Job Description

We are a leader in our industry and to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. Come join us and find out why so many of our employees recommend us as a great place to work.

We are currently seeking an Accounting Manager at our corporate offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah. As the Accounting Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day staff accounting department; which includes managing the accounting activities and the workload of your team - all within a specific portfolio of assigned commercial properties. You will also be responsible for meeting and exceeding the property management department and client expectation - as it relates to financial and accounting reporting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Manage 8-10 staff accountants including: assigning and directing work, appraising performance, and resolving problems. 

  • Oversee the monthly close processes including review joint venture and third-party owner financial statements and distributions. 

  • Other duties may include: corporate general ledger reconciliations, audit support, and assisting in the preparation of quarterly financial reports for public filings with the SEC.

  • Take lead on assigned projects and act as a resource, as needed.

  • Coordinate work with other departments as needed. 

Education and/or Experience:  

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is required with a minimum of five years of accounting experience.

  • Firm, working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Comfortable working with computers and automated accounting systems

  • Attention to detail

  • Highly motivated self-starter

  • Goal-oriented and possesses the ability to prioritize on a consistent basis in an ever-changing environment 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday.


Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In  2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.

The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!

Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary

Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.

Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction

Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs! 

An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.



Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time

R-24323

Application Instructions

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