Lease Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
COMPENSATION: $30/hr - $35/hr
POSTED: Jan 24, 2023

Our client are seeking a highly skilled Lease Accountant to join our team at a high-end retail company. The position will be on-site in New York City for 3 days a week and offers an hourly rate of up to $35/hr.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$30 – $35/hr

Position Overview:

The Lease Accountant reviews and analyzes lease agreements to ensure compliance with accounting and financial reporting standards. The Lease Accountant prepares and maintains accurate and timely records of lease payments and other lease-related transactions.

Responsibilities of the Lease Accountant:

  • Monitor and report on lease obligations and potential areas of risk
  • Assist with the preparation of budgets and forecasts related to leases
  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure accurate and timely reporting of lease information
  • Participate in the preparation of financial statements and other financial reports
  • Keep abreast of new accounting regulations and guidelines related to leases

Qualifications for the Lease Accountant:

  • At least 3 years of experience in lease accounting and financial reporting
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and leasing regulations
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and other accounting software

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field is required


  • Client provided benefits, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 117940