Property Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13385

Our client is seeking an experienced Property Accountant for their corporate office in Halifax. This is a newly created, permanent opportunity with a reputable local company. Reporting to the Controller, and working closely with a team of dedicated staff, the successful candidate will manage all accounting and finance related activities for a portfolio of properties.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Quarterly working paper preparation
  • Financial analysis
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Statistics compilation and financial reporting as required
  • Budget and forecasting management for each commercial building
  • Ensure all amounts are accurately charged and collected by acquiring a detailed understanding of all leases
  • Run the monthly rent roll
  • Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable support and assistance as needed
  • Other duties as assigned

Key requirements:

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in accounting or finance
  • Three to five years’ previous experience in an accounting role
  • Previous experience in property accounting is considered an asset
  • Strong ability to work in a team environment
  • Proven problem solving and analytical skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong experience in MS Office Suite required