Senior Accountant

American Tobacco - Blackwell Street Management Company Durham, North Carolina


Capitol Broadcasting is looking for a full-time Senior Accountant for their Real Estate division. The individual must be a team-oriented, self-starter who can handle multiple accounting functions including property accounting, fixed assets, payroll, accounts receivable, and other month end closing tasks. We are looking for someone who is detail oriented, very organized and has strong interpersonal skills. A bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required with 5-7 years of work experience.  Previous experience with Oracle Accounting, Yardi, Excel and handling accounting transactions for multiple divisions is preferable. 


Basic Duties:


  • Handle general ledger and transactional accounting for various commercial, residential and other entities as assigned
  • Responsible for the monthly close process including standard monthly journal entries, accruals, and intercompany transactions
  • Prepare and review account analysis to ensure that transactions are properly recorded
  • Perform and/or review of bank reconciliations
  • Prepare analysis in support of the financial reporting package
  • Review of Profit & Loss statements and preparation of variance analysis
  • Enter lease information into the accounting system
  • Tenant CAM estimates and reconciliations
  • Maintain average occupancy report and percentage rent calculation
  • Prepare Fixed Asset additions and disposals and maintain comparative analysis to capital budgets
  • Prepare annual property tax filings
  • Independently review and process payroll for the Real Estate division on a bi-weekly basis. Prepare monthly payroll related journal entries and accruals. 
  • Adopt a continuous improvement mindset to identify and implement opportunities to streamline or improve accounting processes
  • Assist with the annual budget process
  • Assist with audit schedules as required
  • Work on Special projects with Controller as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business from a four-year college or university
  • Minimum 5-7 years accounting experience
  • Real Estate Experience a plus
  • Experience with accounting for multiple entities or locations a plus
  • High level of proficiency with Excel required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented and organized with an ability to manage multiple priorities & deadlines
  • Should be proactive, positive and results oriented
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management and external parties

Preferred Qualifications

  • Oracle and Yardi experience


We’re locally owned by Capitol Broadcasting Company, a pioneering, community advocate company that offers some of the best benefits in the business. We are based in Raleigh, NC, consistently named one of the best places to live in America.

You must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to work at CBC. If there is a medical or religious reason preventing you from receiving an available COVID-19 vaccination, and you are selected as a candidate for consideration, we have an accommodations process in place to evaluate those requests.

A pre-employment drug screening is required.  EOE, M/F.  All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free.  Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify.

Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TVWRAL DigitalWRAZ-TVWRAZ DigitalWRAL-FMWRAL-HD2WCMC-FMWCMC-HD1WDNC-AMWCMC-HD2WCMC-HD3WCLY-AMWCMC-HD4MicrospaceCBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TVWILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball ClubBull City Hospitality, and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; Holly Springs Salamanders in Holly Springs, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC.