Director of Accounting | New Jersey | $200,000!

Director of Accounting

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Director of Accounting

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New Jersey


Job Description.

HireIQ is excited to partner with a premier real estate company in its search for a Director of Accounting.

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About the potential next-step

This role requires a seasoned professional with extensive accounting experience in managing industrial properties, excellent attention to detail, and strong communication skills.

Job Duties:

  • Oversee the daily operations of the accounting team, including training, instructing, and developing staff.
  • Collaborate with the Asset Management team to analyze lease terms.
  • Engage in the preparation and review of lease abstracts for tenant leases.
  • Review and approve the setup of new leases and amendments/renewals to existing leases.
  • Conduct lease audits to ensure accurate billing.
  • Manage and assist in maintaining rent rolls and forecasting future income.
  • Monitor lease expirations and communicate updates with the Asset Management team.
  • Participate in the preparation and review of billings for reimbursable expenses and year-end reconciliations.
  • Support the Asset Management team in budgeting and tracking tenant refurbishments and improvements, ensuring deadlines and landlord obligations are met.
  • Contribute to the preparation and review of annual budgets and periodic forecasts.
  • Engage in quarterly reviews and annual audits as needed.
  • Review, evaluate, and document internal controls over accounting transactions.
  • Assist in the processing of real estate tax payments, sales, and use tax returns, and oversee regulatory audits.
  • Provide information for all U.S. Federal and State income tax filings.
  • Liaise with other accounting personnel, property managers, asset managers, joint venture partners, and the executive team.
  • Perform additional duties and responsibilities, including special projects as assigned.


  • A minimum of 5 years experience in commercial property accounting, specifically industrial properties.
  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, or a related field.
  • Preferred experience in public accounting and/or CPA designation.
  • Significant managerial and supervisory experience.
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office applications, particularly Excel.
  • Extensive experience with MRI, Yardi, and/or other real estate accounting software.
  • Proficiency in reading and abstracting commercial lease documents.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to excel in a dynamic work environment.
  • A strong work ethic with the ability to work independently and manage a team.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage a challenging workload while consistently meeting deadlines.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Up to $200,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person

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