Job Description

  • Property Accountant

    Posted Date2 weeks ago(11/5/2018 10:00 AM)
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    Position Summary:

    The Property Accountant will be responsible for completing accounting functions related to monthly financial close as well as other general ledger functions.

    Essential Functions:

    • Prepare monthly journal entries and reconciliations for assigned general ledger accounts
    • Cross-train for coverage of other accounting functions
    • Participate in the monthly, quarterly and annual close process
    • Perform weekly and monthly expense review process
    • Act as a contact person for markets and other internal departments.
    • Assist with external financial audit
    • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations
    • Accumulate and maintain accurate reports and reconciliations
    • Work closely with Accounting Manager to resolve discrepancies and variances
    • Assist Accounting Manager in special projects as needed


    • 3 - 5 or more years of experience in an accounting role, corporate experience preferred.
    • Real Estate/Property Management experience a strong plus
    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field required
    • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel
    • Experience working in Yardi a plus
    • Excellent organizational skills
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Excellent analytical skills and strong attention to detail
    • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks/assignment while consistently meeting deadlines
    • Honest, ethical and handles things in confidential manner

    Closing Statement:

    This brief 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.

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