Experienced Accountant (Real Estate Industry) – Raleigh/Direct Hire ($60s)

Job Type: 
Professional Services
Accounting and Finance
Bookkeeping, Banking, and Financial Support
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Direct Hire

Our client, a Raleigh area real estate firm that specializes in residential properties, is actively recruiting for a versatile and knowledgeable Accountant to join its Financial Team.

Role will involve a wide range of Accounting and Financial tasks including G/L management, Payroll Support (company uses Paychex) and Tax/Audit prep.  This is an interactive role that will involve regular interface with colleagues, vendors and others.  Seek candidate whose Accounting knowledge and skills are complemented by a congenial and welcoming manner.

Selected duties…

  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable, including Account Analysis
  • Bank Statement Reconciliations
  • General Ledger Upkeep
  • Month-end Close
  • Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Reporting; Year-end Reporting
  • Tax and Audit Preparation for External Accountants
  • Support for Government and Mortgage Agency Reports
  • Payroll BackUp (Paychex)

Targeted candidate will offer a BS in Accounting (or related) and 4+ years of experience handling similar tasks.  Familiarity with the Real Estate industry would be a plus but is not required.  CPA a plus.

Other priorities are:

  • Strong knowledge of GAAP standards and practices
  • Some experience with Payroll processing; Paychex is a plus
  • Excellent Analytical skills
  • Advanced Excel; Fluency in Word and Outlook
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Longevity in previous roles

Finally, we seek a flexible and energetic quick study who enjoys learning new things and works well in a collaborative and dynamic setting.

This is a Direct Hire position and an immediate need. It is on-site at the company’s Raleigh offices.

Compensation will be in the $60s.

Please forward resume for prompt consideration.  Local candidates only.