Compass

Commission Specialist

Compass

June 10, 2021

At Compass, we envision a world where the experience of selling or buying a home is simple and pleasant for everyone. Founded in 2012, Compass provides an end-to-end platform that empowers residential real estate agents to deliver exceptional service to their seller and buyer clients, all in service of our mission to help everyone find their place in the world.
As a Commission Specialist, you will be an integral member of our dynamic and growing Finance team and will assume responsibility for reconciling and processing transactions for sales and rental real estate closings, for our California market. You will ensure accuracy and timely completion of all escrow and commission processing. You will play a critical role in the day-to-day operations of the company, interacting daily with agents and the Finance and Accounting team.
At Compass You Will:
Issue commission payments to agents, while tracking referral payments and agent deductions
Reconcile and release escrow payments
Process closed transactions using a real estate transaction system
Collaborate with our Financial Systems Team to help us build a better real estate transaction system
Ensure all commission calculations are correct and compliant with policy
Request stop payment on agent commission checks and process any corrections and adjustments
Provide support to agents in response to inquiries regarding commission payouts, deductions, and commission calculations
Be prompt in answering correspondence from the agents and sales managers
Process changes to agent commission splits and perform an annual review of commission payments
Navigate company systems to validate accuracy of commission calculations and records
Work closely with accounting to review and audit underlying transaction records in the accounting system
What We Look For:
BA or BS degree
3+ years of experience, in an accounting or payroll function, commissions or sales environment preferred
Strong teamwork skills and ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong quantitative skills
Proficient in Excel
Impeccable attention to detail and solid customer service instincts
Be comfortable with new system rollouts
Prior experience in real estate is preferred Do your best work, be your authentic self
At Compass, we believe that everyone deserves to find their place in the world — a place where they feel like they belong, where they can be their authentic selves, where they can thrive. Our collaborative, energetic culture is grounded in our Compass Entrepreneurship Principles and our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, growth and mobility. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer competitive compensation packages, robust benefits and professional growth opportunities aimed at helping to improve our employees' lives and careers.
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