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Property Accountant (9-month contract)

Rate TBD
Location Ottawa, ON Canada (On-site)
Type of project Administration, Business consulting & Finance Accountant, Finance, Organizational Structure
Duration 9 Months Contract fulltime months
Education required College/University
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Type of employment N/A
Area of Specialization Business
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Ottawa ON
Job Description

Our company, a leader in rental property management, has a contract position for a Property Accountant.

Reporting to the Assistant Controller, the Property Accountant is responsible to report on the day-to-day operation of an assigned group of multi-unit residential rental properties.

As an accurate and detail-oriented individual, the Property Accountant is responsible for the full cycle of accounting duties of the assigned properties within the portfolio:
• Monthly financial statement preparation
• Reviewing monthly variances and providing explanations
• Performing monthly account analysis and reconciliation
• Assisting Property Managers and Building Managers with tenant inquiries
• Reviewing monthly tenant charge up report
• Reviewing tenant account receivable and following-up with respect to collection, bad debt allowance and write offs
• Performing bank reconciliations
• Preparing monthly cash flows
• Preparing monthly HST and QST remittances
• Assisting Property Management with preparation of annual property budgets
• Preparing and processing of non-automated transactions as required (3rd party and investment transactions)


• College diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
• 2-3 years’ experience in general accounting, preferably in residential property management
• Strong organizational skills
• Strong analytical and accounting skills with excellent attention to detail
• Ability to manage multiple assignments and deadlines
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English
• Ability to solve problems in a professional manner
• Capacity to deal with sensitive issues
• Excellent customer service
• Proficiency using MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel)
• A self-starter with the ability to work independently and in a team environment
• Displays a positive work attitude and enthusiasm
• Thrives in a fast-paced work environment
• Knowledge of Yardi software an asset


-July 22, 2021


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