Senior Property Accountant - Student Housing

RPM Living

Austin, Texas

Date Posted January 20, 2023
Industry Credit / Collections
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Not Specified
Salary Not Specified

Description:

Overview:
Looking for something different? We ARE that something different at RPM Living.

Dynamic and fast growth culture and multiple nationwide opportunities let YOU shape your future with us. Top industry pay and benefits, best industry practices, career training and education, people-first focus...we show you the way to success.

The Position:
The Senior Property Accountant will be responsible for supporting accounting and financial reporting for RPM. This role will be responsible for financial reporting, cash management and the general ledger for a portfolio of properties. This role will support the Student Housing division.

Responsibilities:
  • Prepare monthly financial information in accordance with deadlines/requirements while adhering to accounting policies and procedures and maintaining effective internal controls
  • Prepare financials for multiple clients with different reporting requirements
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with clients and property management in a timely manner while providing exceptional customer service
  • Requires the use of detailed technical accounting skills to assess appropriateness of accounting treatment
  • Requires cash flow management to pay the property expenses and to predict the need for funding
  • Records journal entries & accruals, reconciles income, and documents prepaid rent in industry specific software
  • Reconcile all balance sheet accounts monthly
  • Perform bank reconciliations as appropriate
  • Perform cash disbursement through wires and checks, prepares invoicing and inter-company collections, and maintains a daily cash balance
  • Act as a mentor to help train new or less experienced accounting staff
  • Participate in the preparation & maintenance of written policies & procedures for functions/duties performed
  • Perform other duties and tasks as assigned by Supervisor or Executive Team
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience
  • 3+ Years of Property Management (Student Housing) Experience Preferred or equivalent
  • Preferred Industry Specific Software: Entrata
  • Microsoft Office
Employment with RPM Living is contingent upon successful completion of a background check and possessing a valid driver’s license.

RPM Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer.