Hyatt Senior Accountant, Real Estate in CHICAGO, Illinois


Company Name: Hyatt Corporation

Position Title: Senior Accountant, Real Estate

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Location: 71 S. Wacker Dr. 11th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606

Summary of Duties:

Prepare monthly journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations, and analytics over significant account balances. Review of monthly journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliations, and analytics prepared by staff accountants. Work with global fixed asset maintenance, including fixed asset additions, transfers, retirements, and depreciation for owned or leased properties. Field and resolve inquiries from management, other departments within Hyatt Corporation and external auditors. Contribute to compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley, including documentation of process areas and testing of key controls. Consolidate North American and International wholly-owned legal entities based on financial statements prepared by third party accountants. Assist with the optimization of accounting procedures and special projects. Prepare quarterly and annual external reporting schedules, such as those related to cash flows and footnotes. Assist with the preparation and audit review of certain real estate entities, in accordance with the statutory requirements of the respective entities. Assist in the enhancement of internal controls and participate in special projects that incorporate a wide range of accounting exposure. Ensure the quality of work delivered by the real estate team's Staff Accountants as well as make significant contributions to the Staff Accountants' training and development.


Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, or related field and two years’ experience in corporate or public accounting. Experience must include: corporate accounting for a luxury, international hotel chain; working in a publicly owned company; performing fixed asset and construction accounting; Financial ERP Systems specifically Oracle; Hyperion Financial Management applications; Timberline and iCapEx; cost segregation; preparing construction draws for hotel renovations; preparing accruals; and coordinating the assembly of change order documentation.

To Apply: Submit cover letter and resume to: Hyatt Corporation, Attn: Gary Bertels, 71 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60606

Primary Location: US-IL-Chicago
Organization: Finance
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Accounting/Finance/Tax
Req ID: CHI008314

Hyatt is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, religion, disability, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status or any other group protected by law.