Finance and Accounting

Development Accountant

$100K/yr - $120K/yr
New York, NY (On-Site)
Full Time

Our client, a fast growing real estate developer in NYC, is seeking a Development Accountant to join their team and oversee all development project accounting activities. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing project budgets, tracking expenses, preparing financial reports, and ensuring compliance with GAAP principles. In addition to project accounting, the Development Accountant will assist with general ledger accounting and financial reporting.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of development project accounting, including budgeting, tracking expenses, and analyzing financial data.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate financial reports for development projects.
  • Assist with general ledger accounting and month-end/year-end close processes.
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles and company accounting policies.
  • Collaborate with Project Managers and the Controller to support project goals and financial objectives.
  • Provide support for audits and tax filings as needed.
  • Perform other accounting and finance-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field (preferred but not required).
  • Experience in real estate development accounting or related field.
  • Proficiency in Yardi accounting software (preferred but not required).
  • Strong understanding of GAAP principles and financial reporting requirements.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.