper review & sign off on schedules, financial statements & reporting packages.

External Reporting

  • Responsible for the compilation of various financial statements for external users such as third-party investors, mortgage lenders, banks & insurance carriers.

Annual Financial Audits

  • Receives, coordinates, and ensures that appropriate information requests from internal and external parties, including external auditors, on financial activities and status are responded to in a timely and accurate manner to facilitate decision making.

Management and Development of Staff

  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, planning, assigning, managing, performance reviews as well as mentoring & coaching within the residential accounting team in addition to monitoring direct and indirect reports to ensure growth & development within the team meets management’s expectations

Cash Management

  • Responsible for review and approval of all monthly bank reconciliations
  • Responsible for recording transactions and balancing the MNAR concentration bank account




Skills you bring to the team:

  • Previous experience within Real Estate accounting operations
  • Proven working experience as an Accounting Manager, Accounting Supervisor or Finance Manager
  • Advanced computer skills on MS Office, specifically Excel, as well as accounting software and databases. Previous experience with Yardi Voyager is ideal but not required
  • Proven knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations. Familiarity with IFRS compliance a benefit
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or Finance

Additional Information

Why you should join Morguard

At Morguard, our employees are our greatest investment. We make people our priority and strive to create a culture of respect, health and safety, and equal opportunity to support employees to meet their goals.

When you join Morguard, you join a strong and committed team and will have access to:

  • Employer Provided Medical Insurance Options
  • Excellent culture that supports a work-life balance with time off for Summer Hours, Vacation, Personal, Sick Leave, and Paid Holidays
  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Dollar for dollar matching 401k Savings Plan with immediate vesting
  • Opportunity to live onsite within portfolio with our Employee Discount

All job offers are subject to a pre-employment drug test and criminal/credit background check.

*Morguard is an equal opportunity employer

+This job description is intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of the job. Job descriptions may also be rewritten periodically to reflect any changes in the position’s duties.

Morguard is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.


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