Finance & Accounting

Senior Development Accountant

$80K/yr - $95K/yr + Bonus
Chicago, IL (On-site)
Full Time

We are looking to hire a Senior Accountant for one of our clients who is one of the largest real estate firms in Chicago. They offer an amazing culture, constant growth, and diverse exposure.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage payment applications from contractors and owners, ensuring adherence to industry standards.
  • Oversee Textura processing for project contracts, designers, and vendors.
  • Support e-Builder functionality and reconcile project costs with the general ledger monthly.
  • Facilitate accurate data entry for financial transactions, including invoices and expenses.
  • Coordinate fund disbursements through title companies.
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements and journal entries according to GAAP.
  • Review and prepare project reports and work papers.
  • Assist in consolidating financial results and conducting profitability analysis.
  • Evaluate financial and operational activities, offering efficiency recommendations.
  • Participate in integration and annual audit processes.
  • Collaborate with teams to develop operational metrics.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • 5+ years of real estate development or contracting accounting experience.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Sound judgment and interpersonal abilities.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with relevant software and advanced Excel proficiency.
  • 5 days on-site is required.