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Accounting Assistant

Shawnee Mission, Kansas
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
Accounting Assistant

Looking for a FUN new career opportunity with an EXCELLENT company? Cohen-Esrey Communities, LLC. is currently seeking a Property Accounting Assistant in our corporate office in Merriam, KS. We are looking for a qualified and passionate professional who shares our corporate vision and values to join our team and experience our AMAZING culture!

Company Overview
Cohen-Esrey is dedicated to building thriving communities by developing quality affordable, mixed-income and market-rate housing that makes a difference. We manage approximately ninety properties in fourteen states. You will discover that not only do we take care of our residents, but we also take care of our team. Company culture is very important to us. We empower people to thrive!

A Property Accounting Assistant works directly with an Accountant on a portfolio of properties. Responsibilities include reconciling monthly bank statements on their assigned portfolio, auditing resident ledgers, posting payroll expenses, completing ACH forms, scanning and filing deposits from properties, preparing and making journal entries, and printing AP checks and their corresponding check registers for Accountants. Compensation is between $19-22.00 per hour depending on experience.

Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays
Medical/ Dental/ Vision
Voluntary Life and Disability Benefits
Company paid LTD
401(k) + company match
Education Reimbursement
Referral Bonus Program
HS Diploma
MS Office (especially Excel)
Proven 2+ years of Accounting experience including general ledger responsibilities, such as: coding and posting of journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and Month-end closing procedures/reporting.
Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting
Proven 2 + years of Property Management Accounting experience.
Experience using Onesite

To be hired, candidates will be required to successfully complete a background check and drug test. Cohen-Esrey is an equal opportunity employer.
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  • Job Reference: 674024573-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Cohen-Esrey
  • Location: Shawnee Mission, Kansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent