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Assistant Finance Manager

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    corporateaccounting@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -082021-74196_1628079530

  • Published:

    04 August 2021

  • Expiry date:

    03 October 2021

Cobalt are currently working with an independent, real estate, investment advisory firm to find an Assistant Finance Manager for their London office. This firm prides itself on its socially responsible approach to investments across UK, US, Australia and European markets.

This broad Assistant Finance Manager role will support the asset management team in managing a growing portfolio of commercial properties. As part of a lean finance team this is a great opportunity for someone looking to gain experience in all areas of the group's financial management while being supported through ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualifications.

Responsibilities include:

  • Financial management, planning, budgeting/forecasting for each property entity.

  • Assistance in the preparation of quarterly investor and bank reporting requirements.

  • Liaising with counterparties including tenants, universities, suppliers, administrators etc., to ensure revenues are received in timely fashion, costs are kept firmly under control and all statutory compliance is met.

  • Liaising with service providers, including property managers, lawyers, tax advisers, accountants, and administrators to contribute to the smooth running of the asset management function.

  • Assist in preparation of quarterly management reports and board pack for management.

  • Day to day accounting including invoice preparation & processing, revenue reconciliation, accounts receivable/payable and credit card statement reconciliation.

Requirements:

  • Graduate or AAT qualified

  • Early stages of ACA / ACCA / CIMA, or a desire to pursue one of these qualifications

  • Experience working in a finance / assistant accountant role

  • Real estate experience is desirable

  • Good communication skills

  • Confident and positive attitude

If you would like to be considered for this role then please upload an up-to-date CV.