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Assistant Estate Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012021-72537_1611771650

  • Published:

    27 January 2021

  • Expiry date:

    28 March 2021

  • Start date:


Assistant Estate Accountant
London, South West

Cobalt are working with a leading developer where you will have a focus across a mixed portfolio of commercial and residential properties, at a market leading company. This is a varied role with a 360 degree reach across all accounting functions of the properties.

This opportunity requires an individual that is highly analytical driven to provide results, which will allow great scope for someone looking to embed themselves in a successful team, with a strong work ethic and a passion for numbers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undergoing service charge analysis across large budgets and an expanding portfolio of properties

  • Working collaboratively to create and approve budgets for new developments and projects

  • Liaising with auditors to ensure accounts are accurate and correct, and a clear line of communication and successful rapport is continued

  • Reviewing budgets for service charges, rents and rates for projects that are undertaken across the portfolio

  • Adhering to strict deadlines to ensure the cash flow of rent and service charge collections are accurate across all accounts

  • Assisting in reporting that will be presented at company meetings to communicate discrepancies and answering queries

Personal Specification:

  • A self-motivated and pro-active individual with drive and ambition

  • Ability to work to strict time frames with multiple deadlines

  • Knowledge of the property sector and a property management system advantageous

If this sounds like your next role, please respond with an up to date version of your CV as soon as possible as this role is looking to move fast.