Job Description

At Extra Space Storage, if it matters to you, it matters to us! At Extra Space we believe that a successful business and a fun work environment go hand in hand. That’s why we’ve created a company culture that provides our employees with all the support they need to succeed. Because we understand that we can’t continue to succeed unless our people love their jobs - day in, day out. It is a really exciting time to join our growing company! We got our start in 1977. Today we are a New York Stock Exchange-traded company and we were recently named to the S&P 500! We are a leader in our industry and in order 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 hiring a Senior Corporate 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
  • 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.


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 to corporate employees, on-site managers and our 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, which 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. They are also passionate and enjoy a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices and you’ll see why Extra Space is an amazing place to work.



Posted 13 Days Ago

Full time

R-31614

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