Accounting Associate

Compass, headquartered in NYC, is building the most advanced real estate technology in the world. Founded in 2012, Compass operates in 12 markets across the country with over 2,500 real estate agents nationwide. With support from top investors such as Softbank, Fidelity, Wellington, and IVP, Compass is experiencing massive growth and helping everyone find their place in the world.

We are looking for a detail oriented, passionate, and driven Accounting Associate to join our fast-paced and collaborative Accounting & Finance team.  Working closely with members of the team, you will play a critical role in developing and implementing processes and procedures that will help ensure the accuracy and completeness of our records and contribute to smooth financial operations.

At Compass You Will 

  • Own the reconciliation process for significant areas of our financial statements
  • Create processes and procedures to increase efficiency, speed, and quality of the monthly financial close
  • Analyze activity of the Company's financial operations, identifying areas for further investigation and process enhancement
  • Ensure proper controls are operating effectively, and collaborate with the team to make improvements
  • Additional ad hoc requests and projects regarding the accounting and finances of the company
  • Work closely with team members within and across departments to address questions and explain financial impact

 

What We're Looking For

  • BA or BS degree (Business Administration or Accounting Preferred) with strong academic record
  • Big 4 experience preferred
  • 3-4 years in professional accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of bookkeeping and reconciliations; impeccable attention to detail
  • Proficient in Excel; Experience with NetSuite preferred
  • Strong quantitative skills
  • Collaborative; Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Self-starter, positive attitude, and ability to problem-solve with minimal supervision

 

 

 

 

 

 


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