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Real Estate Portfolio Accountant

Mascoutah, IL

Posted: 09/25/2018 Job Number: 10714 Pay Rate: $60,000.00 - $80,000.00

Why is This a Great Opportunity?

Are you a high-performing CPA with at least 4 years of experience?   We offer a competitive annual salary including attractive bonuses and a 401K contribution match.

This established and growing company is a leader in providing well-managed homes and commercial spaces for residents. The successful candidate will report to and advise the asset manager on accounting processes to ensure accuracy of financials and streamline accounting processes at the property and portfolio levels. There will be opportunity to design and implement improved financial processes that will inform operations, reporting, and management decisions.

Job Description:

Prepare and process bank transfer requests

: Manage company credit cards

: Prepare annual budgets and variance analysis

: Prepare and review financial statements for asset manager and CFO

: Prepare and review income, expense, and cash-flow forecasts and strategize with asset manager on areas for improvement

: Prepare lender draw packages

: Prepare and maintain asset and capex schedules

: Review accounting work performed by outside service providers

: Evaluate and refine accounting systems, policies and procedures

: Provide training on accounting and budgeting practices to accounts payable personnel, property managers, and regional managers

: Review and help prepare reports for management and investors

: Coordinate tax compliance and return preparation for all entities

: Research, analyze and advise on tax compliance, transaction structuring, and financial reporting requirements

: Become highly proficient in Yardi accounting software, train others as needed and troubleshoot issues

: Special projects on as needed basis

: Occasional travel required

Work Environment:

: Casual office attire

: Potential to work from home 1 - 2 days per week (after 3 - 6 months with company)


Experience & Education

: Bachelor' s Degree in accounting or finance

: 4+ years' experience in accounting

: CPA license or significant experience in multifamily real estate accounting and/or finance

: Yardi accounting software experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

: Strong understanding of accounting principles under both cash and accrual basis

: Basic understanding of federal income taxation of individuals, partnerships and s-corporations

: Experience in multifamily accounting

: Experience with Yardi accounting software strongly preferred

: Experience with pass-through taxation preferred

: Eagerness to take ownership of responsibilities and anticipate the needs of internal and external customers

: Ability to prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment, work independently, and resolve issues in a timely manner

: Strong analytical and organizational skills

: High Proficiency with MS Excel

Mark A Ryan
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