Property accountants should have experience in accounting and property management, with strong proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (particularly Excel) and property-management software and applications. Companies look for candidates who can manage the full monthly accounting cycle and have proven problem-solving abilities. They must also be detail-oriented and organized with a track record of meeting deadlines. A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field is required. Preparing complex journal entries and account reconciliationsPreparing monthly balance sheet and income statement analyses for management reportingAssisting in the month-, quarter- and year-end closing processesAssisting in the implementation, maintenance and adherence to internal controls under Sarbanes-Oxley and accounting procedures to ensure compliance with GAAPMaintaining capital lease and monthly payment schedulesMaintaining fixed-asset ledger, depreciation and reconciliationAnalyzing and coordinating a variety of financial data and reporting it in a clear, useful manner Submit your resume or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your property accountant staffing needs.
ADP - Financial Services
Accounting Functions
Accounting Software Systems
Accounts Payable (AP)
Accounts Receivable (AR)
Budget Processes
Cash Activity
Financial Statement
General Ledger
Salary for Property Accountant in Indianapolis, IN
$64,748 - $89,240
25th percentile
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Chief Financial Officer (CFO) – Corporate Accounting $171,205 $257,050 $291,728 Vice President of Finance $139,438 $197,638 $239,105 Corporate Controller $107,670 $155,443 $204,428 Divisional Controller $104,518 $149,623 $168,780 Assistant Controller $78,813 $115,430 $134,345 Director of Finance $118,098 $160,050 $173,145 Director of Accounting $114,460 $155,685 $171,205 Treasurer $127,798 $203,215 $234,013 Assistant Treasurer $74,448 $100,880 $117,370 Director of Financial Reporting $118,825 $149,380 $171,690 Financial Project Manager $102,820 $130,708 $158,595 Forensic Accountant $80,753 $100,638 $116,158 Plant Controller $98,940 $113,733 $123,675 Procurement Manager $77,115 $105,730 $118,098 Procurement Specialist $43,650 $55,775 $67,900
Access millions of skilled contract and permanent candidates at every level from support roles to C-suite, and pinpoint the talent you need using our industry-leading matching technology.