Accounting Clerk
Berger Commercial Realty

Posted December 03, 2018

Employment Type Full-time

Compensation Depends upon Skills and Experience

Company Berger Commercial Realty

Location 1600 Southeast 17th Street, Suite 200
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316



Our Mission
Berger Commercial Realty Corp. is dedicated to the consistent delivery and execution of commercial real estate services while continually embracing the clients' individual business goals. We are rewarded by powerful and enduring relationships due directly to the level of service and benefits we offer to each client.

Our History
Berger Commercial Realty Corp., founded in 1998, is a full service commercial real estate firm. As a local, independent and privately owned firm, we can customize our services and quickly adapt to our clients' needs as well as the continually changing real estate markets. Our client-centric approach, coupled with customized real estate solutions, has resulted in the development of long lasting client/broker relationships that transcend the typical property or transaction life-cycle. As a direct result of our time-tested expertise, our client-centric services approach and our reputation for consistency and results in this ever-evolving, intricate real estate market, Berger Commercial Realty Corp. was voted by the readers of the South Florida Business Journal as the "Best Property Management Company" in South Florida for 2017.

We recognize and respect the amount of time you are about to invest by applying to this open position. If you complete this job application, you will be kept informed via email status updates (and text messages, if you opt in) throughout the evaluation process.

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The Hiring Manager

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Berger Commercial Realty is currently seeking an Accounting Clerk in our Ft. Lauderdale office. Candidate must be detail-oriented, able to multi-task, and have a solid A/R & A/P background. If you are a team player looking for an immediate opportunity to work for a great Company, then we encourage you to continue with this applicant-friendly, online job application!

The Accounting Clerk performs a variety of general accounting and clerical support tasks related to the efficient maintenance and processing of accounts payable and receivable transactions.

The ideal candidate should have a degree in Accounting or Business Administration, general accounting experience, and knowledge of general accounting procedures. He or she must be detail-oriented, able to multi-task, good with numbers, proficient with accounting software and with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, and Outlook).

Berger Commercial Realty is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.

  • Utilizes computerized accounting software programs (Yardi, Excel, etc) to perform duties and responsibilities.
  • Processes remote bank deposits, distribution wires, banks transfers, stop payments.
  • Processes a variety of recurring and other invoices; maintains invoice spreadsheets
  • Performs weekly check runs and prepares for mailing
  • Maintain vendor files for 1099 information and tax filing
  • Prepares bank reconciliations and assist in monthly closing
  • Researches daily bank wires, ACH or NSFs, cash receipts, coding and posting of receipts.
  • Assist in financial management and analysis, as requested.
  • Generates accounting statements and reports. Including monthly scheduled charges and late fees.
  • Verifying auto debited utilities, sales tax, and mortgage payments.
  • Organizes and maintains up to date financial records.
  • Researches and applies un-allocated cash and prepaid rent, posting of daily cash receipts
  • Assists with special projects and other duties as necessary
  • Oversees accounts receivable write-offs and payment reversals, as well as adjustments to the tenant's ledger as needed.
  • Provides monthly financial and management reports.
  • Organizes and maintains up to date financial records.

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; some accounting related coursework highly preferred
  • 2-3 years of hands-on accounting experience
  • Experience in commercial real estate preferred but not required
  • Good mathematical background.
  • Ability to sort, check count, and verify numbers.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work efficiently.
  • Ability to listen, communicate (written and verbal), excellent grammar, spelling and proof reading skills and follow-up effectively with all staffing levels and clients/customers.
  • Able to deal with confidential information appropriately
  • Ability to work independently, self-starter, energetic.
  • Ability to demonstrate good common sense and sound judgement.
  • Flexibility to adapt to all situations and work varied hours; possibly work weekends or evenings when necessary.
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment and meet deadline.
  • Ability to anticipate work needs and follow through with minimum directions.

  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance available the first month after your 60 day anniversary
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid holidays
  • Direct deposit