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Real Estate Accountant

A Luxury Multifamily developer is looking to have a Real Estate Accountant join their team in Manhattan. The ideal candidate will have experience with financial reporting, variance analysis, and year-end audits. In addition, being able to work independently with limited oversight is perfect for this role.


  • Overseeing monthly financials for a portfolio of properties supporting schedules and reporting packages
  • Assisting with operational budgeting and cash forecasting, and analysis
  • Providing guidance and support to onsite property managers, AP/AR, and Investment Teams on financial reporting matters
  • Coordinating year-end audits and tax return preparation
  • Collaborating with internal and external partners on financial reporting matters
  • Maintaining loan compliance
  • Suggesting and implementing improvements to current accounting and finance processes and procedures


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related field
  • Minimum three years of general accounting experience with at least one year of real estate-related industry experience
  • Solid knowledge of public accounting and budgeting, and cash flow concepts
  • A big plus: CPA license, real estate tax, audit, funds, and assets knowledge

The fair market assumption for this role is $100,000-$120,000

The above salary range represents Cobalt's good faith and reasonable estimate of the possible base compensation range at the time of posting and is one part of the total rewards package this client provides to employees.