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Client Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    propaccounts@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -112020-71989_1605885401

  • Published:

    20 November 2020

  • Expiry date:

    19 January 2021

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Client Accountant
London
Up to £38k

I am working with a market leading Real Estate company; they are are looking for a proactive and knowledgeable Client Accountant to join their well established team, based in their London head office.

Within this role, you will have autonomy overseeing a commercial portfolio of properties, and be expected to ensure all scheduling and deadlines are hit effectively, in a fast paced environment.

If you are looking for a challenging new role, this may be the right move for you.

Specification

  • Working independently, focused on a demanding client across a large portfolio of commercial properties

  • Liaising directly with the client to ensure all queries are resolved quickly and efficiently

  • Undergoing the service charge process, from loading the budgets to undergoing the year-end accounting including prepayments and accruals

  • Monthly and quarterly reporting, as well as reporting up to trial balance and extended trial balance where necessary.

  • Raising demands across rents, rates and service charges, and ensuring these are correctly apportioned to the properties within your portfolio.

  • Ensuring efficient communication between internal and external contacts, including property managers and surveyors and departments such as Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and the Cashiering teams.

Requirements

  • A strong understanding of property management accounting, and commercial knowledge advantageous

  • Ability to prioritise effectively, and ensure deadlines are met in a timely manner

  • Prior knowledge of a property management system such as Qube, Yardi or Tramps

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