Robert Half International Property Accountant in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
My client is a mid to large sized Real estate services group that provides acquisition, development, asset management, property management, leasing, and consulting services. They are looking to add a project accountant to their accounting team of 20.
Conduct research and audits to confirm enquiries regarding tenant statements
Prepare monthly and quarterly close for buildings and properties
Complete general ledger entries and manage cash balances
Review account records such as non-recurring tenant billings, cash receipts and credit memos to ensure accurate accounts
Process and review accounts receivable for respective properties
Prepare and issue property tenant statements to owners in order to update them on generated revenue and expenditures
Analyze the general ledger to ensure its accurate and balanced
Crosscheck input information for property and tenant lease to ensure its up-to-date
Oversee the remittance and reconciliation of legislated taxes
Carry out forecast to identify future cash deficiencies in order to effectively manage cash positions
Analyze variances using specialized tools in order to reconcile payments which are against contract values
Ensure follow-up draft on budget status is completed before set deadline
Assist with the preparation of documents for annual audits and tax filing processes
Ensure all accounting information regarding property budgets and annual business plans are completed within set deadline
Maintain proper record of depreciation and amortization of fixed assets and leasing commissions.
Excel competency is a necessity.
The Project Accountant must have a college degree with an emphasis in accounting.
Ideal candidates will have a CPA designation with audit experience in a public accounting firm along with two to five years of experience in the commercial real estate industry; prior Yardi and MRI experience is a plus.
A Project Accountant must possess strong organizational and communication skills and be fully competent in Excel, as well as have the ability to produce under pressure with a strong sense of detail, accuracy and cooperation.
A successful Project Accountant must have the capability to work and problem‐solve independently, as well as adapt to changing priorities and responsibilities.
All interested applicants should contact me directly.
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