Senior Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
COMPENSATION: $85k - $100k
POSTED: Jan 24, 2023

Our client, a real estate company, is a leading developer and manager of commercial and residential properties in New York city. They own and operate a diverse portfolio of properties, including office buildings, retail centers, and multi-family residential buildings They are looking to add a Senior Accountant to their team. If you have a passion for accounting and are looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity with a growing company, please apply today!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$85k – $100k

Position Overview:

The Senior Accountant will join the growing Accounting team. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for the financial reporting and analysis of the residential properties, as well as providing support to the Director of Accounting and the rest of the Accounting team.

Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant:

  • Prepare and analyze financial statements for commercial properties, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements
  • Participate in budgeting and forecasting for properties
  • Review and analyze property operating expenses
  • Provide support for month-end and year-end closing
  • Prepare and review journal entries and reconcile general ledger accounts
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP and company accounting policies and procedures
  • Assist with financial audits as needed
  • Communicate and collaborate with other departments and stakeholders such as property managers and investors
  • Stay current on changes in accounting rules and regulations
  • Any other tasks as assigned by the Director of Accounting

Qualifications for the Senior Accountant:

  • Minimum of 5 – 7 years of experience in property accounting, with a focus on commercial properties
  • CPA certification is preferred
  • Strong understanding of GAAP and financial accounting principles
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Excel and accounting software
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to identify and solve problems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with Yardi Voyager is preferred

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field is required


  • Competitive compensation
  • Benefits and opportunities for career advancement
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: 117930