Bookkeeper Lakeside Student Living

Location: Lakeside Student Living
Address: 1300 Old Highway 12, Starkville, MS

We are seeking a meticulously detail-oriented bookkeeper to join our student housing community near Mississippi State University in Starkville. The ideal candidate will have 2 years of experience maintaining daily, weekly and monthly reports including accurate reporting of rents and deposits made.


  • All aspects of income collection including posting all monies received, bank deposits, preparing documentation regarding evictions, returned checks and balances owed, and applying late fees, damages and utility billings.
  • Prepare SODA’s, evictions and Notices of Violations.
  • Perform month-end closeout.
  • Update move-ins and move-outs; enter notices to vacate, transfers, lease renewals and new leases into computer system.
  • Organize and keep up-to-date files of reports, leases and paperwork.
  • Participate fully in all leasing, marketing and resident relations activities.


  • 2 years of bookkeeping experience preferably in Student Housing
  • 1 year of on-site industry experience
  • Computer proficiency including word processing, data entry and Yardi or comparable property management software
  • Positive customer service attitude
  • Excellent analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills


  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401k with company match
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Paid training
  • Apartment discount


Founded in New Orleans in 1955, Tonti Properties has grown into 21 thriving communities across six states. More than 60 years later, we remain family owned and managed. Today, Tonti continues to grow and flourish, developing a proud reputation of superior quality and service. Every property reflects our goal to offer each of our residents an exceptional living experience.

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