Property Accountant

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Date Posted: 6/1/2022

Location: Toronto - 20 Queen Office, ON, CAN

Reference No.: 2022-9574

Department: Finance & Accounting

Position Type: Full Time

Job Grade: F

This position can reside in Toronto or Vancouver.


Role impact:

To maintain, prepare, analyze, and report accurate financial statements on a timely basis in accordance with company policy/guidelines for both internal and external use and other finance & accounting tasks including oversight and maintenance of the general ledger


What you will deliver:

  • Maintain the G/L and working paper files for all assigned properties by posting journal entries, preparing financial statements for audit and reviewing bank accounts to ensure that financial reports and statements reflect accurate numbers for senior management and co-owners
  • Prepare monthly management report package for owners including various reports, detailed schedules and variance analysis by coordinating with other departments to consolidate information and provide the financial information required for decision making by senior management and co-owners
  • Oversee and process funding requests, and distributions
  • Process and post journal entries and maintain accountability for the overall property G/L and reporting
  • Process and ensure accuracy of mortgage schedules and payments, fixed assets, and chargebacks
  • Other responsibilities as assigned


 What your strengths are:

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, written and verbal
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
  • Ability to interact with all organizational levels
  • Works with minimal supervision
  • Knowledge of accounting policy and procedures (GAAP/IFRS) and Legal documentation
  • Strong computer skills with a high level of competency in Excel, Word, Google suite and Yardi Voyager


What you need to succeed:      

  • University degree in Finance, Business, Commerce or Accounting
  • Working towards CPA designation with significant progress towards completion; full designation is an asset
  • Minimum 3-5 years related experience in a real estate or property management environment

Why you should join us:

At Cadillac Fairview we have been transforming communities for over 50 years.  We are so much more than our properties.  We are building leaders at all levels.  We offer the challenge of interesting work, a great organizational culture, the opportunity to collaborate with the best in the business, and support for your growth and development.  We reward values-based behavior and superior results with a competitive rewards package that includes best-in-class benefits and pension.  Imagine a place where you can make a difference!


At CF our everyday actions and critical business decisions are guided by our CF Values. Achieving results is naturally important for us and we achieve results through behaviours that are consistent with our CF Values.


Are you someone who believes in our values?


  • Aim Higher – we strive to exceed expectations
  • Own Your Expertise – we empower ourselves and each other
  • Collaborate Effectively – we bring the right people together to get the right results
  • Engage with Empathy – we objectively consider the needs of others
  • Embrace Change – we drive, learn from, and adapt to change


At CF you’ll join a diverse community and award-winning team where your talent and commitment to excellence are welcomed, valued and respected.  We’re ready to meet you there – are you?


CF is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment.  If you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment, assessment, and/or selection process, please notify your CF contact or email


CF currently has a vaccination policy that is a condition of employment.