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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Staff Acct
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  • Expiration Date: 16 June 2023
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2177147_1684294708

Job Number: 2177147

Job Title: Property Accountant

Location: Concord

Compensation: $45-$50/hr

Job Summary: Are you an experienced accountant with a strong background in property accounting? We are seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Property Accountant to join our team. As a key member of our finance department, you will be responsible for managing the financial activities related to our property portfolio. Proficiency in Yardi software and a solid understanding of property accounting principles are essential for this role. If you are passionate about real estate and enjoy working in a dynamic environment, this opportunity is perfect for you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare accurate and timely financial statements, budgets, and forecasts for assigned properties.
  • Perform monthly general ledger reconciliations and ensure proper recording of property-related transactions.
  • Handle accounts payable and accounts receivable functions for property operations.
  • Monitor rent collections, lease agreements, and tenant accounts, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
  • Conduct variance analysis and provide explanations for budget vs. actual discrepancies.
  • Assist with annual budget preparation and periodic reforecasts.
  • Performing journal entries and maintaining accurate financial records for a portfolio of 8-10 commercial properties.
  • Managing third-party accounting relationships and addressing the unique requirements of each client.
  • Demonstrating multitasking abilities to efficiently handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Applying your knowledge of debits and credits to ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Working primarily with cash basis accounting principles.
  • Utilizing your expertise in Yardi software to streamline processes and improve efficiency.
  • Following instructions and collaborating with team members to provide necessary support.
  • Assisting in various other accounting tasks and projects as assigned.
  • Support year-end audits and tax filing processes.
  • Maintain property-level financial records and documentation in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with property accounting standards and regulations.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum 3-5+ years of experience in property accounting.
  • Proficiency in Yardi software is required.
  • Strong knowledge of property accounting principles, including CAM reconciliations, lease administration, and property financial reporting.
  • 3rd party accounting
  • Solid understanding of GAAP and financial analysis concepts.
  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience with property management software or ERP systems is a plus.

About Nelson Connects:

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Pay Transparency: Nelson Connects provides pay transparency by placing salary ranges in all job postings in accordance with state and local regulations. We are committed to communicating pay clearly throughout the employment process.

California Fair Chance Act and Beyond: Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with applicable regulations. We will consider qualified Applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and CA Fair Chance Act.

Temporary Associate Benefits Offered: Weekly benefits offered include Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, EAP, Life/AD and D, STD, Commuter FSA, + state mandated benefits.

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