Real Estate, Finance & Accounting

Staff Accountant – Real Estate

$55,000-$65,000
New York
Full Time

Our client, a highly reputable real estate owner/manager in midtown Manhattan, is seeking a Staff Accountant to work closely with the Controller. This firm has a great leadership team and can offer stability as well as a very friendly work environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare month-end journal entries and update account reconciliations
  • Update depreciation files
  • Review A/P and reconcile payroll downloads into the General Ledger
  • Review leases and assist in collecting rent from tenants
  • Record intercompany transactions and balance all intercompany accounts
  • Provide monthly financial statement reporting to the management team
  • Assist with budgets and forecasts
  • Assist with preparation of annual audit and yearly tax preparation when required

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred
  • 2+ years of accounting experience, real estate accounting a plus
  • Knowledge of AP/AR and journal entries
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and general ledger account reconciliation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Team player, detail-oriented, well organized, efficient and accurate