CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), #259 on Fortune 500 and an S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world's largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2016 revenue of $13B). The Company has approximately 75,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through approximately 400 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our website at www.cbre.com.
Our management of over a billion square feet for corporate, institutional, not-for-profit and government space users around the world delivers the highest level of customer service and value, which enables clients to focus on their core business. By partnering with our clients our approach to facilities management goes well beyond traditional service models. Our people, by applying our knowledge, technology, procurement leverage and processes, are able to customize our delivery of services to any client's culture and create a competitive advantage for the client.
JOB SUMMARY To gain a broad overview of the multiple aspects of the Client Accounting Services group by observing and assisting accounting professionals, as well as performing a variety of accounting duties in support of various Client Accounting Services departments.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES May assist in assembling, analyzing, and reconciling general ledger, bank reconciliation and month end related entries.
Research open accounting issues and discrepancies.
Verify the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various source documents.
Assist in month end procedures and preparation of financial reporting packages to forward to the field offices.
Participate in informational overview, including observing and assisting within the various Client Accounting Services functional areas; such as, AP, AR, Lease admin, etc.
Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative, but not exclusive, of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Currently enrolled in a Bachelor's (BA/BS) program from an accredited four-year college or university, in Accounting or related discipline. Third-year student status preferred. CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret various types of business documents. Ability to effectively respond verbally or in writing to basic inquiries. Requires a high level of commitment to customer service.
Requires intermediate knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to perform basic financial analysis and accounting calculations. Requires a basic understanding of internal controls as well as a basic understanding of financial reporting rules and regulations.
Ability to understand and carry out instructions in standard situations. Ability to identify and solve various types of problems. Requires strong analytical and quantitative skills.
OTHER SKILLS and/or ABILITIES
Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure with a proactive approach to unusual occurrences. Requires good organizational skills, attention to detail and an openness to new ideas and procedures. General experience with MS Office software. SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Follows specific standardized procedures to achieve set results and deadlines. FLSA STATUS
This job is classified as non-exempt.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
Internal Number: 17024572
With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.