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Accounting Manager

  • Location: Memphis, Tennessee, 38119
  • Salary: 33.69
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 25 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position: Accounting Manager
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, 38119
Hourly Rate: $ 33.69/hr.
Term: 3 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Manages a real estate accounting team to provide accurate and timely client reporting for assigned portfolios of Client's clients and properties. 
  • Implements processes to ensure compliance with reporting requirements. 
  • Reviews and certifies accuracy of all financial reports issued by accounting team
  • Reviews staff work product, including financial packages, to ensure its complete, accurate and timely release to internal departments and external clients.
  • Troubleshoots escalated issues and ensures internal and external customer requests are handled timely, accurately and with a focus on customer service. 
  • Creates a positive customer experience by opening and maintaining constructive and reliable lines of communication.
  • Verifies and ensures accounting team's debt, real estate tax, sales tax and owner distribution payments are made timely and internal databases are updated and maintained accordingly.
  • May assist with internal and external property and client transitions. 
  • Works with other internal teams in handling special requirements as defined in the Management Agreement and scope of services in the Financial Services Agreement.
  • Identifies and communicates scope of service changes to manager and team. 
  • Suggests consulting opportunities to manager based on knowledge of the department's pricing platform. 
  • Reviews monthly pricing worksheets and may enter allocations into PeopleSoft.
  • Reviews the Corporate A/R and Client A/R reports to ensure reconciliations are completed and reviewed by their team. 
  • Ensures open issues for the team are resolved.
  • Partners with field and account management teams to ensure they have a working knowledge of team's client Management Agreements and that they are properly maintained per department policy and requirements/terms. 
  • Ensures team managers are reviewing management fee calculations to be in accordance with the current Management Agreement.
  • Participates in external audits as needed.
  • May review budgets and annual year-end recovery calculations to ensure timely completion.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements)
  • Degree from a four-year college or university program with an emphasis in accounting, finance or related field required. 
  • A minimum of six years prior accounting, finance or related experience required including prior supervisory experience. 
  • Experience with real estate accounting software preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of computer software and hardware (i.e. 
  • Microsoft Office Suite Products). 
  • Ability to work in multiple accounting software applications.
If this looks like a perfect fit, apply today!