Job DescriptionGreystar Corporate Accountant Job Summary: Applies generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) to analyze and reconcile payroll to the general ledger, prepare general and standard journal entries, and assist in preparing standard accounting and financial reports for management. Job Responsibilities:
Compiles and analyzes payroll information in preparation for entry into various financial statements and accounting reports and makes appropriate journal entries for recording in the general ledger by reviewing payroll reports as basis for figures, checking calculations, and balancing and reconciling figures.
Reviews payroll entries, expenses, invoices, and other accounting documents and researches and resolves discrepancies as necessary.
Analyzes and reviews accounting and financial resources for payroll and other corporate financial and accounting transactions.
Acts as a liaison between Corporate Accounting team and Talent Management team by establishing a good working relationship through assisting in answering questions as well as requesting accounting and financial resources that may be needed.
Communicates with team members, key business managers, and others to answer questions, provide support, and ensure timely completion of accounting processes for on-time reporting.
Completes various accounting, administrative, and other reports and analysis, and performs other duties as assigned or as necessary.
EducationCollege degree in accounting, business, finance, or related field, and/or equivalent experience is highly preferred.Qualifications
Demonstrated ability to read, write, and communicate effectively to prepare and explain financial data to board members, senior managers, staff, and internal and external auditors.
Demonstrated proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet, property management accounting software (Yardi, One Site and/or Timberline), and database management programs in order to complete required reports.
Demonstrated mathematical skills necessary to add, subtract, multiply, and divide numbers, decimals, and fractions, and calculate percents in order to complete financial records, budgets, and other fiscal reporting information.
Employment history that demonstrates the application and usage of an accounting and financial background sufficient to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports in accordance with accounting, finance, budgeting, and cost control principles.
A combination of education, training, and experience that demonstrates the application and usage of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
About usGreystar is the global leader in multifamily real estate, offering expertise in property management, investment management, and development and construction of rental housing. Established in 1993, Greystar is the largest property management operator in the world. Its dedicated team members and a commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals has resulted in record growth, making Greystar one of the most respected and trusted real estate companies. EOE.
Internal Number: 40350BR
National Platform with Local ExpertiseGreystar, founded in 1993, provides world-class service in the multifamily real estate business. Our innovative business model integrates the management, development and investment disciplines of the multifamily industry on both national and local levels. This unique approach and our commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals have resulted in record growth, making us one of the most respected and trusted multifamily real estate companies in the country.Because our business model includes both investment and service-oriented businesses, we’re able to maintain a constant presence in local markets and create value in all phases of the real estate cycle. Our national platform provides economies of scale, financial sophistication, institutional quality reporting and tremendous capital relationships, while our city offices provide local market expertise and execution.Our dedication to redefining excellence in apartment living means we’re constantly exploring innovative ideas and pioneering new ways to serve our residents and clients. The Greystar team is more than 5,300 team members strong and growing. Check out the latest opportunities.