Property Accountant

Location Charleston, SC
Property Corporate Office
Date Posted May 28, 2019
Job Type Administrative, Corporate Position


Charleston, SC – The property accountant will support the day-to-day accounting operations of their assigned properties as well as perform a variety of accounting, administrative and organizational tasks for the accounting department. This position will report to the Controller.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform month end closing to include preparation and/or review of monthly financial statements, reconciliations and creation of applicable work papers and schedules
  • Perform administrative tasks of related to properties including correspondence, license application/renewals, tracking/payment of property taxes and other administrative tasks as they arise
  • Backup other accountants when necessary
  • Review sales tax or accommodation tax returns for properties
  • Enter journal entries into accounting systems as necessary
  • Miscellaneous tasks that may include scanning, copying, filing and/or storing accounting related document
  • Monitor bank account balances and weekly payables/check runs
  • Assist the accounting department employees as needed or any other assigned duty deemed necessary by supervisor
  • Respond to requests for information from properties and related parties

Education and Experience:

  • College degree
  • Understanding of accounting
  • Previous experience in hospitality industry preferred
  • Strong computer skills including a working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel and Word

Job Requirements:

  • Must be a United States citizen or possess a valid work permit
  • Ability to maintain strong levels of business etiquette, especially in highly confidential and sensitive interactions
  • Ability to exercise good and cautious judgment and effectively interface with all types of people diplomatically
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Excellent computer skills required
  • Ability to read, speak, write, and understand English required
  • Must have excellent listening skills
  • Possess strong verbal, written, analytical, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with strong attention to detail required
  • Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be adaptable and flexible to change and remain calm and professional at all times
    Charlestowne Hotels offers competitive compensation and benefits! Charlestowne Hotels is an Equal Opportunity Employer, uses Everify, and conducts pre-employment background screenings.

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