Accountant, Real Estate

Recruiter
Neiman Marcus
Location
Dallas, Texas, United States
Posted
21 May 2022
Closes
29 Jul 2022
Ref
21426
Function
Finance
Level
Manager
NEIMAN MARCUS GROUP

Neiman Marcus Group (NMG) has been the premier destination for luxury fashion and goods, superior service, and an elevated retail experience for more than a century. Today, 9,000 associates contribute to the success of NMG's brands: Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman, Last Call, and Horchow. There are 38 full-line Neiman Marcus stores in cosmopolitan markets across the United States and a sophisticated digital platform that attracts shoppers worldwide. Bergdorf Goodman operates two stores in landmark locations on Fifth Avenue in New York City and BergdorfGoodman.com, catering to loyal luxury customers globally. NMG also owns five Last Call stores and Horchow.com, an e-commerce site that offers premium furniture and home decor.

As an organization, NMG is on a transformational journey to become the preeminent luxury customer platform. NMG continues to deliver the best integrated customer experience and has evolved the business to succeed in the ever-changing retail landscape. NMG is a relationship business. What differentiates the organization from other luxury retailers are its unique assets: a strong store footprint, the most knowledgeable associates, an engaging online experience, solid brand partnerships, innovative digital and in-store experiences, the most loyal luxury customer base, and a strong balance sheet.

Our customers will always be at the center of everything NMG does. The company continues to reinvest in new technologies that enhance the customer experience. NMG meets customers where they are. NMG's goal is to offer customers a seamless experience across its stores, online, and remote digital selling.

NMG's priority is to develop a highly engaged and high-performing team where everyone belongs. The business attracts and retains best-in-class talent through unique offerings provided to associates in addition to standard employer benefits. These include an innovative way of working, associate discounts on merchandise, tuition reimbursement, associate hardship fund, and paid time off to volunteer, to name a few.

As part of NMG's Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) work, the organization is focused on driving its core value of being "All Heart." NMG is also assessing its current environmental and social impact while developing a three-year plan to lead the luxury industry in its commitment and transparency to environmental and social sustainability. NMG strives to become an employer of choice, driven by a culture of Belonging. A dedicated team focuses on this journey, directly impacting how NMG conducts business throughout the workforce, workplace, and marketplace dimensions.

NMG has incredibly passionate and committed corporate and store associates. NMG offers associates an environment where everyone feels welcomed, nurtured, and empowered. Our associates are the heart of NMG. As an organization, NMG leads with love - love for customers, love for associates, and love for brand partners.

DESCRIPTION

Responsible for handling and monitoring Neiman Marcus Group Real Estate Accounting related to store expense accruals, weekly Fintech invoice processing, monthly non-rent invoice processing, account reconciliations, prepare journal entries and any other ad hoc requests as needed.

Qualifications

The staff accountant is primarily responsible for the accounting within the Real Estate department, which falls under the Accounting & Financial Reporting Department. The staff accountant is primarily responsible for the Company's store expense accruals, weekly Fintech invoice processing, monthly non-rent invoice processing, account reconciliations and preparation of journal entries related to various store expenses. The responsibilities of this position will include regular communication with internal and external groups including store management, financial accounting and reporting, accounts payable, and others. The accountant will also prepare journal entries and reconciliations based on the research and activities performed in each of the areas. The accountant will also assist in other Real Estate Accounting duties including monthly rent analysis, contingent rent analysis, monthly certified sales preparation and other ad-hoc projects and requests as needed.

Key Performance Elements

  • Track and process payments for various non-rent vendors
  • Weekly Fintech invoice processing and management of process
  • Work closely with accounts payable to ensure all invoices submitted for payment are processed
  • Responsible for recording journal entries and researching GL account activity for related accounts
  • Responsible for preparation of monthly GL reconciliations for related accounts
  • Collaborate with various departments within the organization on a weekly/monthly basis
  • Analyze and manipulate large amounts of data


Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Experience in Oracle and Hyperion is a plus
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time management skills to help prioritize multiple projects and deadlines


Work Experience

1-2 years of accounting experience (public accounting and/or retail experience a plus)

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