Commercial Real Estate, Capital, Insurance, Leasing & Management

Senior Staff Accountant

About the Job

Franklin Street is currently seeking a Senior Staff Accountant to join our team in Tampa, FL.

The ideal candidate must possess 5 years of applicable general accounting experience and a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, finance, or related field from a regionally accredited college or university. Public accounting experience and NetSuite Accounting Software experience are strongly preferred. Must be highly proficient in computer skills including MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook).

Position Overview:

The Senior Staff Accountant will support Franklin Street and our affiliated businesses with accounting services. Successful candidates will be those possessing a background in accounting, strong systems proficiency, and an enthusiasm for customer service.

  • Follows in-depth U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to perform a variety of accounting functions for various real estate and related service companies
  • Performs monthly journal entries accruals for multiple lines of business
  • Prepares general ledger reconciliations
  • Performs month-end closing processes
  • Processes accounts receivable and accounts payable
  • Prepares bank reconciliations
  • Responsible for adhering to accounting processes and internal controls
  • Communicates daily with management
  • Works on special projects and performs other duties as assigned
  • Train staff accountants and accounts payable personnel
  • Review coding for proper segmentation
  • Initiate ACH and wire payments for processing
  • Other duties as assigned


  • 5 years or more of applicable general accounting experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in accounting, business, finance, or related field from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Certified Public Accountant designation highly preferred
  • High level of proficiency in computer skills including MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook) and internet / application software is required along with a willingness and ability to learn new software programs
  • Public accounting experience preferred
  • NetSuite Accounting Software experience strongly preferred
  • Broad, in-depth understanding of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Exhibits highly developed written, oral, and presentation skills (English), both in person and over the phone. Ability to communicate with various departments and work in a collaborative manner.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Advanced technology skills to assist with integrations
  • Ability to query, manage, comprehend and provide analysis for large data sets and complex business documents, etc. required
  • Strong work ethic and the ability to hit set deadlines
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments, prioritize tasks, and manage rapidly changing assignments in a team environment
  • Must be highly organized and demonstrate a high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to follow direction and work independently with minimal supervision

About Franklin Street:

Franklin Street is a family of full-service real estate companies focused on delivering value-added solutions to meet clients’ evolving needs. Through a collaborative philosophy of leveraging the resources, expertise, and experience of each of its divisions—Real Estate, Capital, Insurance, Property Management, and Project Management—Franklin Street offers unmatched value and optimal solutions for clients nationwide.

Make your next career move with Franklin Street. With seven lines of business and nine offices across, that perfect opportunity you’ve been looking for is here. We believe in hiring a mix of experienced and new talent to join our team of professionals. Whatever your expertise, wherever you are on your career path, Franklin Street is your destination for success.

Learn more about Franklin Street and our award-winning culture at

Franklin Street offers competitive salaries, medical – including additional discounts, dental, and vision benefits, disability, and life insurance, 401(K), paid time off, and holiday pay. We also love working together to help the community through our company-sponsored philanthropy events.

Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment (post-offer) drug screen and background check.

Franklin Street and Lighthouse HR Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, or any other classification protected by law.

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