Private Equity Senior Accountant at Rex

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Founded and led by billion-dollar investment, operations company Founder and Executive Chairman, Peter Rex, Rex is looking for a Private Equity Senior Accountant who will help support and drive a real estate syndication platform.

Based out of Rex HQ in Austin, TX, the Senior Accountant will be a key contributor in supporting the private equity and deal accounting function. Primarily focused on fund/private equity work streams, but also supporting corporate consolidations, you will work with business leaders across multiple teams and have deep exposure to our investing and operating businesses. 

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA
  • 3-6 years of accounting experience
  • Knowledge of US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles with an emphasis on investment partnerships, equity method accounting, and illiquid assets
  • Ability to multi-task and work on multiple projects simultaneously with attention to detail
  • Deadline-oriented with ability to complete assigned tasks independently
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, with advanced Excel skills
  • Proficiency with advanced accounting systems
  • Extreme ownership, ensuring deadlines are met

What you'll do:

  • Performing accounting for a portfolio of real estate investments in a fast-paced, deadline-driven atmosphere
  • Performing accounting and consolidation for corporate entities
  • Calculating waterfalls of complex partnerships and joint ventures
  • Preparing monthly financial statements for investment entities, detailed quarterly investor reporting, and consolidated financial statements for parent entities
  • Communicating directly with investors
  • Treasury functions
  • Investigating financial irregularities and provide explanations/recommendations
  • Recording calls, distributions and transfers
  • Processing, reconciling, and reviewing cash transactions, investments, and other financial transactions
  • Working with external auditors and tax accountants to ensure clean audits and on-time K-1 and tax reporting
  • Coordinating and working with the highest caliber talent including Controller, Portfolio Managers and executives
  • Providing training and guidance to new and existing team members
  • Preparing Ad Hoc Requests

Before you apply, review these resources to better understand our culture and mission:

  • Rex ecosystem initiatives
  • Peter Rex writing in WSJ about moving Rex from Seattle to Austin
  • Peter Rex on Fox Business
  • Peter Rex on Bloomberg Radio

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and early-in equity awards
  • Competitive and comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Peace of mind through company-paid short-term disability, long-term disability and life insurance
  • 401(K) with employer match
  • Unlimited (discretionary) PTO in addition to Holidays and your birthday off
  • Monthly gym membership stipend
  • Health Savings Account with employer contribution
  • Dependent Flexible Spending Account
  • Mental health telecounseling options
  • We are committed to serving others with a focus on faith, family, and freedom
  • Ability to work in person in Austin, Texas (or willing to relocate)

From the top-down, we are committed to investing in the development of all team members in both a professional and personal setting. We host monthly company socials where employees and family members get together to build our community. Regular performance evaluations are intended to provide a feedback loop, providing opportunities for consistent growth on both ends.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages

Location

We are currently renovating our headquarters downtown, near UT. In the meantime, we are working out of one of the apartment properties that Rex owns.

An Insider's view of Rex

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The vibe at Rex is "Austin chill". We are a mix of laid-back, determined individuals who all have a quirky side that melds well together. Each day is filled with hilarious banter, intelligent collaboration and forward movement. An experience that you don't always get by working fully remote.

Christy

Senior Technical Recruiter

What projects are you most excited about?

Expansion! Super excited to be expanding our product into new markets! I love the excitement there is from new customers using our product.

Madi

Texas Market Launcher

How does the company support your career growth?

The company has strong virtues which they take very seriously. Part of those virtues includes empathizing and caring for their employees. Since my time here, I have always felt heard, included in the big picture, and felt that I have made a real impact. The leadership is amazing here that made it possible for me to learn and continuously grow.

Ritu

Product Designer

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

I work with all of our teammates on building out their weekly priorities based on the current business goals. In addition, I meet with each teammate on a biweekly basis to discuss their career development, including the near-term tangible steps they can take to reach their career goals.

Nikhail

Director of Operations

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

At Rex we are focused on using technology to create economic opportunities and empower people to improve their lives. If you are excited to solve technical challenges AND want to create products that improve people's lives - Rex is the place for you!

Casey

VP of Engineering

What are Rex Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
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