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USAA Real Estate Company Accountant/Sr. Accountant, Corporate European Operations (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) in United States

Company Overview

Acquiring, developing, financing and managing quality real estate investments since 1982, USAA Real Estate provides superior returns investing across the risk spectrum, with expertise in office, industrial, multi-family, retail and hotel assets. Investing for the USAA membership and aligned with more than one hundred investment partners across the world, we maintain an “Investor First” mindset with a significant co-investment in all programs. As the real estate investment management arm of USAA, a leading financial services company serving military families since 1922, USAA Real Estate has achieved a track record of success living up to the high standards set at USAA and sharing its culture. USAA’s balance sheet puts us in a position of strength – well capitalized to invest in multiple strategies. This is a distinct competitive advantage. USAA Real Estate is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.

USAA Realco-Europe, B.V. (RealCo) is the European subsidiary company of USAA Real Estate. The company was formed in 2014 and is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. RealCo is a pan-European investor that is primarily focused on the creation of a modern logistics portfolio. With time, it is expected that RealCo may include other property types in Europe as well as expand its co-investment activities in Europe through the creation of fund and separate account vehicles. For more information, please see

Job Description

The Accountant/Senior Accountant , Corporate European Operations is responsible for facilitating the general accounting functions relating to the European real estate portfolio consisting of properties both in operation and under development by RealCo and with joint venture partners. The portfolio of Europe-based properties has the potential to include industrial, office, multi-family, retail and hotel properties in wholly-owned or joint venture companies. The ideal candidate will also exemplify USAA's core culture and business principles and will model and encourage similar attitudes and work ethic in the Netherlands RealCo office.

Essential Duties

  • Bookkeeping for Dutch holding and asset management companies, including month end accounting close

  • Review and approval of accounts payable, including supervision of input and coding by RealCo administrative assistant

  • Preparation of annual statutory reporting under Dutch GAAP

  • Review of periodic indirect (VAT) and direct tax reports and facilitation of filing with third party accounting team

  • Preparation of development draws and related capital calls for ongoing construction projects

  • Management, reconciliation and cash needs forecasting of European bank accounts

  • Coordination, preparation and analysis of performance measures and reporting to USAA Senior management and others, as needed.

  • Other projects as required including, but not limited to, budgeting, legal archive maintenance, and reconciliation of shareholder loans

At RealCo our employees work in an ideal location and enjoy generous benefits packages (including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, USAA Membership eligibility, educational and professional designation assistance), business casual dress attire and much more! Qualified applicants must successfully complete a pre-employment background screen. The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

USAA Real Estate is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of Females, Minorities, Veterans and Disabled.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance.

  • 2+ yrs. Accounting experience w/ solid fundamental accounting skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job level

Key Competencies

  • Financial, analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and concurrent meeting multiple deadlines.

  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills to deal with all levels of personnel and service providers within and outside RealCo BV.

ID 2019-1888

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