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Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) 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 14,100 professionals operate from more than 400 offices in established and emerging property markets on six continents.


Job Summary:


Oversees fiscal controls and procedures for a major global client account. Develops and monitors budgeting, forecasting, invoicing, accounting, and reporting. Responsible for the financial client facing activities of the account.


Essential Job Duties:

  • Serve as first point of contact for client on all financial matters related to the account.
  • Member of Account Leadership Team.
  • Manage global staff of 4 financial professionals, some with direct reports.
  • Develop and monitor global budget, forecast, and reporting.
  • Oversee fiscal controls and procedures and recommend improvements.
  • Oversee vendor and client invoicing and associated payments.
  • Responsible for funding justifications and requests to client.
  • Oversee creation of weekly and monthly regional financial reports for the client as well as management reports for the NKF Account Manager and NKF Client Finance to include reporting of actuals and associated variance analyses to budget and forecast.
  • Maintenance of client’s general ledger as it pertains to the Account, including all journal entries, deposit entries, accruals, and adjustments as needed.
  • Provide key insights on strategic initiatives by performing financial modeling to measure impact and profitability.
  • Identify and evaluate revenue and cost reduction opportunities.
  • Serve as liaison with other departments, units, or locations.
  • Participate on cross-functional teams and offer innovative thinking to support implementation of initiatives.
  • Develop and implement Best Practices across the finance function.

Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA and/or MBA preferred
  • Prior experience in a comparable role in the Real Estate industry preferred
  • Analytical and project management skills required
  • Familiarity with international financial reporting and VAT
  • May perform other duties as assigned
  • Travel Required
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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