Property Accountant

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

job summary:
The Property Accountant will play a key role in maintaining, updating, and refining the company's accounting systems, properties' general ledgers, financial statements, and more. This position will help to produce accurate reports to stakeholders, provide financial information to assist in decision making, and make appropriate recommendations. In a support and training capacity, the Property Accountant will field questions from site team members who need an assist with accounting issues (resident ledger transactions, processing invoices, etc.). This position requires a commitment to quality, accuracy, and professionalism.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Be key part of production of accurate monthly financial statements; this includes transaction review, general ledger review, required accruals, system uploads, recurring entries, and more.

Become proficient with setup, use, and maintenance basics of Yardi system.

Assist property users with Yardi functionality and reporting questions.

Periodically review invoice processing and coding by managers.

Be key contact for tenant activity in Yardi.

Respond to requests for production of information for, among other things, annual financial statement audits, workers' comp audits, site audits by state agencies, and more.

Be a key part of maintaining supporting schedules to financial statements.

Assist with inquiries from regional managers, lenders, investors, board members, etc.

Participate in all phases of property life cycle from assisting development with inquiries, tracking construction costs, and maintaining accounting records for mature properties.

Support Treasurer by preparing designated reports on a timely basis.

Assist in preparation of budgets, forecasts, and reforecasts.

Assist in timely processing of debt service and any obligations to investors.

Reconcile bank accounts timely.

Process miscellaneous cash receipts.

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a business concentration preferred (Accounting, Finance).

Thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.

1 - 3 years' experience in accounting, preferably including experience related to affordable housing and construction.

Yardi experience a plus, as is working knowledge of the affordable housing components of Yardi or similar accounting software

Ability to read, interpret, and analyze budgets, analyses, and various financial reports.

Strong working knowledge of email systems and Microsoft office (Excel, Word).

 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $75,000 - 95,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 4 Years
 
responsibilities:
The Property Accountant will play a key role in maintaining, updating, and refining the company's accounting systems, properties' general ledgers, financial statements, and more. This position will help to produce accurate reports to stakeholders, provide financial information to assist in decision making, and make appropriate recommendations. In a support and training capacity, the Property Accountant will field questions from site team members who need an assist with accounting issues (resident ledger transactions, processing invoices, etc.). This position requires a commitment to quality, accuracy, and professionalism.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Be key part of production of accurate monthly financial statements; this includes transaction review, general ledger review, required accruals, system uploads, recurring entries, and more.

Become proficient with setup, use, and maintenance basics of Yardi system.

Assist property users with Yardi functionality and reporting questions.

Periodically review invoice processing and coding by managers.

Be key contact for tenant activity in Yardi.

Respond to requests for production of information for, among other things, annual financial statement audits, workers' comp audits, site audits by state agencies, and more.

Be a key part of maintaining supporting schedules to financial statements.

Assist with inquiries from regional managers, lenders, investors, board members, etc.

Participate in all phases of property life cycle from assisting development with inquiries, tracking construction costs, and maintaining accounting records for mature properties.

Support Treasurer by preparing designated reports on a timely basis.

Assist in preparation of budgets, forecasts, and reforecasts.

Assist in timely processing of debt service and any obligations to investors.

Reconcile bank accounts timely.

Process miscellaneous cash receipts.

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a business concentration preferred (Accounting, Finance).

Thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.

1 - 3 years' experience in accounting, preferably including experience related to affordable housing and construction.

Yardi experience a plus, as is working knowledge of the affordable housing components of Yardi or similar accounting software

Ability to read, interpret, and analyze budgets, analyses, and various financial reports.

Strong working knowledge of email systems and Microsoft office (Excel, Word).

 
qualifications:
The Property Accountant will play a key role in maintaining, updating, and refining the company's accounting systems, properties' general ledgers, financial statements, and more. This position will help to produce accurate reports to stakeholders, provide financial information to assist in decision making, and make appropriate recommendations. In a support and training capacity, the Property Accountant will field questions from site team members who need an assist with accounting issues (resident ledger transactions, processing invoices, etc.). This position requires a commitment to quality, accuracy, and professionalism.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Be key part of production of accurate monthly financial statements; this includes transaction review, general ledger review, required accruals, system uploads, recurring entries, and more.

Become proficient with setup, use, and maintenance basics of Yardi system.

Assist property users with Yardi functionality and reporting questions.

Periodically review invoice processing and coding by managers.

Be key contact for tenant activity in Yardi.

Respond to requests for production of information for, among other things, annual financial statement audits, workers' comp audits, site audits by state agencies, and more.

Be a key part of maintaining supporting schedules to financial statements.

Assist with inquiries from regional managers, lenders, investors, board members, etc.

Participate in all phases of property life cycle from assisting development with inquiries, tracking construction costs, and maintaining accounting records for mature properties.

Support Treasurer by preparing designated reports on a timely basis.

Assist in preparation of budgets, forecasts, and reforecasts.

Assist in timely processing of debt service and any obligations to investors.

Reconcile bank accounts timely.

Process miscellaneous cash receipts.

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a business concentration preferred (Accounting, Finance).

Thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.

1 - 3 years' experience in accounting, preferably including experience related to affordable housing and construction.

Yardi experience a plus, as is working knowledge of the affordable housing components of Yardi or similar accounting software

Ability to read, interpret, and analyze budgets, analyses, and various financial reports.

Strong working knowledge of email systems and Microsoft office (Excel, Word).

 
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