Chesapeake Hospitality Real Estate Staff Accountant - Chesapeake Hospitality Corporate - Remote in Greenbelt, Maryland
Are you looking for an employer that respects your knowledge and entrepreneurial spirit yet provides a framework of guidance and support? Chesapeake Hospitality, one of the country's top hotel management companies is looking for an organized and detail-oriented Staff Accountant with Real-Estate experience for our corporate office, located in Greenbelt, Maryland, to assist with multi-property Accounting.
Remote opportunity - This position will allow for remote work and will require occasional travel to the corporate office in Greenbelt, MD and our hotels which are primarily on the east coast.
As a Staff Accountant, you would be responsible for supporting the Accounting teams at the corporate while abiding by federal, state and company's policies and procedures. Candidates must have a background in accounting. This position requires experience overseeing the accounting of multiple real-estate entities as well as flexibility, strong communication skills and the ability to multitask. The Staff Accountant will report to the Corporate Controller.
Prepare financial statements
Perform general accounting functions, including operation of general ledger system, journal entries, balance sheets and month-end close
Analyze financial information, call attention to trends, collect information and prepare reports
Prepare bank and other reconciliations
Prepare recurring and non-recurring journal entries
Process accounts payable/cash disbursements
Audit employee expense reports to ensure compliance with expense report policies and proper coding and allocations
Analyze and process sales tax
Review and reclassify all entries booked to miscellaneous accounts
Prepare monthly property bills for all 3rd party vendors
Maintain required records, reports, and files in an organized manner
Ensure confidential documents are kept in a secured area or are shredded
Work with Director of Hotel Accounting on special assignments and projects
Assist employees and third parties with accounting related inquiries
Some travel might be required for this position
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that they can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.
A high level of integrity
Exceptional presentation and communication skills
BS in Accounting, Finance or a Business Related field or relevant experience
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation is preferred but not required
Minimum of 2 years of Accounting experience
At least one year of progressive experience in real estate or related field preferred.
Superior MS Office skills and exposure to large accounting software's like Great Plains, Excel & ADP.
Knowledge of GAAP, accrual base accounting, organizational auditing, fixed asset accounting, and tax filing requirements not required but a plus
We offer competitive wages and benefits that include:
A yearly bonus based on the performance of the company
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
401k retirement plan
Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance
Paid Time Off
Discount travel program
Growth opportunity in an evolving organization, and much more.
Career opportunities are endless with Chesapeake Hospitality! With 30+ hotels and restaurants, we welcome the opportunity to develop, grow, promote, and transfer any of our associates to the career they want.
Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. Candidates who are offered a position must undergo a background check and drug screening.
We are committed to the health and safety of our associates and guests, and we adhere to CDC guidelines as well as state and local laws.
Chesapeake Hospitality is an equal employment opportunity employer, and all employment decisions are based on merit and the business needs of the company, and not race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other factor protected by law.
We comply with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for employees who qualify for accommodation. If you need an accommodation to complete an application, please contact the Human Resources office of the hotel/restaurant to which you are applying.
Title for Job Advertisement: Real Estate Staff Accountant - Chesapeake Hospitality Corporate - Remote
Requisition ID - Do not change: 2021-3543
External Company URL: https://www.chesapeakehospitality.com
Street: 6404 Ivy Lane Suite 800
Post End Date: 7/29/2021