Property Accountant

  • Location
    Deerfield, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842887_1981187

Our client, a real estate company in downtown Chicago, is searching for a Property Accountant to join their team! 
 
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: prepare and process monthly journal entries; produce monthly financials according to the established schedule and analyze results, communicating takeaways to management; maintain cash and GAAP accrual general ledgers; perform budget and re-projection input, and analysis; prepare and maintain monthly workpapers, including reconciling monthly bank statements; attend weekly staff meetings and participate in reporting and other meetings as required by management; review income, expense, deferred leasing and capital purchases for accurate coding and payment; and resolve issues related to purchases with appropriate managers. 
 
The ideal candidate will have: at least 5 years of accounting experience and at least two years within commercial real estate; a minimum of a Bachelor's degree; proficiency with Excel and other MS Office applications; proficiency with property management/accounting software - Yardi preferred; strong interpersonal skills; ability to and comfort with collaborating with internal and external teams; and ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 
 
Qualified candidates apply today!