Property Accountant

  • Location: Edmonton, AB
  • Department: Finance, Income Producing Properties
Property Accountant, EdmontonWe are seeking a dynamic and courageous Property Accountant to join our Edmonton team, someone who is ready to dig in, understand operational challenges, and work with the Income Producing Properties team. This role will report into the Finance Business Partner. About Us:At Rohit, we believe that bravery is bold. We have a singular vision: Expand across North America, enriching the communities that we serve. We will achieve this by taking a bold and uncompromising approach. Since our market introduction back in 1986 by the Gupta family, we have expanded across Canada to become a vertically integrated enterprise with over $1B in assets under management. Moreover, we have established ourselves within multiple Canadian markets from east to west, creating value through our real estate subsidiaries, including Rohit Communities, Rohit Homes, Rohit Rental Living, Rohit Commercial, and Rohit Health.  Rohitians have three traits in common – fit, grit, and talent. We seek candidates who face challenges head-on and are eager to tackle some of the industry’s most exciting projects while bravely embracing work that is challenging, dynamic, and fulfilling, responsibly placing community at the heart of everything that we do.  In short, by being bold, we go further.  Role Overview:The Property Accountant is responsible maintaining accurate financial records for our properties, preparing monthly reports, and assisting with the budgeting and forecasting process.  The Property Accountant will also be responsible for ensuring compliance with all relevant laws and regulations.Qualifications:
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field. CPA designation or equivalent certification is considered an asset. 
  • Industry Knowledge: Experience in GAAP and tax compliance regulations and a solid understanding of financial data analysis is highly desirable. 
  • Strategic Thinker: Ability to think strategically and execute tactically, balancing big picture vision with attention to detail. 
  • Resilient and Adaptable: Demonstrated ability to navigate and influence challenging personalities and complex situations. 
  • Excellent Communicator: Superior communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build trust and credibility at all levels. 
  • Innovative Mindset: A proactive approach to problem-solving and a willingness to challenge the status quo. 
Key Responsibilities:Prepare ledgers, reports, data, and analysis.
  • Prepare all aspects of general ledger accounting including posting day-to-day transactions, month-end closing entries, bank reconciliations, etc.
  • Produce accurate and reliable financial reporting packages in strict adherence to the set procedures and deadlines for a portfolio of assigned properties.
  • Ensure timely completion and maintenance of accounting data in order to prepare monthly financial statements, bank reconciliations and journal entries, ensuring that deadlines are met.
  • Provide financial analysis and support to the operation’s Business Partner by addressing concerns, financial reporting issues, and variance explanations.
Provide support on monthly and yearly requirements.
  • Review and post monthly rent roll.  Assist in rent collection process including working with property management personnel to process pre-authorized debit and credit card charges, and to deposit and manage post-dated cheques.  This includes posting move-in and move-out entries, as well, as required.
  • Review monitor and report on accounts receivable.  Reconcile AR accounts as required.
  • Assist in the preparation and review of annual budgets for each property.
  • Assist with year-end audits.
  • Correspond with utility providers to ensure proper reporting and remittance.
  • Assist the Business Partner’s ad-hoc financial accounting matters as needed.
Why Join Us:
  • Culture: Be part of a company that values innovation, bravery, and excellence. 
  • Impactful Work: Play a key role in shaping the future of our organization and the communities we build. 
  • Supportive Environment: Work with a team of dedicated professionals who are committed to your success. 
How to Apply:If you are ready to take on this challenge and make a significant impact, we want to hear from you! Explore and and submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and why you are the perfect fit for this role.Rohit Group is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.Don’t just work a job, make your mark.