Property Accountant

    • Job Tracking ID: CS-28
    • Job Location: Chicago, IL
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 30, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Not Applicable
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

**Miller Cooper is assisting with this search**

Company overview: A real estate management and development company, which specializes in office, retail and residential real estate in Chicago, IL.

Our client has an immediate opening in their Chicago office for a Property Accountant. This position will focus primarily on the accounting and financial reporting functions for the operating and development properties. This position will focus primarily on the following:

  • Processing of Cash Receipts and management of tenant collections
  • Bank Reconciliations and general ledger reconciliations,
  • Month-end close procedures,
  • Budget to actual analysis,
  • Preparation of periodic financial statements,
  • Assist in annual CAM and operating expense recovery reconciliations
  • Assist in maintaining lease files
  • Processing of lease set-up in the system
  • Financial analysis, modeling and projections
  • Participate in various other special projects, including assistance with construction draw packages, assistance with real estate transactions and loan transactions

Experience and Skills:

Required Experience

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting (CPA certification preferred)
  • 10+ years experience
  • Extremely organized and capable of functioning in a fast paced and changing environment
  • Prefer experience with a commercial real estate or similar organization
  • Prefer experience with Skyline Property Management Software or related industry software
  • Significant expertise in Microsoft office applications, especially in Microsoft Excel
  • High energy, self-starter, and a strong desire to be constantly challenged
  • Strong communication skills are a must