Senior Property Accountant

Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax Regional Municipality
Job Number: AS14067

Our client is seeking a Senior Property Accountant for a permanent opportunity in the Halifax Regional Municipality. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a positive team orientation and strong technical accounting skills to join this successful, local organization.

 Key Responsibilities: 

  • Property accounting for a portfolio of properties
  • Financial analysis
  • Financial statement preparation
  • Financial reporting
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Monthly rent roll
  • Budgeting and forecasting management for each property
  • Lease review and management
  • Tenant charge-back calculations
  • Year-end adjustments and audit preparation
  • Additional projects and support for the Controller as required


  • Post-secondary education in business or accounting
  • 3+ years’ experience at the senior accountant level
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation and experience in commercial property accounting will be considered assets
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office is required
  • Strong technical accounting skills with the ability to learn new systems and processes quickly
  • Superior attention to detail and communication skills
  • Experience using Yardi or a similar industry specific program will be considered an asset

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.