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Real Estate Accountant

Posted: 10/18/2021

Purcell Construction is an innovative general contractor in Watertown, NY seeking to grow its administrative team.  We are offering the right individual an opportunity to experience a diverse role in a collaborative work environment where there is room to grow.   People are our most important asset, and the right candidate will reflect the values held by the Purcell Construction Team. 
Responsibilities of this position include accounting functions for multiple real estate entities owned and operated by company affiliates.  The job includes performing daily accountings duties, AR, AP, intercompany transactions and monthly and annual account reconciliations for dozens of individual companies using Quickbooks accounting software, excel and Adobe software.  A complementary role of this position working closely with a variety of subcontractors and Purcell Construction staff who provide for the maintenance of the commercial rental properties.  As part of that service, we will ensure the needs of existing tenants are met and if vacancies occur, assist with the marketing and filling of those vacancies.  Additionally, this position requires familiarity with tenant leases, tracking of lease renewals, and amending lease language. This individual reports to the VP of Finance and will be responsible for all aspects of the accounting and tenant relations, lease and maintenance systems.
The appropriate candidate should have an A.S or B.S. in accounting, business, OR equivalent experience.  Highly skilled with computerized accounting systems, especially Quickbooks, Microsoft Office, and Adobe.   Strong people and communication skills are critical and attention to detail is a requirement.   Excellent pay and benefits include paid time off, sick time, health insurance, and 401k plan.   In summary, this individual needs to have very strong accounting skills and the ability and desire to work with tenants.

Send cover letter, resume, 3 professional references, and expected salary requirements in your response.  Apply via email  Purcell Construction is an equal opportunity employer. 

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