Senior Accountant/ Accounting Manager

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

Parker+Lynch is Seeking a Senior Accountant/ Step up Accounting manager for an exciting position with a client in a rapidly growing industry. The Senior Accountant/ Accounting Manager will be responsible for oversight of financial transactions and reporting within the Yardi system, assists with troubleshooting, and works independently on special projects. If this person has the right background, they have the opportunity to come in as an Accounting Manager otherwise they are grooming this person to become an accounting manager as soon as their first year in the position. They are currently flexible with remote working. This person will need to sit in Chicago, IL, and be able to come in for training.


  • Prepares journal entries
  • Performs monthly capital commitment tracking and forecasting package
  • Ensures that assets are legal and not under any kind of controversy from any government body or a third party
  • Prepares timely monthly financial statements according to GAAP standards using Yardi Accounting software
  • Reviews GL accounts and records monthly closing journal entries
  • Maintains depreciation schedules and capital expenditures
  • Trains new accountants
  • Prepares monthly financial reports/statements and analyzes rent schedules
  • Records financial statements and prepares reports for site-level analysis and provides support for all accounting questions and reviews
  • Works with the FP&A Manager to prepare forecasts
  • Assists with reconciling of balance sheets and income statements
  • Analyzes property level balance sheets and cash flow statements
  • Participates in various acquisitions processes within required timeframe and ensures compliance to all internal controls and company policies
  • Evaluates balance sheet accounts and evaluates property activities
  • Reviews and analyzes lease documents and understands their impact on the financial statements
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