Desktop Review Analyst

Real Estate
18001271 Requisition #
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Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) (NASDAQ: NMRK) is one of the world's leading commercial real estate advisory firms. We provide a fully integrated platform of services to prominent multinational corporations and institutional investors across the globe, as well as to occupiers, owners and developers of real estate on a local, regional and national level.

Together with London-based partner Knight Frank and independently owned offices, NKF's more than 14,000 professionals operate from more than 400 offices in established and emerging property markets on six continents.

Job Summary:

Responsible to generate savings for clients by performing desktop reviews, assisting in lease audits and other client specific processes.  Position requires working knowledge of landlord reconciliation process, commercial lease operating expense pass through language and lease auditing and settlement processes.  Additionally, the position requires the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities and may be responsible for numerous accounts.

Essential Job Duties:
  • Perform desktop reviews of landlord reconciliation statements for building operating expenses, insurance, and real estate taxes. Review, interpret, and analyze all charges for accuracy, in accordance with lease documents.
  • Perform year-over-year analysis of reconciliations and evaluate potential issues revealed within each statement. Contact landlords as necessary to request supplemental documentation. Conduct effective negotiations on behalf of clients. Directly responsible for dispute resolution with landlord for any identified claims.
  • Design, produce, and provide to Client, timely and accurate monthly/quarterly reports that identify and record savings, identify exceptions, investigate causes of exceptions, and recommend solutions to prevent future errors.
  • Advise client on how to implement and maintain best practices in lease audit process.
  • Travel locally and nationally for on-site client meetings, as needed.
Skills, Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor Degree in Business Administration or related discipline
  • 3+ years’ experience in lease audit/administration or commercial property accounting preferred
  • Or any similar combination of education and experience
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Proficiency using lease management databases preferred (e.g. Harbor Flex / Apex / CoStar Real Estate Manager / Tririga / Other)
  • Excellent internal and external customer service skills
Benefits and Perks:
  • Industry leading Parental Leave Policy (up to 16 weeks)
  • Generous healthcare
  • Bright Horizons back-up care program
  • Generous paid time off
  • Education reimbursement
  • Referral Program
  • Opportunities to network and connect

Benefits/perks listed may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Newmark Knight Frank and the job location.


Working Conditions: Normal working conditions with the absence of disagreeable elements.


Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.


Newmark Knight Frank is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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