Brookfield Properties Lease Analyst in Chicago, Illinois
Brookfield Properties Retail Group has an immediate need for a Lease Analyst at the corporate headquarters location in Chicago, IL.
Brookfield Properties Retail Group is a retail real estate company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and owned by affiliates of Brookfield Asset Management. Our regional shopping centers are destinations for retail, lifestyle, dining, entertainment and so much more. Our extensive portfolio of properties spans the nation, encompassing 163 locations across 42 states and representing over 146 million square feet of retail space. All of our properties are strategically located in regional and coastal areas that constitute the "heart" of America.
Our passionate team is comprised of experts across a range of specialties who share a goal of ensuring our properties are continuously evolving and innovating to meet the needs of our communities. Our company culture celebrates collaboration, encourages an entrepreneurial spirit and values diversity. We are very proud to have a team of premier talent who are in it to win it. We invite you to be part of our success story.
This position is responsible for mastering all phases of analysis, administration, and processing of all lease data and charges, including cost accumulation, verification, analysis and preparation of all billings, such as common area maintenance, real estate ax and percentage rent. Lease data is used by all areas of the company. As such, it is extremely important that the data be accurate and updated on a timely basis. The Lease Analyst will gain a working knowledge of how JDE set-up impacts Financial Reporting and comply with corporate and departmental policies and procedures.
Display exemplary corporate culture and promote the same culture with your team
Ensure you are practicing the "Be Here Now" attitude with all projects that you are assigned
Ensure completion of all legal documents based on department guidelines, including abstraction, interpretation, input, and analysis of the information
Ensure completion of tenant billing recoveries for Common Area Maintenance, Utilities and Real Estate Taxes in accordance with department guidelines
Ensure compliance with departmental and corporate policies, procedures and guidelines
Ensure the overage rent process, including review of non-standard setup and completion of monthly billing and collection of missing sales
Ensure completion of all tracking schedules, including complete review to ensure that all data points are completed in a timely manner
Ensure all of the data request ques are completed in a timely manner
Identify and escalate problematic lease language that is financially detrimental or difficult to efficiently administer. Prepare analysis of financial impact
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
2 years of commercial real estate experience in corporate or property accounting preferred
Understanding of basic accounting and business principles
Knowledge of Excel and personal computer software
Good written and oral communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines
We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
Job ID 2018-2634
Category Accounting / Finance