Oct 08, 2021

Corp Finance/Accounting - Real Estate Accountant

  • OneTrust
  • Norfolk, VA, United States, VA

✍🏾Job Description

Real Estate Accountant

The Purpose: In the Real Estate Accountant role, you will be responsible for the accounting functions related to various real estate portfolio including multi-family and commercial properties.


Key Role Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly financial package with supporting schedules for a portfolio of properties
  • Ensure fixed asset transactions (acquisitions, capitalization, dispositions, transfers and depreciation) are properly recorded in the fixed asset system
  • Reconcile mortgage and escrow balances
  • Prepare and post monthly journal entries to the general ledger
  • Reconcile monthly bank statements
  • Assist in preparing quarter-end and year-end packages to the CPA firms
  • Assist in month-end closeout
  • Assist in the recording of purchases and sales of real estate transactions

Primary Requirements Include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or an equivalent discipline
  • 2-4 years relevant work experience in the real estate field
  • CPA a plus
  • Strong organizational and communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage well through ambiguity and complexity
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and work well under pressure
  • Ability to balance time during busy month-end, quarter-end, and year-end reporting
  • 2 Years with Public accounting firm a plus
  • Experience with YARDI and MRI a plus