Job Description

Senior Accountant
Newport, RI


  • Month-end/year-end close experience including preparation and/or review of balance sheet and income statement reconciliations.
  • Performing account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and inter company general ledger accounts.
  • Reviewing general ledger accounts and preparing and adjusting journal entries
  • maintaining general ledger charts of accounts
  • Assisting with initial internal control evaluations
  • Posting monthly, quarterly and yearly accruals
  • Address request of both internal and external audit team
  • Maintain supporting documentation for assigned areas
  • Strive to identify and implement efficiencies
  • Capable of training and supervising staff
  • Provide backup support for Fund Controller, Assistant Fund Controller, Operations Controller and Chief Accounting Officer as needed
  • Provide support on special projects and senior management requests
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred, or on path toward
  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience preferably with a mix of public and industry
  • Advanced Excel skills and strong familiarity with database management
  • Attention to detail when preparing and reviewing files
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and overtime as needed
  • Demonstrate leadership/mentoring skills, enthusiastic and analytical with dedicated work ethic
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • MRI/AVID/FAS experience preferred but not required
  • Real Estate experience and property accounting experience preferred but not required
  • Experience in lease administration and Straight Line Rent is a plus

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