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Property Accountant in Englewood, CO at Lucas Group

Date Posted: 7/20/2018

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Job Description

Lucas Group is partnering with a property management company in Denver to identify a strong Property Accountant. The right person will be a self-motivator, able to multi task, organized, good communication and collaborate effectively within the department, and have the ability to meet deadlines.

Lucas Group is North America’s premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist mid-tier to Fortune 500 clients find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their career ambitions; and associates find professional success.

Combining local knowledge with national reach, Lucas Group has the geographic breadth and industry depth necessary to deliver results. We provide trusted, consultative service by truly listening and responding to the needs of our clients and candidates. We are professional, high-performance, and passionate industry veterans with both insight and integrity, making a very real difference in businesses and careers. We listen. We understand. We deliver.


  • Responsible for supporting the timely and accurate accounting close of:
  • Perform various general ledger accounting tasks in a complex, multi-entity environment:
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements for individual properties and portfolios of properties
  • Apply critical thinking and Excel skills to analyze large data sets and find insights into financial results. Includes analyzing variances to budgeted and prior period amounts.
  • Assist property accounting manager in preparing recurring and ad hoc management reports, including financial reporting to investment partners
  • Support preparation of full financial statements subject to Big 4 audit
  • Complete monthly, quarterly, and annual sales & use tax filings; involvement in property tax accruals and payment scheduling
  • Navigate state, city and municipal government requirements to obtain business licenses
  • Work with affiliates to assist in conforming accounting practices, policies and procedures across the National Storage portfolio


  • Both public – and industry-accounting experience
  • CPA or equivalent
  • Experience in real-estate or multi-unit-business accounting
  • Contributed to ERP-system implementation is a plus
  • Contributed to integration or disposition of a business, featuring changes in personnel and/or reporting requirements, is a plus
  • Ability to work collaboratively across departmental functions
  • Working knowledge of internal controls and financial reporting