Senior Property Accountant

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

Our real estate client is currently looking to fill a Senior Accountant role. The position is in Chicago, IL. This national company deals in property management, investments and property leasing. If you are interested in this position please send your resume directly to – emailed resumes will take priory over applicants. 
Job Functions – 
Prepare monthly journal entries and monthly General Ledger Close, including the investigation, verification and reconciliation of all general ledger accounts on assigned property trial balances with sub-ledgers and/or appropriate support schedules.
Fixed assets
Financial analysis
Prepare quarterly/annual work paper packages and participate in annual audit process
Year-end closing
Internal and external audits
Company financial planning and forecasting
Interaction with other company management when needed

Job Qualifications – 

BS degree in Accounting required
CPA or CMA a plus
4+ years of accounting experience – strong understanding of GAAP
Real Estate industry experience
Strong preference for public accounting with real estate clients
Experience with real estate accounting software with Yardi or MRI
Strong Excel
Ability to promote a professional and productive environment
Good communication skills

This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys being involved with the daily activity, being a good mentor and team oriented please email your resume directly to If you are looking for other accounting and finance opportunities, please apply or email me your resume as well.