Director of Property Accounting and Analysis

  • Location
    Lorain, Ohio
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Finance
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker + Lynch is seeking a Director of Property Accounting and Analysis for a real estate property management company in Lorain, Ohio. The company has been around for over 10 years and is now growing more than ever! This position will report to the CFO and will be highly visible. They're looking for someone to improve the overall business acumen and processes of reporting key operating and financial metrics. 

Main Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team finance professionals driving annual Plan/Update processes, strategic & functional budgets and present to CFO.
  • Accountable for accuracy of financials for monthly close, internal controls, and driving standardization for budgeting, Procure to Pay, and Monthly Close.
  • Oversee financial performance within the company: Ensure and drive data integrity in RealPage to better analyze income, expenses, and balance sheet accounts. Create processes and controls; create schedules to report, investigate and resolve discrepancies immediately.
  • Assist in executing budget roadmaps and assessing trade off decisions to balance investment within the portfolio.
  • Work with property managers to understand and improve performance drivers in their areas: Sales, Customer and Pricing related activities (Product Rationalization / profitability / trending)
  • Capital investment process & analysis
  • Prepare and drive standardization of reporting
  • Partner with cross-functional stakeholders to generate tools and reporting focused on current year SG&A performance and limited Sales reporting.
  • Ad-hoc analysis as required.
  • Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business or finance is required. Advanced degree and CPA (or CPA in progress) is preferred.
  • 10+ years of progressive and related experience finance/accounting in the property management or real estate industry is preferred
  • Strong financial, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to operate independently, lead multiple processes and meet tight deadlines while balancing competing priorities. Ability to work and thrive in a highly charged environment.
  • Intermediate to advanced level experience with Excel; Pivot Table and Lookup required.
  • Experience using RealPage or similar Real Estate Accounting software is required
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency Microsoft Office products
  • Must be detail-oriented, self-directed, energetic, flexible, analytical, and collaborative.

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