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Property Service Charge Accountant

Ref: JN -072018-61745
GBP30000.00 - GBP40000.00 per annum + Study support + Benefits
UK, London
Accounting, Property/Client/Service Charge Accounting
18th July 2018
Job Type

Service Charge Accountant
£30k - £40k
Central London

My client are a well-established multi-disciplinary property management company based in Central London. Specialising in both Commercial and Residential properties, their portfolio stretches throughout the UK, although my client have a specific focus on the London property market.

They are looking for a Service Charge Accountant to join their well established and friendly team. This role would suit someone with service charge accounting experience looking to make a move to a rapidly expanding company.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepare Service Charge accounts up to trial balance/ETB in accordance with current legislation and industry body requirements.
  • Undergoing bank and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Process any instructions following external and/or internal agreement between parties i.e. making adjustments.
  • Preparing accruals and prepayments and posting journals
  • Attend meetings/communicate with Clients and others to set-up and/or resolve any new client queries or service charge account queries.
  • Investigate previous Managing Agents financial transactions and challenge mismanagement of funds when appropriate
  • Complete all further reasonable external or internal requests that are received.

Personal Specification

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Previous experience in Service Charge accounting
  • Experience using a property management systems such as Tramps, Horizon, ECS, Yardi, MUS etc
  • Knowledge of the RICS codes
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills with the ability to work to strict deadlines
  • A strong work ethic

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