GPT Careers

Culture Powered By Passion

  • Results-Driven

    We derive great satisfaction from the effort, process and accomplishment of building a best in class organization. We work hard in order to attain the results we want, and we are proud of our accomplishments. We aim high and celebrate little victories along the way.

  • Creativity

    We encourage outside-the-box thinking to achieve our goals. We seek to find fresh outlooks and perspectives on a daily basis in order to propel us past the competition.

  • Perseverence

    We are steadfast in our pursuit to be the best stewards we can for our tenants, our shareholders and our employees. We hold ourselves to the highest standards of professionalism and courtesy and will always aim to exceed them to benefit our organization.

  • Teamwork

    We strive for excellence in all things, and teamwork is the most essential element of reaching this goal. As a full service real estate owner and operator, our model doesn’t work unless we work together. We encourage collaboration and idea sharing in order to problem solve and achieve greatness.

  • Integrity

    We do our best to conduct ourselves with integrity. We believe that our reputation must be held at the highest standard in order to attract like-minded individuals and to be the business that others want to work with.

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Join Our Team

Check out our open positions below and get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • 5+ years of Tax Department experience, preferably at a Big 4 or other national firm; or direct real estate industry experience.
  • BA/BS required; Business, Finance or Accounting degree required.
  • CPA preferred, MS – Tax or MBA a plus.
  • Real estate industry experience and knowledge of real estate investment trusts (REITs) a plus.
  • Working knowledge of partnership tax issues preferred but not required.
  • Depreciation expense experience required. Proficiency with depreciation expense software (preferably FAS) required.
  • Self-motivation, determination and initiative in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated high attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task responsibilities under tight deadlines.
  • Develop best practices and establishes standards, policies and workflows.
  • Working knowledge of Yardi a plus.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare quarterly REIT compliance testing.
  • Preparation / review of multistate corporate, partnership and disregarded entity tax returns. This would include preparing State apportionment calculations and determining partner withholding requirements.
  • Utilizing Excel to prepare quarterly Federal, State and local tax estimates and returns.
  • Prepare sales and like-kind-exchange workpapers to be included in quarterly taxable income estimate.
  • Assist in the preparation of foreign tax forms.
  • Updating depreciation expense in FAS and external workpapers.
  • Special projects as directed by the VP of Tax.
  • Stay current with Federal & State tax law changes impacting the Company.
  • Ability to communicate with Company employees, outside accountants, and taxing authorities.

Compensation:

  • Competitive base salary, potential to earn annual bonus at company's discretion
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package. Forward resumes to employment@gptreit.com

_Qualifications and Experience: _

• Anticipated 2018 graduation
• BA or BS in Finance, Real Estate Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics or related disciplines preferred from a top-tier university. Other majors will be considered.
• Strong academic record
• Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint
• Understanding of basic financial concepts used to evaluate investments and build models, such as simple cash flow analyses, time value of money, return on investment, etc.

• Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical ability
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Self-motivation, determination and initiative in a team environment
• Demonstrated high attention to detail
• Ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced work environment

Responsibilities:

• Review and screen commercial real estate investment opportunities
• Assist in the financial analysis and underwriting of potential investments
• Develop transaction specific financial models for real estate investments
• Periodically revaluate existing assets using discounted cash flow and sales comparable analyses
• Research and analyze market statistics
• Assist asset managers in all aspects of portfolio operations including: leasing, developing property budgets and formulating long-term asset strategies
• Prepare investment committee memorandums and analysis on all new investments and development opportunities
• Support the disposition team through all aspects of the transaction process including: preparing investment materials, negotiating purchase and sale contracts, coordinating each sale and closing
• Prepare Management Committee and Board presentations

Compensation:

• Competitive base salary and merit bonus potential
• Comprehensive employee benefits package

Please send your resume to employment@gptreit.com

Qualifications and Experience:
• Associates Degree required, BS/BA preferred
• 1 to 2 years’ real estate customer service experience
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point), Yardi experience a plus
• Detail oriented, strong organizational and problem solving skills, works well under pressure and possess the ability to manage time efficiently and prioritize effectively
• Candidate should be a proactive, motivated individual who can complete projects with minimal supervision
• Excellent oral and written communications skills and ability to communicate with tenants, other departments, and service providers if necessary
• Ability to multi-task, work independently and work in a team environment

Responsibilities:
• Maintain and develop strong positive working relationships with tenants
• General administrative functions as they pertain to tenants and the building’s operation
• Track Tenant responsibilities for maintenance and communicate with Tenant to confirm the work is complete.
• Preventive Maintenance Planning for Landlord and Tenant.
Compensation:
• Competitive base salary, potential to earn annual bonus at Company’s discretion
• Comprehensive employee benefits package. Forward resumes to employment@gptreit.com

Qualifications and Experience:

  • BA/BS required, Accounting or Finance degree preferred
  • 2+ years experience
  • Public Accounting experience a plus
  • Detail oriented, analytical, strong organizational skills, proven ability to meet deadlines, works well under pressure and possess the ability to manage time efficiently and prioritize effectively
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel Skills
  • Experience with Yardi, MRI and JDE are a plus

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly individual and/or consolidated financial statements and work papers for assigned portfolios
  • Prepare monthly variance explanations for assigned portfolios
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations of cash accounts and cash reserves
  • Prepare and/or review straight line rent recognition schedules in accordance with applicable leases
  • Prepare CAM reconciliations for monthly accrual postings and annual reconciliations to tenants
  • Prepare monthly sales and use tax returns
  • Coordinate with lease administration department to ensure that all charges are billed in accordance with applicable leases
  • Review general ledger to ensure that all expenses are properly classified
  • Assist in compiling information for distribution to external auditors during quarterly review and annual audit process.
  • Assist with SOX internal audit reviews
  • Take the lead on special projects pertaining to assigned portfolios

Compensation:

  • Competitive base salary, potential to earn annual bonus at company’s discretion
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package. Forward resumes to employment@gptreit.com

Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) is looking for a current junior (rising senior) who would be interested in a real estate internship on our investments team in NYC this upcoming summer. Summer interns will have the opportunity to become exposed to a number of markets and properties across the industrial spectrum and can expect to have close interaction with a tight-knit investments team.

Summer interns will be expected to provide support to full time investment analysts and associates across all aspects of the new deal underwriting, due diligence and closing processes, including: reviewing iterations of purchase agreements and leases, tenant credit evaluations and financial due diligence, property tours and tenant interviews, tenant industry research and evaluation, site diligence on structural, environmental, zoning, etc. conditions, preparing investment models and investment committee memorandums, completing market research, creating management presentations and maintaining real estate sale and lease comparables for selected markets.

Prospective candidates need not have prior work experience in real estate, but should be interested in learning more about the industry. Candidates should be comfortable with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word and should also have an understanding of basic financial concepts used to evaluate investments and build models, such as simple cash flow analyses, time value of money, return on investment, etc.

Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Please send your resume to employment@gptreit.com

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field is required. A concentration in business or real estate related field preferred.
  • A minimum of one to five years related experience in the real estate industry and hands-on experience in lease administration
  • Solid computer skills with proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Access (or a similar database application) required. MRI or Yardi experience a plus.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills with the ability to set priorities, manage multiple projects, and meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated service orientation.
  • Results-oriented with a desire to learn and support new technologies and processes.
  • Adaptability to changing demands.

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the main tenant contact for all lease related issues, including billings, payment applications, account reconciliations and collection of past due balances.
  • Analyze and interpret all newly-executed lease documents and enter and lease terms from lease abstract into the appropriate system of record
  • Generate recurring monthly charges and direct billable charges
  • Complete daily application of tenant payment, monitoring tenant account details for non-payments, delayed payments and other irregularities
  • Furnishes and/or coordinates various report statuses on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Coordinate the completion of annual common area maintenance expense reconciliations and the annual budgeted estimate recalculations, ensuring all billings are in accordance with the lease provision
  • Analyze and interpret lease provisions and advise Property Management and Accounting departments
  • Coordinate with Leasing Department to obtain tenant’s initial Certificate of Insurance for leased premises. Obtain and maintain annual renewals from tenants
  • Serve as support to the Operations and Accounting departments for system entries that originate within the PM (Yardi) or CM (MRI) module of the system of record

Compensation:

  • Competive base salary, potential to earn annual bonus at company’s discretion.
  • Comprehensive employee benefits package. Forward resumes to employment@gptreit.com
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