Associate Treasury Accountant

Main Office (MOS)




Treasury Accountants are responsible for maximizing return from Sun Communities and related affiliates cash flow by creating, implementing and maintaining systems, while adhering to certain tax or mortgage related restrictions. The Treasury Accountant will update all cash management financial information to the general ledger and are accountable for certain financial areas of specialization to support the integrity of the consolidated financial statements (prepaid insurance, accrued liabilities and deposits).



  • Reviews daily cash positioning for all accounts in all currencies applicable to Sun Communities. Recommends & executes cash transfers, coordinates incoming & outgoing payments, determines line of credit borrowings & repayments.
  • Posts daily activity to the appropriate general ledger accounts.
  • Prepares, validates, and maintains global short-term (8-week) cash forecast for the company. Maintains and analyzes variances in forecast (actual vs. forecast) to enhance cash forecasting methodology.
  • Maintains banking relationships with partner banks consisting of stand-alone & consolidated bank structures for local, national, & international bank accounts. Serves as an intermediary between the sites & banks to facilitate & resolve banking issues.
  • Maintains sufficient amount of banking supplies needed at the sites, coordinates opening and closing of bank accounts, coordinates incoming/outgoing wires including debt payments, and resolves banking errors and/or issues.
  • Takes an active lead in researching and staying current on bank account structures, investment opportunities, line of credit borrowing programs and other cash liquidity and financing options.
  • Maintains current documented written procedures to ensure adequate support during scheduled absences.
  • Meets with primary banks, analyzes alternatives and recommends strategies based on typical cash flow activity. Identifies areas to minimize bank fees or negotiate fees to Suns advantage.
  • Identifies and recommends methods to integrate credit cards and wire transfers into its business to provide a wider variety of services. Takes a leadership role in implementing these services by coordinating with Operations, Accounting and MIS staff.
  • Reconciles miscellaneous balance sheet accounts including parent company accrued liabilities and acquisition deposits; follows-up on outstanding issues.
  • Processes and/or supports various payment methods including AR ACH payments and credit card processing.
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned.




  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field (Required)
  • 1+ year cash management responsibilities
  • 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 4 plan options so you can choose the plan that best meets the needs of you and your family
  • Comprehensive Dental and Vision Plans
  • On-Site Fitness Center with Free Personal Training & Group Fitness Classes
  • Voluntary Health and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
  • Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance and Dependent Life
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Coverage
  • 401(k) Plan with Sun matching contribution
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Identity Theft Insurance
  • Legal Assistance Plan
  • Pet Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement program providing financial support to team members who further their formal education
  • Vacation RV Site Discounts for team members when visiting SunRV Resorts across the nation
  • Team Member Perks & Discounts program with hundreds of discounts on things like travel, merchandise, mobile phone service, and more
  • Up to six weeks of paid parental leave for the birth of a child, adoption, or placement of a child
  • Paid Time Off including ten holidays, vacation, personal, sick time, bereavement and pay for jury duty


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Southfield, MI, US

Employment Type:  Regular
Classification:  Full Time
Job Reference:  125966

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