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Assistant Client Accountant

  • Location:

    Kent, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -102020-71709_1602599282

  • Published:

    13 October 2020

  • Expiry date:

    12 December 2020

  • Start date:


Assistant Client Accountant



I am working with a market leading commercial real estate business, looking to expand their Property Management Accounts team, due to an increased demand for their services.

They are busier than ever and looking to expand their team by adding an Accounts Assistant to an established team of 5. If a fast-paced working environment with a demanding workload is what you are looking for in your next role, read on for more details…


  • Undergoing monthly and quarterly reporting across a large commercial portfolio of properties, including any bespoke reporting requested by the client

  • Liaising with both internal and external members of the team, such as property managers and surveyors, to ensure that all queries raised are resolved and cash is allocated correctly

  • Ensuring the ledger is balanced at month and quarter end and reconciling back to the cash book were necessary

  • Maintaining the property management system across all rent, rate and service charge amounts, and that any discrepancies are identified and rectified

  • Working through a backlog of aged debt and ensuring reductions are identified where possible


  • Prior knowledge of the commercial real estate sector and accounts essential

  • Knowledge of a property management system such as Qube, Yardi or TRAMPS

  • Deadline driven and ability to proactively problem solve

  • Confident in prioritising tasks to ensure that deadlines are met and reporting is completed to a high standard

This role is moving quickly, so please apply with an up to date version of your CV as soon as possible for your best opportunity to secure an interview.