Since opening in 2000, the culture at Alliance has been one with an entrepreneurial spirit that consistently pushes the evolution of the multifamily industry. As a result, we've revolutionized the apartment living experience and continue to be recognized for delivering world-class services and exceptional customer experiences. And that's really why we are here in the first place - to build homes, lifestyles, and opportunities for those who call Alliance home. It's this mission that propels us forward each day, motivating us to craft work environments that are engaging, empowering, and dedicated to professional advancement.
If you're looking for a fast-pace, ever-evolving career that rewards grit and perseverance, you've come to the right place. Welcome home.
A Day in the Life:
Associates in the Accounting Intern role are expected to assist the accounting department in executing daily tasks, monthly tasks as well as some financial reporting activities. Accounting Interns will also develop relationships with the Property Accountants and Accounting Managers and assist them with their assigned properties to achieve each property's goals. You will obtain a glimpse into the exciting work of property accounting by learning bank reconciliations, account reconciliations, and journal entries.
What You'll Do:
Assist department with some of the administrative tasks that may include scanning, filing, retrieving information from filing cabinets or online software.
Assist property accountants in preparing monthly financial information in accordance with owner deadlines and requirements of portfolio. Some possibilities are listed below.
Calculate monthly management fees.
Prepare balance sheet account reconciliation.
Prepare journal entries.
Complete bank reconciliations.
Prepare financial packages for distribution to ownership groups.
Research problems under the direction of the Senior Property Accountant, Assistant Accounting Manager, and/or Accounting Manager as required.
Communicate promptly and effectively with Controller, Accounting Managers and Property Accountants to work through tasks.
Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.
Ensure adherence to policies and procedures and maintain effective internal controls.
Other tasks as assigned or directed.
What You'll Need to Succeed:
Ability to maneuver through different software systems, including use of industry-specific software and excel.
Ability to use a 10-key calculator.
Typing and data entry skills.
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.
Proficiency with Word, Excel, Outlook, and accounting system software.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact and relate effectively, productively, and positively with other associates and clients.
Ability to multitask and change focus frequently.
High tolerance for ambiguity and ability to adapt to change.
Consistent, regular, and in-person attendance at the workplace during regular working hours is required.
What You'll Receive:
Professional and upbeat work environment
Competitive compensation and incentives
Paid training and professional development opportunities
Generous paid time off including vacation, sick, holiday, birthday and volunteer time
Low Premiums for Medical, dental and vision coverage; including access to telemedicine
Paid parental leave for eligible new parents
Flexible spending account
Health saving account with Company match
401k program with Company match
Housing discounts (When available)
Flexible hours and remote positions (when available)
Company-paid life insurance
Short and long term disability coverage
Team building events
Associate wellness program, including financial wellness (partnerships with Gradifi and Bank of America)
Regional and National Award programs
Associate referral bonus program
Internal Number: 9705
About Alliance Residential
Alliance is one of the largest private U.S. multifamily companies with offices throughout the West, Southwest, South-Central, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. We have invested in more than $3 billion of real estate and manage a $9 billion portfolio with a focus toward superior local leadership and a comprehensive national support infrastructure.
Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ with 26 regional offices nationwide
Active buyer, builder and manager across 15 states and 24 metropolitan markets