Human Resource Dimensions Inc Development Accountant Atlanta, GA · Full time

Entry level Accountant opportunity in Atlanta

Description

Human Resource Dimensions has been engaged to place a Development Accountant for a full-service real estate firm. Reporting to the Assistant Controller of Development, this position is responsible for timely compiling of lender draw packages, tracking and reconciling partnership equity, draw roll forwards, preparing monthly project entity financial statements, and assisting the development team with budget overages and project cost analytics for a portfolio of assets in various stages of development from pre-construction to fully operational. 


REQUIREMENTS


  • Responsible for project cost tracking and reporting
  • Processes project payables and construction draws
  •  Prepares various financial and tax projections
  • Coordinates with Development and Asset Management teammates to track and report projected cash needs for all projects in the development pipeline monthly
  • Prepares journal entries to appropriately reflect all development project costs and activities from closing through transition to operations
  • Prepares project financial statements per project reporting requirements
  • Reviews project invoices for appropriate coding and approvals
  • Prepares reports for the Development team and coordinate project related journal entries to accurately account for all project costs Manages the monthly construction draw process with teammates, lenders and the title company including the preparation of owner statements
  • Tracks project budgets to identify and discuss any cost/budget issues
  • Prepares year-end work papers for development projects to facilitate tax return preparation
  •  Reconciles and distributes project budget and actual cost reports monthly
  • Coordinates with the Accounting teammates to transition property accounting and A/P processing after property opening
  • Coordinates with Development and Finance teammates in advance to reconcile project budgets against capital reserves to help identify sources of capital
  • Coordinates with external auditors in the completion of the annual audited financial statements of project entities
  • Other duties as assigned


QUALIFICATIONS


The successful candidate will be a collaborative team player with the ability to foster good working relationships at every level of the company, work to develop excellent work ethic with the capacity to meet deadlines and maintain excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task. Specific requirements the successful candidate will have include:

 

  • Actively pursuing a bachelor’s or advanced degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Expected graduation date 2022 or 2023.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong computer skills, including intermediate use of Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • Work requires continual attention to detail and meeting deadlines
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to deal with multiple competing tasks and demands
  • Must be able to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization