Staff Accountant

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

Parker + Lynch is looking for a Staff Accountant with 3+ years of experience in Property Management, Real Estate, or Construction to join one of our clients as they work on several projects local to the Sacramento, CA area. Are you a hands-on accountant ready to dive into a new role supporting the Finance Manager while performing functions such as financial reporting, annual budget preparations, and managing the mortgage control schedule? If the answer is yes--Send your resume to for immediate consideration.


Primary Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Prepare general journal entries and reconciliations for month-end closing, including job cost reconciliations
  • Prepare monthly financial statements in accordance with GAAP
  • Analyze accounting data to resolve account discrepancies
  • Assist with the preparation of annual audit and tax return work papers
  • Assist with preparation of year-end partner distributions
  • Assist with annual budget preparations
  • Assist management with filing deadlines and tax payment requirements
  • Manage mortgage control schedule and process monthly loan payments
  • Review A/P batches for accuracy and adjust entries as needed
  • Process daily/weekly/monthly transfer and wire requests
  • Special projects as needed




  • Bachelor’s degree, accounting concentration or related course work preferred
  • 3+ years of accounting experience, experience in property management preferred
  • Yardi software experience a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP
  • Strong MS Office Suite skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to research and resolve issues independently
  • Organized and detail oriented with the ability to work well under deadlines in a changing environment
  • Results oriented team player with positive attitude