Job Description

At Extra Space Storage, what matters to you, matters to us! Join a company that cares about you.

It is an exciting time to be at Extra Space. We have been featured on multiple "Best Places to Work" awards, including Forbes and Glassdoor. We’re an S&P 500 company that hasn’t stopped growing since our founding in 1977. Today we are leading the self-storage industry in more ways than one, but in order to maintain this lead, we need exceptionally motivated, capable, and driven people like you. Self-storage is our product, helping people is our passion. Come grow with us and find out why so many of our employees recommend us as a great place to work.

We are currently hiring a Senior Accountant at our corporate offices located in Salt Lake City, Utah. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day corporate close process and preparation of financial reports, including our SEC reporting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly financial reports for public filings with the SEC
  • Corporate general ledger reconciliations and review
  • Financial analysis
  • Audit support
  • Research technical accounting issues and prepare technical accounting memos
  • Take lead on assigned projects and act as a resource, as needed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of three years of accounting experience, some public company experience preferred
  • SEC filing experience
  • Strong communication skills across organizational levels
  • Project management skills
  • Time management; ability to meet important deadlines
  • Creative thinking and problem-solving
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • High degree of attention to detail

Required Competencies:

  • Critical Thinking
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Comfortable working with computers and automated accounting systems
  • Personal Accountability
  • Adaptability
  • Workiva and XBRL experience helpful
  • Outstanding collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills

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.

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.

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Application Instructions

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