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Property Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Indianapolis Full-Time
$70,000.00 - $80,000.00 / year
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Creative Financial Staffing has been exclusively retained by a public to identify a Property Accountant. This is a newly created position that is open due to growth. Our client is seeking someone who wants to have a direct impact and wants a role that is more than just day-to-day accounting. This is a career opportunity not just a job opportunity.

Why the Property Accountant opportunity?

1.  The Company: Publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trust with a focus on industrial properties.

2.  The Growth: In the 1 year since filing their IPO and this time they have nearly doubled their portfolio. By year end they will have 88 buildings on 63 properties (nearly 13M sq. ft. under management).

3.  Opportunity: The accounting team is comprised of a CFO, Controller and Senior Manager of SEC Reporting. This is their first property accountant hire. This role will be a key player in building out the accounting infrastructure to support the growth of the company. This role not only focuses on day to day accounting but also in process upgrades or implementations.

4.  Exposure: Working as the right hand to Controller, the Property Accountant will work closely with and have daily exposure to the executive management team, including the CEO and founders of the organization. Compensation/Benefits: Highly competitive base + 100% company paid medical and dental coverage + unlimited vacation.

The Property Accountant’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  Full General Ledger responsibility for a portfolio of properties including management of accounts payable & accounts receivable, preparation of bank reconciliations, and month-end/year-end close.

  Assist with monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting and analytic analysis of financial statements.

  Coordinate with Property Managers and Asset Managers to ensure the accuracy of the financial statements.

  Ad-hoc assignments involving the implementation of accounting software and other integrating programs for a growing company.

  Undergraduate degree in accounting or finance

  2-3 years of accounting experience preferably within commercial property accounting

  Strong excel skills

  Experience with Yardi preferred

Skills required

Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices


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Property Accountant
$70,000.00 - $80,000.00 / year
Estimated Salary: $81K
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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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