Staff Accountant

1 month ago
# of Openings


Role Overview



The Development Accountant will perform routine accounting functions pertaining to development projects.




The Role You'll Play



  • Prepare and maintain lender requisition draws
  • Reconcile construction in progress and closing draws
  • Prepare monthly financial statements
  • Place assets into service on a monthly basis
  • Communicate with Directors of Investments, and external parties to manage draw requests/requirements
  • Perform/review bank account reconciliations  
  • Prepare deposits and weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Review accounts payable transactions for proper coding  
  • Enter project setup sheets and maintain filing system for projects
  • Perform general accounting functions, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, job costing, and general ledger posting
  • Assist with construction project analysis reporting
  • All other duties as assigned



Your Building Blocks of Success



  • Timberline or One Site Accounting experience preferred
  • Financial statement preparation and general ledger experience preferred
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Required Knowledge and Experience



  • 2+ years development accounting experience preferred, including draw preparation and reconciliation
  • 4-year college degree in accounting, finance, or similar field



Company Overview



At Cortland, we create, reimagine, and manage apartment communities for over 100,000 residents nationwide. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, we have communities in ten states and regional offices in Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Houston, and Orlando. From product design and procurement to general contracting and property management, we do it all – to make sure our communities are the perfect setting for living life to its fullest.


Our success is fueled by our belief in a better life – where hospitality is always a given, each detail is worth a second thought, and every open door is a new opportunity to go beyond expectations. We come to work every day to create possibilities for people – possibilities that translate into superior living spaces and experiences designed to inspire our residents, associates, and investors to live a better life focused on what matters most to them.



Cortland Partners is an equal opportunity employer, and we’re proud to support and celebrate diversity in the workplace.  We are committed to equal consideration for all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  If you have a disability and need an accommodation or assistance with the application process and/or using our website, please email or call 404.965.3988.


Cortland Partners is a drug-free workplace.


Cortland Partners participates in e-verify to verify the employment status of

all persons hired to work in the United States.


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