Job Details

Post Date 8/23/2021
Title Senior Accountant, UK
Employment Type Full Time
City San Diego
State CA

Realty Income, The Monthly Dividend Company® provides shareholders with dependable monthly income.  Over the past 52 years, Realty Income has been acquiring and managing freestanding commercial properties that generate rental revenue under long-term net-lease agreements.  Our company attracts individuals who value integrity, perseverance, and teamwork.

As Realty Income’s Senior Accountant, UK, you will be responsible for the preparation of monthly financial reports and annual financial statements for our UK portfolio. This position can be located either in our Corporate offices in San Diego, CA, or Phoenix, AZ. 

Your Contribution to the Team Includes 

General Ledger

  • Complete select month-end close procedures for company’s UK portfolio in accordance with US GAAP. Accurately reconcile balance sheet and income statement accounts to meet company’s reporting deadline.
  • Prepare monthly UK bank reconciliations.
  • Prepare quarterly US GAAP to UK GAAP adjustments.
  • Prepare quarterly UK VAT (Value-Added Tax) returns.


Financial Analysis and reporting

  • Prepare quarterly UK management accounts and distributions.
  • Prepare annual UK financial statements and disclosures for statutory audits. Act as liaison with company’s external auditors.
  • Perform UK completion balance sheet research and opening balance reconciliation for new UK entity acquisitions.
  • Provide budget vs. actual financial variance fluctuation analysis for select UK general ledger accounts.
  • Prepare quarterly UK debt covenant reporting.


Budgeting and Forecasting

  • Support Property Management and Finance teams in quarterly and annual UK property budgeting and forecasting process.


Accounts Payable

  • Review UK wire coding for accuracy.



  • Ability to handle and analyze large quantity of data.
  • Ability to review current processes for improvement and efficiency.
  • Support/Back up other property accounting functions as needed.


What You'll Need to be Successful 

  • 4 year Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university, with an emphasis in accounting, finance or related field.
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Public accounting experience is highly preferred.
  • Real estate industry experience is preferred.
  • UK GAAP experience is preferred but not required.
  • Certified Public Accountant license is preferred.
  • Must be organized, detailed, flexible, efficient and take ownership of own work product.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills.
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills.


What you’ll get in return:

  • Competitive Salary including potential for bonus and stock awards.
  • Best-in-class Benefit Package
  • Collaborative, team-oriented environment
  • Opportunities for Continuing Professional Development
  • Being a part of a company who does the right thing, take ownership, empower each other, celebrate differences, and give more than we take.


Realty Income is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  For more information click here.  If you require accessibility support to submit your application or other reasonable accommodations to participate in the recruitment process, please contact, or call 800-375-6700.  An employee will respond to your message to begin the interactive process. Please note that this phone number and email address are only for individuals seeking a disability accommodation when applying for a job.

To all recruitment agencies, Realty Income does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our job’s alias, Realty Income employees, or any company location. Realty Income is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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