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Treasury Accountant

Main Office (MOS)



Do you love working with numbers? Our Finance team is looking for a Treasury Accountant to maximize the return from Sun and related affiliates cash flow.


As a Treasury Accountant, you'll be responsible for creating, implementing and maintaining various systems while adhering to certain tax or mortgage-related restrictions. You'll update all cash management financial information to the GL and will be accountable for certain financial areas of specialization to support the integrity of the consolidated financial statements (prepaid insurance, accrued liabilities and deposits).


  1. Review daily cash position for all accounts, recommend and execute cash transfers, determine line of credit borrowing (repayments) and evaluate with existing interest rates.  Post daily activity to the appropriate general ledger account.
  2. Maintain current documented written procedures to ensure adequate support during scheduled absences.
  3. Manage bank relationships for over 200 local and several consolidated bank accounts and manage the relationship with the line of credit administrator.
  4. Maintain a sufficient amount of banking supplies, open/close bank accounts, coordinate incoming/outgoing wires including debt payments, and resolve banking errors and/or issues.
  5. Take an active lead in researching and staying current on bank account structures, investment opportunities, line of credit borrowing programs and other options.
  6. Meet with primary banks, analyze alternatives and recommend strategies based on typical cash flow activity.  Identify areas to minimize bank fees or negotiate fees to Sun’s advantage.
  7. Identify and recommend methods to Sun and its affiliates to integrate credit cards and wire transfers into its business to provide a wider variety of services.  Take a leadership role in implementing these services by coordinating with Operations, Accounting, and other team members.
  8. Update a one to two month cash flow forecast on a weekly basis.
  9. Collaborate with the VP of Financial Technology to develop the most efficient cash disbursement procedures, maximizing discounts and taking advantage of payment terms.
  10. Reconcile miscellaneous balance sheet accounts including parent company accrued liabilities and acquisition deposits; follow-up on outstanding issues.
  11. Process and/or support various payment methods including AR ACH payments and credit card processing.
  12. Other duties and special projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Minimum of 1-2 years cash management responsibilities
  • Minimum of 1 year general ledger responsibilities
  • Creative, logical and demonstrates initiative to research new cash management strategies
  • Ability to maintain good working relationships without forfeiting profitability
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced computer proficiency in Microsoft Excel


At Sun Communities, you will be part of an industry-leading organization where you will be challenged, inspired, rewarded and transformed. We place a high priority on our team members, and this is a big part of what sets us apart. We will ask you to give us your very best every day, and will challenge you with interesting work, stretch assignments, a collaborative and supportive work environment and plenty of learning and growth. In exchange, we will reward you with great pay, advancement opportunities, paid time off, great benefits, and flexibility.

  • Comprehensive Medical and Prescription coverage with two PPO plan designs so you can choose the plan that best meets the needs of you and your family
  • Comprehensive Dental Plan
  • Voluntary Vision Plan with the option of electing coverage for you and your family members at affordable rates
  • Voluntary Health and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
  • Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • 401(k) Plan with employer matching contribution
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Identity Theft Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement program providing financial support to team members who further their formal education
  • Site Rent Discounts for team members who live in our communities
  • Paid Time Off including nine holidays, vacation, personal, sick time, bereavement and pay for jury duty

Southfield, MI, US

Employment Type:  Regular
Classification:  Full Time
Job Reference:  80762

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

Job Segment: Bank, Banking, Accounting, Mortgage, Finance

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