Job Details

Peterson Companies


As one of the region’s largest privately-owned real estate developers, Peterson Companies has been consistently delivering some of the area’s most exciting destinations for more than 50 years. With a portfolio that includes National Harbor, Downtown Silver Spring, Fair Lakes, and Fairfax Corner, we continually strive to enhance the local community. We develop vibrant properties, and entire neighborhoods, that bring people together.


Who You Are:


You are a high achiever looking to thrive in a fast-paced environment. You take pride in your own work but are comfortable collaborating with a team of highly motivated individuals. You can communicate clearly and concisely with teammates and clients, and you enjoy strong company culture and camaraderie. You possess strong interpersonal skills and are willing to take on diverse tasks to achieve the team’s common goal.


What You Bring:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, advanced degree preferred
  • Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Ability to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices
  • 3 to 5 years of Real Estate Accounting Experience Required
  • MRI experience preferred


Key Responsibilities


  • Prepare annual budgets, tax returns, CAM reconciliations, personal property tax returns, BPOL, and income & expense surveys
  • Review general ledger activity
  • Perform monthly closing process
  • Prepare and issue monthly financial statements
  • Provide income and CapEx variance analysis
  • Review and reconcile construction in progress schedules
  • Ensure billing, collection and reconciliation of tenant accounts
  • Prepare and maintain balance sheet and bank reconciliations
  • Ensure compliance with loan documents
  • Coordinate lender reporting and prepare loan draws
  • Create property reforecasts
  • Review and approve all vendor invoices and payments
  • Coordinate and process real estate tax payments
  • Assist with financing, acquisitions and dispositions
  • Perform special projects as needed