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GL Accountant

GL Accountant

Job ID 
2017-5790
Location 
US-WA-Vancouver
Office 
Vancouver Corporate Office
Unit Count 
n/a
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 
10/30/2017
Category 
Property Accounting

More information about this job

Overview

The GL Accountant is responsible for managing a full range of accounting duties for their assigned properties in accordance with Holland Partner Group’s Core Values.


We are seeking a team player with a strong work ethic that offers exceptional communication skills, attention to detail, and excellent follow through. The Holland Team consists of Associates that demonstrate strong leadership, communication, team-building, and decision-making skills.

Responsibilities

  • Process day-to-day general accounting for specified property portfolio.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly journal entries related to specific accounts.
  • Complete month-end close process.
  • Ensure financial statements are properly recorded and presented monthly.
  • Maintain accurate journal entries into the ledger system.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly financial reports.
  • Complete fiscal onboarding functions for new properties.
  • Research, resolve and balance to ensure reconciliation of accounts.
  • Review source documents and records for accuracy.
  • Prepare and maintain supporting schedules to ensure accuracy of transaction recording.
  • Ensure resolution of account discrepancies.
  • Collaborate with Senior Accountants, Property Managers and Regional Property Managers to ensure timely and accurate pre-close activities are recorded.
  • Serve as a resource to site staff on topics related to property accounting.
  • Represent Holland Partner Group in a professional manner at all times.
  • Conform to company apparel standards and set a positive example for all Associates.
  • Perform all other duties as directed and assist the overall team effort in any way possible.

Qualifications

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting strongly preferred.

Experience: One year experience in property management accounting required. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting may be considered in lieu of specified work experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Knowledge of Yardi preferred.
  • Proficient with MS Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to handle confidential information in a discreet, professional manner.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills.
  • Eye for detail, accuracy is imperative.
  • Ability to be an effective team member and display initiative.
  • Familiar with real estate management a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of GL and accounting principles.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to accurately perform basic to intermediate mathematical functions.

Attendance: This full-time position requires the ability to work between the hours of 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday.  Additional hours or overtime may be required.

 

This position also requires:

  • Ability to lift or move up to 20 pounds.
  • Hearing and visual ability to observe and detect signs of emergency situations.
  • Fluency in English both verbally and non-verbally.