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Project Accountant – New York City – Up to 100k!!!

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Job Alert: Project Accountant Position

Job Description: We are currently seeking a seasoned Project Accountant to join our team. In this role, you will be instrumental in managing the financial aspects of our real estate development projects, ensuring accuracy and efficiency in financial operations. This position requires a minimum of 5 years of experience in accounting, with a strong background in public accounting and deep knowledge of the real estate development industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead month-end and year-end closing processes for real estate development projects, including reconciling accounts, preparing journal entries, and generating financial reports.
  • Monitor and manage project costs, including construction expenses, land acquisition costs, and development-related expenditures. Identify cost-saving opportunities and provide recommendations.
  • Collaborate with vendors, reviewing and coding invoices, ensuring accuracy, and processing payments in a timely manner. Resolve vendor inquiries and discrepancies.
  • Consolidate internal and external financial ledgers, reconciling intercompany accounts, and ensuring accurate financial reporting for the entire organization.
  • Maintain and monitor project cash flows, ensuring adequate funding for development activities and identifying potential cash flow challenges.
  • Conduct comprehensive financial analysis of real estate development projects, assessing investment returns, profitability, and risk factors. Provide insights to support decision-making.
  • Work with external auditors to facilitate annual audits and reviews, ensuring accurate and timely provision of financial data and documentation.
  • Handle various administrative tasks related to financial recordkeeping, document management, and other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting (Master’s degree and/or CPA certification preferred).
  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting experience, with a focus on real estate development.
  • Previous experience in public accounting is required.
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP and industry-specific accounting principles.
  • Proficiency in Yardi.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.

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