Publicly-traded Real Estate company is seeking a Staff 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 Staff Accountant, you will assist the accounting support functions for commercial properties and development projects (including AP, AR, monthly close, journal entries, fixed asset accounting, etc.). The ideal candidate in this role MUST BE: talented, motivated individual, looking to grow with the company.
Prepare journal entries and reconcile general ledger and subsidiary accounts
·Assist in monthly and year-end closings.
Prepare and maintain monthly workpapers as described in the standardized workpaper model. This includes reconciling monthly bank statements.
Review and code Accounts Payable (AP) invoices.
Assist Accounts Receivable (AR) team to resolve issues pertaining to unapplied cash.
Review income, expense, deferred leasing and capital purchases for accurate coding and payment.
Assist with Fixed Asset schedules and Lease Tracking responsibilities.
Assist with SOX 404 compliance responsibilities.
Perform special projects as needed.
Bachelor’s in accounting
0-3 years of accounting experience
Strong analytical skills
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks
Strong communication skills
Ability to collaborate with internal and external teams