Staff Accountant (Property Management)

  • Location
    Sacramento, California
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_849091_2758459
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

We are actively seeking an experienced Staff Accountant with a strong background in Property Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Recievable, General Ledger, accruals, and financial statements for a client in the greater Sacramento, CA area.  This opportunity offers the ideal candidate a long term opportunity with a well established property management firm who are actively adding to their portfolio and need help shouldering the load!  Please thoroughly read the job duties and qualifications sections below before applying.  If the opportunity sounds right for you, Please send your resume directly to our Staffing Manager Andrew Walsh at Andrew.Walsh@accountingprincipals.com as he is actively interviewing!

DUTIES

  • Firm grasp of and experience with the full-cycle AP/AR process
  • Perform the processing and recording of accounts payable transactions and ensure that all invoices and staff reimbursements are paid accurately and in accordance with finance policies and procedures
  • Post to General Ledger and make appropriate adjustments.
  • Responsible for bank reconciliations
  • Oversee preparation of monthly/year end accounting records.
  • Perform the processing of functional and benefits expense allocations, monthly accruals, amortization of prepaid expenses, fixed assets depreciation and recording of adjusting and reclassification journal entries, if necessary
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports such as financial statements, budget performance, and interim grant financial reporting

  • QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School diploma with some additional education in accounting, business admin or computer field. - Accounting degree preferred but not required
  • Must have property management accounting experience and a firm grasp on accrual accounting concepts
  • GL and debits/credits experience a must
  • Experience generating financial statements
  • Several years of prior accounting experience desired (3 years minimum)
  • Ability to maintain high volume data entry with exceptional accuracy
  • Computer knowledge and experience with MS Office including Word and Excel - Excel skills must be at an advance level
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Familiarity with the prevalent ERP systems a plus
  • Must enjoy being part of a dynamic team and appreciate a job well done

  • Please send your resume directly to our Staffing Manager Andrew Walsh at Andrew.Walsh@accountingprincipals.com if you are interested in the Staff Accountant job in Sacramento. Interviews currently being held in our Sacramento Office. You can see our other current job openings at www.accountingprincipals.com

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