Director of Accounting- Real Estate

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Our client is a market leader in the Real Estate industry and they wish to hire a Director of Accounting that will oversee the accounting and reporting functions for a real-estate portfolio and will supervise and mentor the staff within the Property Accounting department.

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Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Review, coordinate, and complete the preparation of accurate books and records for third party managed properties within their portfolio.
  • Supervise, mentor, and train the accounting team.
  • Perform review functions during end of month close.
  • Assist financial operations personnel and other company departments with questions and information requests as needed.
  • Ensure compliance with company and departmental policies and procedures. Evaluate and make appropriate improvements as needed.
  • Work directly with the Accounting Manager and the Senior Property Accountants to allocate and prioritize team job functions and responsibilities.
  • Manage special projects and initiatives as assigned.
  • Perform accounting research on technical matters

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA
  • 10+ years related commercial real estate professional experience preferred.
  • 7+ years of experience in commercial real estate accounting 
  • 5+ years in a supervisor role managing a team
  • Financial Management
  • Performance Management
  • Yardi Voyager and MRI experience preferred
  • Advanced Excel