Are you looking for an opportunity to leverage your analytical and technical skills? AMLI Residential has a brand new opportunity for an Accounting Analyst with experience successfully synthesizing data and effectively translated findings into meaningful business recommendations. In this role, you will interact with all levels of management. Key functions include:
Oversee quarterly objective bonuses for onsite personnel.
Support monitoring changes in federal, state, and local payroll, wage, and hour laws and regulations.
Apply analytical skills to support the development of new processes and to evaluate the effectiveness of such.
Prepare bi-weekly Payroll Summary Files, including journals, accruals, and reconciliations.
Maintain monthly data tables and files used for compensation expense variance analysis, and support property accountants to complete explanations for variances from budget and forecast.
Prepare balance sheet reconciliations for accounts related to payroll entries.
Prepare corporate salary variance explanations to budget and forecast.
Financial Reporting and Analysis
Support fund accounting and prepare investor statements.
Manage workers' compensation premiums - preparing annual compensation data, managing the audit, and coordinating the accounting.
Support H/R, Legal, and others with payroll data for industry surveys, census surveys, and regulatory reporting.
Compensation Research and Analysis
Prepare benchmarking analyses of AMLI salaries compared to the industry and coordinate annual increase and bonus recommendations and approvals. Other data analysis as needed, e.g., turnover analysis.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree in a business-related field. Accounting, Finance, Human Resources preferred. 3+ years of accounting, financial analysis, or data analysis experience.
Compensation experience is a plus.
Advanced proficiency with Excel required, e.g., pivot tables, complex formulas.
Proficiency with ADP Workforce Now preferred.
Compensation and Benefits:
AMLI offers the following benefits to meet the needs of AMLI employees and their families:
Apartment Rent Discounts
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
401(k) Company Match
Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Short-Term Disability, and Parental Leave
Time Off - Vacation, personal, sick, and company holidays
AMLI is an equal employment opportunity employer that encourages personal and professional growth. Our office is located in the heart of downtown Chicago, close to all public transportation. Apply online now and discover the boundless opportunities available here at AMLI.
Our office is open but offering flexible work from home options during the pandemic.
We have made concerted efforts to ensure the health and safety of our residents and employees. AMLI expects all employees to follow local and state guidelines and to follow AMLI's own Health Protocols. We look for our AMLI employees to be socially responsible both inside and outside of work.
President Biden recently announced proposals to combat the COVID-19 pandemic more aggressively, including plans for a new rule requiring employers with 100 or more employees to mandate that their workers be vaccinated or undergo weekly testing. In anticipation of the final guidelines and to protect the health and safety of our employees and residents, AMLI has determined that achieving a 100% vaccination rate as soon as possible is our best course forward. AMLI is requiring new hires to be vaccinated before they begin employment and if not vaccinated, initial shot before 1st day and fully vaccinated (both shots for Pfizer & Moderna or 1 shot for Johnsons & Johnson) within 30 days of hire date.
AMLI is a leading national owner, operator, and developer of luxury, multifamily communities and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of PRIME Property Fund that Morgan Stanley Real Estate manages. We have committed to protecting the environment through sustainable development and operations to conserve natural resources and create healthier places to live and work.
AMLI Residential is one of the preeminent multifamily companies in the nation. AMLI is focused on the development, acquisition and management of luxury apartment communities across the United States. AMLI is committed to customer service and providing its residents a worry-free, high-value living experience in our communities. AMLI® is a brand name representing high quality, exceptional service and superior value. AMLI's mission is to "Provide an Outstanding Living Environment for Our Residents." Each day, every person who is part of the AMLI FAMLI is focused on doing all he or she can to achieve AMLI’s mission.
AMLI was founded in 1980 as a private real estate development, management and investment company. In 1994, AMLI went public as a NYSE publicly traded real estate investment trust. In February 2006, AMLI became a private company again through a $2.1 billion transaction with the PRIME Property Fund, a core, open-ended, institutional real estate fund managed by Morgan Stanley. PRIME owns or has an investment interest in approximately $11 billion of high-quality diverse real estate assets including retail, office, multifamily, hotel, and industrial prope...rties located in major markets throughout the United States. PRIME's acquisition of the AMLI platform was a strategic transaction designed to provide institutional investors a nationally respected branded owner, developer and manager of luxury apartment communities.