Property Accountant

  • location: Boston, MA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $75,000 - $95,000 per year
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Property Accountant

job summary:
Job Title: Property Accountant

Location: Boston

Industry: Real Estate Development

Job Summary:

Performs accounting functions under close supervision, including reviewing and preparing monthly financial statements and reporting for multifamily and commercial properties. The property accountant will ensure accurate accounting records and transactions. Responsible for posting to the general ledger, performing account reconciliation and budgeting for review by the Financial Manager prior to release.

Responsibilities:

- Reviews and prepares monthly financial statements and reporting for multifamily and commercial properties, Accrual and Cash basis

- Prepares interim and year-end audit work papers

- Reviews and approves invoices

- Performs full-cycle accounting transactions through the General Ledger

- Completes bank reconciliations

- Prepares budgets and re-forecasting

- Prepares replacement reserve requests

- Performs cash management functions

- Maintains escrow balances, including real estate, insurance, and replacement reserves

- Performs escalation calculations for commercial properties

- Acts as a team member with all employees and staff

- Complies with all policies and procedures

- Carries out other duties as assigned by supervisors or managers

Qualifications

- Advanced competency with computer, peripherals and variety of software including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook

- Good verbal and written communication skills

- Ability to handle pressure, meet deadlines and set priorities for workload

- Ability to interpret responsibilities and possess the initiative and willingness to assume additional responsibilities

- Ability to work collaboratively with coworkers and maintain a cooperative, productive atmosphere

- Thorough understanding of full-cycle accounting transactions, and their effects on the General Ledger

- Clear understanding of Escrow balance including, real estate, insurance, and replacement reserves

Experience

- 2-3 years accounting experience, public or private. Real Estate experience preferred.

Education

- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field

 
location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Permanent
salary: $75,000 - 95,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 1 Years
 
responsibilities:
Responsibilities:

- Reviews and prepares monthly financial statements and reporting for multifamily and commercial properties, Accrual and Cash basis

- Prepares interim and year-end audit work papers

- Reviews and approves invoices

- Performs full-cycle accounting transactions through the General Ledger

- Completes bank reconciliations

- Prepares budgets and re-forecasting

- Prepares replacement reserve requests

- Performs cash management functions

- Maintains escrow balances, including real estate, insurance, and replacement reserves

- Performs escalation calculations for commercial properties

- Acts as a team member with all employees and staff

- Complies with all policies and procedures

- Carries out other duties as assigned by supervisors or managers

 
qualifications:
Qualifications

- Advanced competency with computer, peripherals and variety of software including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook

- Good verbal and written communication skills

- Ability to handle pressure, meet deadlines and set priorities for workload

- Ability to interpret responsibilities and possess the initiative and willingness to assume additional responsibilities

- Ability to work collaboratively with coworkers and maintain a cooperative, productive atmosphere

- Thorough understanding of full-cycle accounting transactions, and their effects on the General Ledger

- Clear understanding of Escrow balance including, real estate, insurance, and replacement reserves

Qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply here or contact Nigel Butler at nigel.butler@randstadusa.com with Randstad Professionals for an immediate and confidential conversation.

 
skills: Budgeting, General Ledger, Financial Statements, Accruals, Cash Management, Bank Reconciliations, Cash Forecasting
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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