Property Accountant in Atlanta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/28/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
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    At least 3 year(s)
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Job Description

Vaco is seeking a Property Accountant for a great client in the Brookhaven area. This role is designed to support the accounting effort in all functions related to property portfolio and special projects as defined by SVP of Accounting and Finance. This is a Direct Hire opportunity with a target pay range of $60-$65k.


  • Initiate monthly property closing and financial reporting in accordance with GAAP
  • Prepare and analyze property level balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statements
  • Assist in preparation of monthly and annual property budgets and forecasts
  • Reconcile property bank accounts and trustee bond accounts
  • Support property staff to maintain integrity of resident data
  • Serve as internal oversight to ensure accuracy of property delinquency reports, pre-paid rent journals, security deposit ledgers and monitor property refunds
  • Maintain property cash management including coordination and review of accounts payable
  • Post and maintain accounts receivable entries including income, vacancies and write-offs
  • Create and book property accruals and journal entries
  • Review and maintain general ledger activity in accordance with GAAP.
  • Prepare reconciliations to ensure general ledger integrity
  • Coordinate with various lending institutions and foundations to ensure compliance with loan, debt and bond documents.
  • Assist with the year-end audit and tax return preparation


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting from an accredited university or college (required)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • High degree of proficiency in Excel is preferred
  • Highly motivated and driven to achieve excellence in every area
  • Strong candidates will have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Real Estate experience is not required