Property Accountant

New
  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842885_2632168

If you are interested in applying for this job opportunity, please email your resume in Word format to sarah.ayala@parkerlynch.com and put “Senior Property Accountant” in the subject line.

 

Emailed resumes will have priority consideration over online applications.

 

Our client, a rapidly growing real estate company in Chicago, is seeking a Senior level Property Accountant!

  • Competitive salary
  • Downtown location
  • Excellent work/life balance

Requirements:

  1. 4+ years of residential property accounting 
  2. Property management software experience required
  3. Bachelors in Accounting; will consider finance if they have Yardi and everything else

Preferences:

1.    Yardi experience is a huge plus

2.    CPA a plus

                                  

Duties:

  • Assist the accounting team 
  • Work with Accounting to improve processes and internal controls designed around the financial processes.
  • Assist with external audits, compilations, 1099 processing and sales tax returns.
  • Respond to requests from ownership, lenders, and other departments.
  • Complete various financial, accounting, administrative, and other reports and analyses.
  • Review accounts payable, process checks, and assist with cash management.
  • Reconcile cash accounts and security deposits.
  • Prepare journal entries for various transactions and cash receipts.
  • Assist with annual budgets and uploading files.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by ownership, senior leadership, or the employee's supervisor.

 

Sells / Perks:

  • Role will have its own office
  • Growth to Assistant Controller
  • Interaction with upper management
  • Gym in building
  • Fooda pop up on Mondays and Wednesdays
  • Public transportation accessible
  • A lot of promotion from within; growing company and creating new roles all the time
  • New office space 
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA
  • 401K
  • Quarterly bonus program