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Brookfield Properties Mgr, Financial Consolidations in Chicago, Illinois

Company Overview

Brookfield Properties has an immediate need for a Manager, Financial Consolidations at the corporate office in Chicago, IL.

At Brookfield Properties, the foundation of our success is firmly rooted in our people.

Our company is comprised of experts across a range of specialties who share a goal of ensuring our properties are continuously evolving to meet the needs of our communities and stakeholders. To meet this goal, we hire visionary, entrepreneurial talent who help us innovate and enhance our business. We build collaborative teams who value integrity, creativity and diversity.

Our teams operate an iconic portfolio of irreplaceable properties within the world’s most dynamic markets. As one of the largest real estate services companies, we provide management and development expertise exclusively for properties owned by Brookfield Asset Management.

Our retail group operates destination, standalone retail real estate globally, including over 150 malls in the United States. Our regional shopping centers create a sense of place in the heart of the communities in which we do business: offering retail, lifestyle, dining and entertainment options

Position Overview

The Manager's primary roles include monthly and quarterly financial statement review for BPR, including monthly intercompany eliminations for reporting to Brookfield Properties and other investors. The Manager will assist in the preparation, review and analysis of financial information required for consolidated financial statements and disclosures for SEC filings, including quarterly earnings release and Forms 10-Q & 10-K.

Overall, we seek qualities that display our company’s core values which are Humility, Attitude, Do the Right Thing, Together and Own it.


  • Review monthly, quarterly and annual financial statement packages, including consolidated balance sheets, income statements and statements of cash flows

  • Work with auditors to assist in quarterly and year-end audit procedures including audit requests and disclosures

  • Communicate monthly, quarterly and annual financial statement variance analysisto department leadership, up to and including CFO.

  • Assist in the preparation and analysis of budget and monthly forecast information

  • Ensure compliance with internal controls

  • Provide ad hoc analyses for Brookfield Properties, management and auditors as needed

  • Plan, implement and supervise high profile financial system and ledger projects.

  • Lead the legal entity creation process for the accounting group

  • Other duties and ad hoc responsibilities as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED required

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field; CPA preferred

  • Five to six years corporate accounting and / or real estate accounting experience preferred

  • Thorough knowledge of GAAP, SEC, IFRS and other sources of authoritative accounting guidance

  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of management, staff and external firms

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Must be proactive, deadline focused and organized

  • Must have strong analytical ability and proven problem solving skills

  • Experience with training and supervising employees. Two or more year preferred.

  • Ability to manipulate and analyze large data sets using advanced Excel skills

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills required.JD Edwards and HFM experience preferred.

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.


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Job Locations US-IL-Chicago

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (1/13/2021 12:02 PM)

Job ID 2021-3704