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Our employees are driven to do well. They work hard, not only to build Cedar Realty Trust into a world-class organization, but to connect with each other and establish meaningful careers in the process. If you are interested in becoming a part of Team Cedar, email hr@cdrrt.com.

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Director, Financial Reporting

Massapequa NY Learn More

Cedar is seeking a Director, Financial Reporting who will report to the Chief Accounting Officer and will be responsible primarily for the preparation of all SEC filings, consolidation, and quarterly close processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of SEC filings including Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, DEF-14A and Registration Statements (as needed)
  • Preparation of internal management reporting package analyzing KPIs, financial ratios and trends to help guide strategic decision making
  • Coordinate the preparation of documents with executive management, investor relations, legal counsel and the Audit Committee to assure complete and accurate reporting on a timely basis
  • Ensure compliance with SEC regulations and GAAP accounting, including XBRL reporting
  • Remain current on new pronouncements and technical accounting issues. Analyze, research and conclude on new and proposed accounting, reporting and disclosure standards issued by the SEC and FASB, and prepare memorandums summarizing the impact on the Company and corporate accounting policy
  • Create, implement and maintain accounting policies and procedures to promote consistency in the accounting treatment throughout the Company
  • Prepare and review journal entries and reconciliations for key complex accounting areas including debt, equity and stock-based compensation
  • Provide external auditors with supporting documentation and various ad hoc requests
  • Directly interact with members of senior management, including finance, acquisitions, legal, leasing, and asset management departments
  • Interact with lenders and oversee preparation of quarterly debt covenant compliance package for consolidated entities

Job Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of accounting experience
  • S. GAAP technical accounting expertise, SEC reporting and consolidation experience
  • Bachelor’s degree required, CPA preferred.
  • Strong attention to detail, demonstrated integrity and professionalism
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Experience with MRI and ActiveDisclosure a plus
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Property Accountant

Massapequa NY Learn More

Summary:

Cedar currently has an outstanding career opportunity for a Property Accountant. This position is responsible for compiling financial statements, supporting schedules, property rent rolls, management fee calculations and general ledger.  The Property Accountant will also prepare depreciation/amortization schedules and straight-lining of rent schedules necessary to reflect the financial statements on a GAAP basis.

This position will report to the VP, Property Accounting and be located in our Massapequa, NY office.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual reports for each property
  • Complete variance analysis comparing monthly expenses, percentage changes and year-to-date information
  • Abstract lease documents and determine appropriate set-up within the billing system
  • Approve monthly rental bills, adjustments and respond to tenant inquiries regarding their accounts
  • Facilitate tenants inquiring about rental bills, lease agreements, and expenses
  • Monitor accounts receivable process; i.e., verifying proper application of receipts, and collected overdue accounts
  • Review accounts payable functions, assuring proper payment and accounting of ordinary and routine operating expenses, as well as larger capital expenditures
  • Prepare and subsequently bill annual common area maintenance reconciliation, and real estate tax reconciliation

Qualifications:

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of 2 years of accounting experience. Real Estate accounting experience, a plus
  • Experience with MRI software, a plus
  • Superior skills in Excel and other computer processes
  • Ability and willingness to meet deadlines and maintain accuracy over large quantitative sets of data
  • CPA and Public Accounting experience, a plus

 

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