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Senior Propert Accountant (Retail)

Chicago   •   USD7,000 - USD80,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Looking for a dynamic accounting professional with experience in Retail!
  • Ample growth opportunities for the successful candidate!

About Our Client

A well-established Chicago company is looking for a Property Accountant. Responsible for full cycle accounting and financial reporting for a portfolio of properties.

Job Description

The Property Accountant will need to:

  • Reconcile general ledger, post journal entries, and assist with the preparation of financial statements for all retail store locations.
  • Reconcile inter-company accounts.
  • Reconcile inventory accounts and analyze variances.
  • Ensure financial reports, analysis and variance reports are prepared and provided timely.
  • Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Verify and analyze business records, transactions, and procedures
  • Prepare audit schedules as needed.
  • Assist in development and maintenance of financial databases.
  • Prepare property tax renditions.
  • Special projects as assigned.

The Successful Applicant

The Property Accountant will possess the following skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in accounting or finance
  • 3+ years of retail accounting experience required
  • CPA preferred
  • Understanding of retail real estate industry and project life cycles
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience and understanding of automated accounting systems such as, AP data imaging and MRI
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and Word required
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize

What's on Offer

  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Medical, dental
  • 401(k) plan