Publicly-traded Real Estate company is seeking a Property Accountant to join their corporate HQ here in Boston. This is a newly created position and a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic company that invests in professional development as well as supporting a good work/life balance and energized culture.
As the Property Accountant, you will be responsible for the accounting support functions for residential & commercial properties as well as contributing toward implementing process improvement and enhancing current procedures. The ideal candidate in this role MUST BE: talented, motivated individual, looking to grow with the company.
Maintain cash and GAAP accrual general ledgers.
Prepare and process monthly journal entries. Produce monthly financials according to the established schedule, and analyze results. Communicate concerns to the Accounting Manager and Regional Controller.
Prepare and maintain monthly workpapers as described in the standardized workpaper model. This includes reconciling monthly bank statements.
Review income, expense, deferred leasing and capital purchases for accurate coding and payment.
Analyze and prepare tenant operating and real estate tax escalations for assigned properties’ monthly payment and annual true-up.
Perform budget and reprojection input, and analysis.
Assist in the review of quarterly audit binder
Perform special projects as needed and provide support to the accounting and property management teams.
Ad hoc projects
Bachelors in Accounting
3+ years of accounting experience
1+ years of property accounting experience
Strong analytical skills
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks
Strong communication skills
Ability to collaborate with internal and external teams