Financial Accounting Manager - Real Estate / Property Management Industry

Up to $100,000 to start with outstanding benefits after 60 days

Chicago - Roscoe Village Area

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Financial Accounting Manager
Real Estate / Property Management
Up to $100,000 to start with outstanding company-sponsored benefits
Chicago - Roscoe Village Area

As the Financial Accounting Manager, your job duties and responsibilities will include:

- Preparing and monitoring account analysis, operating expenses and reconciliations
- Preparing reports, balance sheets and cash flow statements for site-level analysis
- Preparing journal entries
- Processing accounts payable for cash receipts
- Preparing budgets for rental income and analyzing rent schedules
- Preparing monthly financial statements
- Monitoring and coordinating all compliance-related activities
- Assisting with the reconciliation of balance sheets and income statements
- Supervising the data review process to aid internal and external stakeholders
- Providing support for all accounting questions and reviews
- Providing support with the interpretation of complex documentation for loans and agreements
- Reviewing and analyzing lease documentation
- Calculating and recording depreciation and amortization for fixed assets
- Estimating the market value of assets and generating reports for dissemination
- Preparing, reconciling and evaluating balance sheet accounts and supporting schedules
- Reviewing general ledger accounts and recording monthly close journal entries
- Training, monitoring and mentoring new staff
- Assisting with individual, trust, foundation, partnership, corporate accounting and tax preparation
- Assisting with special projects and performing other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include the following experience:

- At least five or more years of general accounting experience
- Real estate / property management and property accounting experience

In addition to the following qualifications:

- A Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or a similar relevant discipline
- Intermediate to advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel
- Experience with accounting software or systems
- Knowledge of the real estate investment or property management industries
- Advanced written and verbal communication skills
- The ability to manage and train others
- Organization and attention-to-detail
- The ability to consistently meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment

PLUSES... That may enable you to stand out as a candidate for this job include:

+++ CPA

+++ Experience using Yardi Software

Our client is a full service real estate management and investment company.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done in-person during office hours, before or after hours, by Skype or by phone if needed.

JG ID #19-1047 - Chicago, IL 60618

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Management Skills - People or Projects Accounting Skills Management Skills - People or Projects, Financial, Banking, Insurance, Real Estate, Investment, Related Services

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