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Accounts Assistant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102020-71668_1602604468

  • Published:

    13 October 2020

  • Expiry date:

    12 December 2020

  • Start date:


Accounts Assistant


Up to £32k

I am working with a well established chartered surveyors based in London, seeking an Assistant Accountant to join a small team across the transactional accounting process, with access to reporting as well as corporate accounting responsibilities.

If you are keen to progress your property accounting knowledge, as well as expand into management accounting, this role offers a great combination of both sides of the ledger.


  • Processing, including the matching, batching and coding of invoices as well as uploading them onto the property management system

  • Ensuring all BACS and CHAPS payment runs are carried out in a timely manner

  • Performing reporting duties across a portfolio of mixed use properties as required

  • Dealing with and resolving queries from the client via phone and email

  • Assisting in the chasing of debts across all properties in the portfolio, both commercial and residential

  • Exposure to corporate accounting duties with on the job training provided


  • Prior knowledge of the property sector highly advantageous

  • A keen interest in accounting and a long term goal to progress within the industry

  • A hard worker that is able to work independently to ensure tight deadlines are met

  • Ability to prioritise workload and ensure that senior members of the team are aided in their duties where required

If this sounds like your next role, respond with an up to date version of your current CV as soon as possible!