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Senior Lease Accountant

Newington, CT

Posted: 11/28/2023 Employment Type: Temp Industry: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 11102 Salary / Pay Rate : $33-$35/hr

Job Description

Senior Lease Accountant
Responsible for evaluating and analyzing embedded leases for accounting implications. They will prepare the operating expense reconciliations and journal entry postings from the software application for ASC 842 for all leases. This is an approximate 3 month assignment for a special project to help get through year-end!
Embedded Lease Job Duties
  • Responsible for evaluating and analyzing new leases for accounting implications. 
  • Input contracts and all data into lease software ensuring they are categorized and recorded appropriately.  Update information as required.
  • Analyze and determine proper allocation of CAM (Common Area Maintenance) charges

Real Estate Lease Job Duties
  • Review property leases to identify financial leases and ensure they are properly recorded

Job Duties
  • Prepare and post all lease related journal entries
  • Prepare reconciliations of assigned general ledger accounts
  • Research, document and resolve reconciling items
  • Prepare external and internal audit schedules & reporting
  • Work closely with other departments to research and resolve questions or recon items

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-4 years of accounting experience preferable 1-2 years of direct leasing experience
  • Knowledge of Lease Software 
  • Capable of working both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to work in a demanding environment
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Proficiency in MicroSoft products specifically Excel
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and tight deadlines
  •  Other duties as required


Meet Your Recruiter

Jake Anderson
Recruiter, Office Support Group

Jake Anderson, the eldest of four siblings, hails from the charming town of Glastonbury, Connecticut, where he grew up in a bustling household of six, accompanied by two lively Boston Terriers. His journey through life has been marked by a combination of academic excellence, work ethic, and a deep passion for sports.

In 2021, Jake proudly earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business-Human Resources, with a minor in Psychology, from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. His dedication to academics was complemented by his commitment to hard work, as he spent summers during high school and college laboring at a local golf course, honing his skills and building valuable life experiences.

Jake's career took off in September 2021 when he embarked on a professional journey within the office support group. Here, he specializes in filling both temporary and permanent roles across a diverse range of fields, including administration, clerical work, human resources, accounting, and manufacturing. His innate ability to connect with people and find the perfect fit for each position has made him an invaluable asset in the world of staffing and recruitment.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Jake's heart beats for the Boston Red Sox, a testament to his unwavering loyalty to his team. He's not just a fan; he's a true "die-hard" Red Sox enthusiast who follows their every game and passionately supports them through thick and thin.

Jake's love for adventure and cultural exploration led him to study abroad in the enchanting city of Florence, Italy, for a semester. This experience broadened his horizons, allowing him to immerse himself in a rich tapestry of art, history, and cuisine.

Jake Anderson's story is one of dedication, academic achievement, and a deep-rooted passion for life's diverse experiences. As he continues to carve his path in the world of business and human resources, there's no doubt that his journey will be marked by success and unwavering enthusiasm for the pursuits that ignite his soul.

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