Job Description

Looking for an opportunity with a dynamic, fun, and goal-oriented company? We’re growing quickly and we’re looking for some not-so-typical talent to join our team. 
Progress Residential® is one of the largest providers of high-quality, single-family rental homes in the United States. With more than 75,000 homes across some of the fastest-growing markets, our residents appreciate the flexibility, freedom, and convenience of living in a single-family home without the obligations of home ownership. 

Progress is committed to making the home rental process easy and enjoyable for the 100,000+ residents we serve by empowering our team members and investing in innovative systems and technology. Our portfolio has continued to grow substantially the past few years and we see increasing demand for professionally managed single-family rental homes and anticipate continued growth. 

Employment with Progress Residential is conditional on a satisfactory background and drug screen as well as submitting proof satisfactory to Progress Residential that you are fully vaccinated against the Corona Virus COVID-19 disease, subject to any accommodations granted by Progress Residential based on disability or religion as applicable by state law.

Position Summary

The Accounting Analyst is responsible for various finance and accounting duties. The position reports to the Accounting Manager.

Essential Functions

  • Create and maintain accounting reports within the payroll system

  • Work closely with the payroll team to ensure employees are assigned to the correct company and cost center

  • Maintain the time allocation system

  • Prepare payroll, benefit and time allocation journal entries in the accounting system

  • Prepare monthly accruals and account reconciliations

  • Provide assistance during annual audits

  • Conduct special projects, prepare ad hoc reports and other services at the request of management


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting

  • 3 - 5 years related experience

  • Candidate must be proficient in various software packages including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience recording and/or processing payroll a plus

  • Yardi and/or Workday experience a plus

  • Residential real estate / property management experience a plus

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Attention to accuracy and detail required

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast-growing environment

What you can expect from us:

Progress Residential® offers all the financial and non-financial incentives you would expect from an innovative real estate investment and management firm:

  • In addition to outstanding training, we host quarterly summits and town hall meetings to encourage growth, knowledge sharing and a good time. After all, it’s about progress, not perfection. 

  • We offer competitive compensation, including a performance-based bonus.

  • Our generous benefits package includes comprehensive healthcare coverage for you and your family, parental leave, paid time off, 9 paid holidays and much more.

Closing Statement:
This summary is not an all-inclusive description of job duties. Other job duties and responsibilities may also be assigned by the incumbent’s supervisor at any time based upon Company need.
Progress Residential® is a proud Equal Opportunity employer, m/f/d/v. 

Application Instructions

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