Sr Staff Accountant


As a Senior Staff Accountant you assist in the day-to-day financial operational functions of the division, including Accounts Payable, financial analysis and reporting, corporate and divisional reporting requirements, and Sales and Closing administration.  Ensure Corporate/Region Accounting and Finance policies are in place and followed.


• Oversee the month-end close process accurately and timely in conjunction with corporate/region deadlines
• Provide detailed and analytical explanations of variances in actual financial data compared to forecasted results
• Manage and complete commissions and expenses and ensure the accuracy of these submissions and the proper record retention for auditing purposes
• Assist in financial reporting including but not limited to weekly sales, starts and closings forecast and actual
• Review job cost accounts and provide monthly updates as it relates to budgeted vs. actual
• Possess complete understanding of US GAAP and internal Accounting Policy Manual and ensure that policies are complied with
• Prepare revenue and cost of sales transactions in accordance with company policies and procedures
• Analyze trends, costs, revenues, and financial commitments to predict future revenues and expenses
• Prepare bank account and general ledger reconciliations
• Prepare Fund Transfers as it relates to Joint Venture projects
• Assist in preparation and review of HUD statements as it relates to home closings
• Review Joint Venture financials and provide monthly summary to VP Finance and Operations
• Prepare analysis for land take-downs
• Provide weekly and monthly statistical/financial reporting to Division Management
• Perform as needed special projects as assigned by VP Finance and Operations



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and/or Finance required
  • Three years minimum related accounting and financial experience, homebuilding experience preferred
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • CPA/CFA preferred; at minimum CPA/CFA candidate
  • Advanced computer skills including Excel (macros, pivots, vlookups), Access, SQL, the use of Hyperion, EssBase, and JD Edwards
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Professionally perform multiple, detail-oriented tasks with simultaneous deadlines
  • Presentation skill sets for Divisions Ops management team (Powerpoint)
  • Excellent communication, analytical and writing skills as well as supervisory skills


Regular Full-Time
Lennar Homes
Full time
Plymouth, MN 55447, US