City: Toronto Title: Real Estate Accountant – 3 Month Contract to Permanent Salary: $27.00 /hr Summary: ARE YOU SEEKING AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY? Our client is looking for a Real Estate Accountant to join their team for a 3 month contact with the potential for it to become permanent. Real Estate Accountant – 3 Month Contract to Permanent About the Opportunity Completes intermediate to advanced level accounting transactions in preparation of client financial statement packages. Creates and posts journal entries. Ensures that all expenses, receipts, owner’s distributions, funding requests and other transactions for the accounting period have been accurately posted Generates and reviews financial packages for accuracy and comprehensive reporting Prepares packages on a schedule to ensure timely delivery to the client and other management teams Adheres to Client Accounting Policies and Procedures (CAPP) to ensure internal and external reporting requirements are consistently met Reviews and audits funding and payment requests for accuracy, documentation and authorization in accordance with established operating procedures Responds to and resolves issues and requests from management teams and clients regarding various accounting issues and reports, including profit and loss statements Researches open accounting issues and recognizes potential issues and/or conflicts so corrective action can intercept and minimize issues Participates in budgeting and forecasting for assigned property portfolio, new property and client transitions, and client audit requests Assists in training team members on portfolio specific transitions Monitors scope of services delivered and provides feedback to manager regarding any changes in scope Assist with ad-hoc reporting and projects About You 3-5 years experience in similar role in real estate environment Strong accounting/full-cycle accounting skills (GAAP) Strong analytical skills and ability to solve problems on their own Strong communication skills (written and verbal) Advanced Excel (macro) Yardi or JD Edwards experience Pay Rate $22 – $27/hour How to Apply Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #22359 . You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role. About Lannick Lannick is the premier professional recruitment and staffing firm in the Greater Toronto Area. Founded in 1985, Lannick provides best-in-class finance, accounting and technology professionals at all roles and levels through its three divisions: Lannick Finance & Accounting, Pro Count Staffing and Lannick Technology. Lannick places more than 1,000 candidates annually and is a preferred vendor for Canada’s most successful organizations. Learn more at www.lannick.com .