Real Estate Accountant Resume Samples

A Real Estate Accountant provides financial assistance and guidance for all real estate transactions. The following duties mentioned on the Real Estate Accountant Resume are normally executed by the accountants – preparing financial material for property management organizations, examining accounting records and drafting reports, developing and handling budgets, preparing and contributing to documents, calculating tax liabilities, preparing tax returns, preparing financial reports, developing revenue and expenditure cycle reports, lease abstracts, and budget-related items.

Required skills include – knowledge of standard excel functions; familiarity with real estate software; knowledge of general ledger accounting, bank reconciliations; payroll, and monthly closing of books and financials. Real Estate companies want their accountants to have a bachelor’s degree program in accounting. Most states require a license from the state board of accountancy as well. Licensing regulations tend to vary, and some states necessitate a CPA bypassing the uniform CPA examination.

 

Real Estate Accountant Resume example

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Headline : Responsible for client/landlord/vendor relationship management- provided resolution around rent or other landlord/tenant issues, performed numerous special client, landlord or vendor projects as assigned by manager.

Skills : MS Office, Accountant.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the accounting of parent and subsidiary ledgers which included lease and leaseback properties.
    2. Responsible for updating and importing recurring journal entries into Platinum accounting software.
    3. Responsible for updating and reconciling capital lease schedule.
    4. Responsible for entering journal ticket entries and credit voucher information into Platinum accounting software.
    5. Responsible for updating the property, plant and equipment schedule.
    6. Balanced intercompany account reconciliations each month.
    7. Prepared monthly rent journal entries.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Accounting


Real Estate Accountant Resume

Summary : A highly motivated Real Estate Accountant professional with a verifiable record of accomplishment spanning over 20 years. Recognized as a results-oriented and solution-focused individual.

Skills : Great Plains, Quickbooks, Jd Edwards, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Peachtree, MAS, 80+ Wpm 10 Key By Touch.

Description :

    1. Franchised and corporate locations Supervise and train Real Estate Accounting Clerks.
    2. Created and updated procedural manual.
    3. Collected funds for all real estate related items from subtenant daily.
    4. Reconciled landlord statements for 500+ locations.
    5. Ensured timely payment of monthly rent to landlords.
    6. Deposited cash deposits when received.
    7. Reconciled general ledger accounts daily.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor In Accounting


Real Estate Accountant Resume

Summary : Real Estate Accountant professional with 15 years of experience as a trusted advisor helping companies with financial analysis, reporting, auditing, and strategic planning. Leader in the accounting profession influencing and driving initiatives and legislation impacting financial reporting and federal and state tax laws. Skilled in generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and managerial practices and procedures.

Skills : SAP, Jd Edwards, Hyperion, Quickbooks, Peachtree Accounting, Excel, Oracle, Financial Statements, Financial Analysis.

Description :

    1. Prepared all aspects of advanced level financial statement packages for a set of commercial properties, including creating and posting journal entries, general ledger review and completion of back up schedules.
    2. Partnered with property real estate managers to ensure financials are accurate and delivered timely, directly impacting client satisfaction and CBRE's value proposition.
    3. Ensured all expenses, receipts, distributions, funding requests, and other accounting transactions for the period are accurately completed.
    4. Reviewed and audited financial information to ensure compliance with established procedures and accounting principles.
    5. Responded to and resolving issues and requests from management teams and clients.
    6. Researched open accounting issues and recognize potential issues and/or conflicts.
    7. Followed standard policies and procedures to ensure internal and external reporting requirements are consistently met.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Summary : A seasoned professional with a solid business acumen supported by over 30 years of service. A long track record of delivering high-quality results and solutions, and adding value to the organization. Able to establish innovative and effective processes within highly regulated environments, concentrated on efficiency of controls and proactively ensuring compliance to rules and regulations.

Skills : MS Office, Analyzing Skills.

Description :

    1. Reported of a portfolio of commercial real estate properties, including bank reconciliations, review of general ledger accounts, journal entry adjustments and reconciliation schedules.
    2. Achieved individual savings exceeding $977,000 since beginning employment, while exceeding year-end savings goals by more than $555,000.
    3. Ability to analyze year-end reconciliations and interpret lease language to ensure payments are made accordingly and assessed correctly to avoid defaults for more than 130 retail locations exclusively under my supervision.
    4. Participated in budget and forecasting functions for assigned property portfolio.
    5. Provided one-on-one and/or team training on specific properties and portfolios.
    6. Created general ledger entries.
    7. Addressed and resolved franchisee and landlord questions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Headline : Preparing asset management financial reports on the individual assets, Assisting with preparation of annual budgets, and also Preparing monthly, quarterly, and annual reports for lenders, partners, etc.

Skills : Quickbooks, Great Plains, Jd Edwards.

Description :

    1. Prepared monthly, quarterly and yearly commercial real estate packages.
    2. Ensured all expenses, receipts, funding requests, and all transactions for the accounting period have been accurately posted.
    3. Created and posted journal entries.
    4. Adhered to Client Accounting Policies and Procedures (CAPP) to ensure internal and external reporting requirements.
    5. Researched open accounting issues and recognizing potential issues and/or conflicts so corrective action can interfere and minimize issues.
    6. Prepared monthly update of tax analysis and debt roll forward analysis.
    7. Created monthly spreadsheet for earnings and equity of all subsidiaries.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Summary : More than 20 years of Real Estate Accountant experience in several different industries, each with a unique set of accounting processes, procedures, and software systems indigenous to the individual company, demonstrating the ability to quickly learn, succeed, and excel in any environment.

Skills : MS Office Suite, Developing Skills.

Description :

    1. Solely responsible for daily accounting functions for a portfolio of 20 to 40 affordable and conventional multi-family residential communities.
    2. Generated and reviewed monthly financial statements, with major emphasis on revenue and expense trend analysis.
    3. Worked closely with property management to address specific financial problems.
    4. Responsible for monthly reporting to the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
    5. Maintained current file on each property including tax, insurance, MIP, and replacement reserve; principal and interest, loan cost, and escrow activity reconciliations; and management fee analysis.
    6. Assisted auditors in annual audits of affordable properties; reviewed final drafts and responded to audit findings or going concerns.
    7. Prepared all accrual, journal entries and reconciliations during month-end closing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Summary : Creating reports on financial performance for internal and external use, and also Closing interaction with internal and external auditors and tax preparers, and also Liaising with external auditors for the timely completion of audit procedures and the issuance of annual audited financial statements.

Skills : Accounting, Financial Reporting, Financial Analysis, Process Improvement, People Management.

Description :

    1. Reviewed CAM and other escalations & real estate tax invoices.
    2. Responded to and resolved issues and requests from management teams and clients regarding various accounting issues and reports.
    3. Completed basic level accounting transactions in preparation of client financial statement packages. 
    4. Created and posted journal entries. 
    5. Ensured that all expenses, receipts, owner's distributions, funding requests and other transactions for the accounting period have been accurately posted.
    6. Generated and reviews financial packages for accuracy and comprehensive reporting. 
    7. Prepared packages on a schedule to ensure timely delivery to the client and other management teams.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Accounting

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Objective : As a Real Estate Accountant, responsible for Assisting with annual budget preparation compile key assumptions and capital budget information, maintain lease level budgeting for all tenants, review and enter budget information into the accounting system, process estimates for miscellaneous income, and specialty leasing.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Jd Edwards, Oracle, Hyperion, Navision, SAP, Infinium.

Description :

    1. Tracked all capital spending against approved capital requests.
    2. Analyzed costs and revenues to project future trends.
    3. Managed bookkeeping of fund and management company activity.
    4. Performed budget, re-projection input and analysis.
    5. Prepared and analyzed sales contracts with a focus on profitability and loyalty.
    6. Revised and streamed inefficient work procedures with automation software.
    7. Adhered to Client Accounting Policies and Procedures (CAPP) to ensure internal and external reporting requirements are consistently met.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors In Accountancy

Real Estate Accountant Resume

Summary : Preparing quarterly reports assisting with the quarterly forecast as needed, and provide support to the corporate office in gathering information for the quarterly financial reports, maintaining effectiveness in varying environments, tasks, and responsibilities, or with various types of people.

Skills : Languages - Spanish, French, Italian, Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint And Outlook, Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Reviewed and audited funding and payment requests for accuracy, documentation and authorization in accordance with established operating procedures.
    2. Responded to and resolves issues and requests from management teams and clients regarding various accounting issues and reports, including Profit and Loss statements. 
    3. Researched open accounting issues and recognizes potential issues and/or conflicts so corrective action can intercept and minimize issues.
    4. Participated in budget and forecasting functions for assigned property portfolio.
    5. Coordinated work with other team members within single point-of-contact (SPOC) guidelines.
    6. Completed all required and assigned HSE training at a satisfactory level,
    7. Followed all activity policies and procedures, including all HSE-related requirements at all times.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Real Estate Accountant Resume

            Headline : Highly motivated Real Estate Accountant career in Financial Planning Analysis. Demonstrated ability to learn systems and processes quickly and stay focused with little direct supervision while meeting strict deadlines. Experienced with Mutual Fund Reconciliations; particularly involving Swaps, Futures, and Other Derivatives and performing extensive research to identify resolve discrepancies between internal and external parties.

            Skills : Yardi, Financial Analysis, Quickbooks, Budgeting, Excel, Word.

            Description :

              1. Participated in all HSE-related programs & activities as required, including incident investigations, interviews, auditing and assessment, etc.
              2. Reported any conditions which you feel could result in an accident or injury and / or stop work if required.
              3. Participated in new product launches, new investment acquisitions, and property dispositions.
              4. Closely interacted with internal and external auditors and tax preparers.
              5. Liaised with external auditors for the timely completion of audit procedures and the issuance of annual audited financial statements.
              6. Participated in new product launches and new investment acquisitions and property dispositions.
              7. Reported for 3rd party real estate products within the housing sector through open and closed-end funds and joint ventures utilizing the fair value method of accounting.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    GED