Job Description

Staff Accountant

Prime Finance is a dynamic real estate private equity firm that has originated or invested over $10 billion in commercial real estate mortgages and sub-debt. Our investors include many leading private retirement programs, university endowments, foundations, and high net worth investors.

Prime Finance is looking to add a Staff Accountant to its San Francisco office.

The Accountant should have a strong educational background. Experience in a similar accounting role within the investment fund industry or the multi-family housing industry is helpful. The Staff Accountant will interact with and support Senior Accountants, and other Accountants and members of the management team.

Functions of the position include:

Duties will include preparing journal entries, month-end and quarter-end financial packages for ownership entities including cash and accrual analysis on each investment, performing complex multiple entity allocation journal entries, G/L analysis, bank reconciliations, administer accounts payable and assist in preparation for audits, interacting with executive personnel, and performing other duties and special projects as assigned. Position requires exceptional communication skills including the ability to communicate with all levels of staff and management; and ability to understand and enter intercompany transactions on a multi-ledger accounting system.


Qualified candidates will possess:

  • B.A /B.S. in Accounting or related field;
  • 0 to 2 years of accounting and/or commercial real estate experience;
  • Strong Excel/spreadsheet skills;
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills;
  • Can-do, positive attitude, eagerness to learn and think outside of the box within a fast-paced environment.

Job Type

Full Time


San Francisco, CA

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