Accountant, Real Estate - CPA | Volunteer Properties

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We are a property management organization serving communities in the State of Tennessee and Commonwealth of Kentucky. We strive each day to enrich the lives of our employees, clients, and community. We live our core values of teamwork, balance, dedication, drive, knowledge, self-improvement, integrity, charity, and most importantly - we have fun doing it!
Our growing company is looking for an experienced Real Estate Accountant to manage accounts and provide subject matter expertise to the company, client, and property portfolios.

Lead and manage the finance department along with our third-party accounting firm
Create Pro Forma statements and forecasting activities for acquisitions
Reconcile Capital Reserve Accounts
Lead, coordinate, prepare and analyze property and corporate level budgets along with forecasting activities
Prepare and analyze monthly financial reports for the organization, clients, and property portfolios
Manage and ensure accuracy of all financial matters, including but not limited to ledgers, accounts, balance sheets, deposits, and reconciliations
Ensure that all lender reporting is in compliance on a monthly basis
Monitor the timing and quality of client deliverables
Process wire transfer payments on behalf of clients
Prepare financial statements and associated work product for external audit purposes
Address and resolve financial errors or issues with staff, as needed
Act as a liaison to client CPA firms, auditors, legal counsel, and other external parties to provide expertise of accounting practices within the multi-family industry
Collaborate with all department Directors and serve on the leadership team to design and develop the most effective processes and methods for the betterment of the organization
Special projects and additional duties as needed or assigned

Licensed CPA
BA or BS in Accounting or Finance
Minimally 5-8 years accounting experience in Real Estate accounting
3 years’ accounting experience in the multi-family industry
Ensure adherence to policies and procedures and maintain effective internal controls
Work as a team player in evaluating and resolving discrepancies, as needed
Possess and model our core values daily

Expert in Generally accepted accounting principles and procedures
Expert with financial terms and principles
Strong computer skills related to MS Office programs, i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
Experience with Appfolio Property Management software is a plus
Possess an analytical and strategic mindset
Leadership skills to lead a team of professionals and inspire growth
Ability to spend workday at computer or traveling to consult with clients

If interested in this position, please apply at Volunteer Properties - Multi-Family Real Estate CPA (