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Senior Accountant/Controller

Full Time
Real Estate Field
  • Accounting / Control
New York
Postal Code
United States

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Advantage Property Management Services is a real estate acquisition and management firm located in New York NY.  The company manages its own portfolio of multifamily rent stabilized & mixed-use properties located throughout the New York area.

The Position:

A Controller/Senior Accountant to handle all day-to-day internal accounting and reporting functions and to act as property management coordinator.  Primary responsibilities and qualifications of this position include but are not limited to:


  • Full responsibility for management of company books and records for portfolio properties
  • Preparation of monthly/quarterly/annual reports
  • Managing investment accounts to monitor liquidity needs for capital requirements as well as reviewing with investment professionals the strategies to maximize returns
  • Preparation of year-end information for and interfacing with company accountants
  • Management of late tenant rent collections
  • Guarantor assessment requirements for new leases and suggesting to principals what would be acceptable given circumstances of lease
  • Position will include a direct report, who is a part-time bookkeeper, to assist in the day-to-day of the accounting department



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting preferred; otherwise, extensive real estate accounting experience required
  • Minimum five years’ experience within real estate industry preferred
  • Extensive accounting experience/knowledge required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (word, excel, outlook)
  • Real estate accounting / property management system experience in Yardi required
  • Strong experience with real estate operating statements
  • Ability to analysis and ask questions for efficient results
  • This position requires a self-starting individual with excellent communication, organizational and people skills.  Candidate must be able to work both in a team environment and independently, handling the office at times alone.  Self-motivation, detail orientation and ability to manage multiple tasks at one time a requirement. Ability to politely but firmly enforce tenant rent payments required

Job Function

  • Accounting / Control

Job Sector

  • Residential


2+ to 5 years

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