Senior Property Accountant


Accounting + Finance


New York, New York

Employment Type



A growing real estate owner and operator is looking to hire a Senior Property Accountant based in NYC. The right candidate will get great exposure and build a long-term career with a dynamic and reputable real estate group.

Compensation : $100000 - $115000
Job ID : 27910

Job Function:

  • Handle full-cycle accounting for a real estate portfolio including income producing and development properties with limited supervision
  • Provide accurate and timely financial information as required internally
  • Complete all job functions relating to assigned properties accurately, efficiently, and by the assigned deadlines
  • Reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts and produce monthly financial statements and supplementary reporting as required
  • Utilize budgets and other tools to analyze variances and reconcile payments applied against major contract values
  • Prepare journal entries and reconcile monthly bank statements to the general ledger
  • Process cash receipts and prepare bank deposits and common area maintenance and real estate tax reconciliations
  • Ensure all GST and other legislated taxes and assessments are reconciled and remitted
  • Monitor cash positions and anticipate future cash deficiencies
  • Oversee and review monthly construction progress claim and development draw requests
  • Monitor and review monthly receivables for accuracy, adjustments, and/or corrections
  • Ensure all tenant administration duties are processed per documentation as required
  • Supply tenant analysis and statements of account as required
  • Monitor and review accounts payable coding for accuracy
  • Complete year end operating cost adjustments and tenant billings for assigned properties
  • Responsible for completing accounting portion of assigned property budgets, annual business plan within assigned deadlines
  • Ensure new rental notices are sent to tenant for coming years operating budget prior to commencement of the operating year
  • Annual property tax invoicing for tenants that do not pay monthly
  • New property set up, analysis, and follow up of outstanding issues as required

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • 3 to 7 plus years of property accounting
  • General operational accounting and FP&A experience
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience with Yardi is required
  • Self motivated
  • Detail oriented
  • CPA preferred

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