Accountant - Staff
Staff Accountant, Boston/Pittsburgh Corporate Office - Boston, MA / Pittsburgh, PA
General Statement of Duties for daily accounting functions and financial reporting for operational projects as assigned.
Supervision Received: Works under the general direction of the Assistant Controllers and Controller.
Supervision Exercised: None
FLSA Status: Exempt
Essential Functions of the PositionAny one position may not include the duties listed, nor do the listed examples include all that may be found in positions of this class.)
Maintains books and electronic records for projects, in accordance with company’s internal and external reporting requirements. Performs audits and analyses required by the Controller with minimum oversight.
Monitors and assists site bookkeepers with their job performance responsibilities.
Reconciles bank accounts; makes necessary adjustments on time.
Prepares periodic reporting to government agencies, financial institutions and investors.
Performs monthly close, including analysis of significant variances.
Generates packages for annual audits as assigned.
Complies with applicable government regulations. Complies with company policies, rules, and regulations.
Maintains and respects resident confidentiality.
Reviews ‘check run’ with Property Manager and authorizes release of payments.
Calculates management fees.
Calculates periodic accruals.
Assists management with budget preparations.
Education: BS degree in
Experience: Internship experience preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Excel and Word a plus. Self-motivated with ability to work independently. Must be detail oriented with proven organizational skills. to learn and share knowledge with others. Ability to consistently meet deadlines and work under pressure due to work complexity and time sensitivity. Will be required to work some nights, holidays, and/or weekends during peak periods of business. Travel may be required for company meetings, training, and site visits.
Beacon Core Competencies required for all positions:
Teamwork, Integrity/Ethics, Dependability, Customer Focus, Adaptability/Flexibility
Beacon Accountant Job Competencies:
Job Knowledge, Quality, Problem Solving/Analysis, Interpersonal Skills, Personal Organization, Productivity
- Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, beginning on the first of the month after hire.
- 401(k) with company match, short term disability and long term disability insurance.
- 3 weeks’ paid vacation, 13 paid holidays.
- Summer flex scheduling options to allow for early releases on Friday from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
- Job Family Accounting
- Pay Type Salary
- Corporate Office - Boston, 2 Center Plaza, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
- Corporate Office - Pittsburgh, 429 Fourth Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America