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Property Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Livonia Full-Time
$0.00 - $70,000.00 / year
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Reporting to the owner, the Property Accountant will be responsible for journal entries, bank reconciliations, financial statement preparation, accounts receivable and daily and monthly cash disbursements and receipts.


  • Oversee day-to-day accounting operations of commercial property buildings.
  • Prepare month end and quarter end close for each respective property.
  • Manage and complete general ledger journal entries and cash balances.
  • Ensures accuracy of all general ledger information.
  • Process accounts receivable and review accounts payable for each respective property.
  • Issue tenant statements and supporting schedules.
  • Responsible for bank reconciliations.
  • Reviews Balance Sheets and Income Statements per property to verify account balances and reasonable. revenue and expense amounts.
  • Set and update forecasts and budgets as well as provide detailed explanations of deviations from budget based on specific materiality thresholds.
  • Compile financial statements and portfolios for joint venture and third party outside owners as applicable.
  • Prepares monthly financial reports.
  • Ensures that all property and tenant lease input information is up to date and correct.
  • Performs annual CAM reconciliations and assembles the necessary detail and back-up for the tenant’s use.
  • Updates and prepares annual depreciation and amortization schedules.
  • Ensures reports/documents are forwarded to auditors and maintains applicable documentation


Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university; or one to five years related experience and/or training in commercial property accounting; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of Real Estate Databases.
  • Knowledge of the Real Estate transaction processes, including review of contracts.

Specific Knowledge:

  • Experience with Accounting for Commercial Real Estate.
  • Must use Excel proficiently.

Office & Computer Skills:

  • General Office Equipment
  • Microsoft Office Products to include: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe
  • Email, Intranet and Internet
  • Typing and Keyboard with Efficiency 

Skills required

Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices


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Property Accountant
$0.00 - $70,000.00 / 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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