Finance Manager

Jones Lange Lasalle Inc. Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 2 months ago

About JLL -

We're JLL-a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 91,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That's why we're committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We're using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities.

Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we're honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.

Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we're headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together.

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet all of the requirements below. We're interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!

Finance Manager

We are currently seeking a Finance Manager for the Work Dynamics Client Finance hub in Pittsburgh, PA. Our Finance Manager is responsible for overseeing the financial planning & reporting functions for several North American clients of the hub.

What this job involves:

  • Oversee client billing processes to ensure proper fee calculation, invoicing, and recognition of costs.

  • Manage period-end client closing activities to ensure integrity and accuracy of the client-facing financial reports.

  • Act as trusted advisor regarding financial operations to JLL account leadership.

  • Partner with the on-account JLL team and the client to provide to provide clarity to JLL's financial reporting and processes.

  • Provide leadership for the annual budget and periodic forecast processes.

  • Issue monthly financial packages and performance metrics to appropriate JLL account team and client personnel.

  • Ensure understanding and adherence to key procedures and processes.

  • Maintain working knowledge of and compliance with the client Master Services Agreements (MSA's).

  • Identify and implement process improvement opportunities.

  • Maintain all necessary accounting controls within the framework of JLL policies and procedures.

  • Manage JLL corporate accounting requirements including monitoring the JLL client-specific income statement, periodic budgeting, and monitoring corporate receivables.

  • Ensure compliance with GAAP, JLL Internal Audit and other JLL internal review standards.

  • Manage the development and workload of assigned Client Finance team staff.

  • Special projects and other functions as required by manager or client.

Sound like you? Here's more about what we are looking for:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance with 4-6 years of relevant work experience

  • Management/supervisory experience preferred

  • MBA and/or CPA preferred

  • Strong accounting and analytical skills

  • Strong leadership and communication skills

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Experience with presentations to internal and external stakeholders

What you can expect from us

We succeed together and believe the best inspire the best, so we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our success.

Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your career ambitions, recognizing your contributions, investing in your well-being and providing competitive benefits and pay.

We can't wait to see where your ambitions take you at JLL. Apply today!

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Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading global provider of real estate and investment management services. We take our responsibility to protect the personal information provided to us seriously. Generally the personal information we collect from you are for the purposes of processing in connection with JLL's recruitment process. We endeavour to keep your personal information secure with appropriate level of security and keep for as long as we need it for legitimate business or legal reasons. We will then delete it safely and securely.

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Jones Lang LaSalle ("JLL") is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process - including the online application and/or overall selection process - you may email us at This email is only to request an accommodation. Please direct any other general recruiting inquiries to our Contact Us page > I want to work for JLL.

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Pursuant to Columbia, SC ordinance, this position is subject to a background check for any convictions directly related to its duties and responsibilities. Only job-related convictions will be considered and will not automatically disqualify the candidate.

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Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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