Meritage Homes Corporation

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Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Job ID 
2017-4605
Location 
US-GA-Atlanta

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Overview

From the homes we build to the careers we offer, we’re about doing things that actually make a difference in your life and the way you live. Meritage Homes is a thriving company that believes in building beautiful, incredibly innovative and energy-efficient homes people adore.

 

We were the first national top 10 homebuilder to have every home we build be 100% ENERGY STAR® certified. And with more than 100,000 homes built, our focus, since day one, has been to build incredible new homes and communities in prime locations for fantastic prices. But more than anything, we build energy-efficient homes and communities for people who appreciate a home being built the way it can, and should, be built. And for the staff at Meritage Homes that make this all possible, we believe in having the same standards of quality and reward that make for an enjoyable career. 

 

When joining Meritage Homes, you and your career can benefit in a number of ways, including:

  • An entrepreneurial work environment that encourages creativity and innovative ideas from every level
  • A competitive drive to be the best
  • Pride in delivering a quality product that benefits people and the environment, superior service, and exceptional value
  • Top-notch benefits
  • The opportunity to further your career in a growing national organization
  • Team atmosphere where every individual is considered a vital asset

 

 

Responsibilities

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Post sales transactions
  • Maintain monthly accruals and recurring journal entries
  • Prepare monthly Land Draws and required monthly and quarterly reporting
  • Responsible for the monthly financial report preparation, timely and accurate reporting
  • Complete monthly supplemental schedules
  • Validate monthly divisional activity
  • Record cash receipts and reconcile earnest money deposits
  • Monitor fixed asset additions, deletions, and reconciliations
  • Prepare account reconciliations
  • Attends land development budget reviews
  • Attends common cost and project marketing budget reviews
  • Manage daily cash activity, wires and transfers
  • Resolve accounting issues as they arise
  • Follow-up on discrepancies and Ad hoc financial analysis
  • Demonstrate good communication and customer service skills with individuals both within and outside the organization

Qualifications

  • B.A. in Accounting preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Strong communication/client interaction skills required
  • 3-5 years experience as an accountant required. Homebuilding experience preferred
  • Computer experience and knowledge in Microsoft Office products including Word. Extensive Excel experience required
  • JD Edwards (E1) experience preferred

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