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Client Accountant

Client Accountant

Permanent + Hybrid working (3 days in / 2 days WFH)

£30,000 - £35,000 DOE


9am - 5:30pm

Cobalt is working with a highly valued global real estate advisory firm. With a wide European presence, this firm is dedicated to achieving outstanding outcomes and client needs. They are presently in search of a proficient Client Accountant to become part of their energetic team based in their Birmingham Office.

Day to day:

  • Maintain high standards in Client and property accounting services, ensuring adherence to Client-specific procedures and regulatory requirements.

  • Manage complete and updated financial records, including service charge management, reconciliations, and compliance with accounting regulations.

  • Collaborate with surveyors and Clients to resolve queries and determine appropriate actions.

  • Support team compliance by meeting KPIs

  • Contribute to continuous improvement in financial management processes, aligning with relevant legislation for market-leading practices.

  • Develop, implement, and refine procedures to meet service delivery standards for internal and external clients.

  • Work with internal audit and compliance teams to ensure adherence to control requirements and compliance standards.

  • Serve as a primary point of contact for Clients and relevant parties regarding accounting service delivery.

  • Oversee and produce client accounting records, including financial reporting, VAT/tax reporting, reconciliations, and query responses.

  • Participate in audits of financial information, procedures, and controls while supporting team-based and individual financial targets.

Person specification:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) and experienced in property management/accounting software like Tramps, Qube, Yardi, Horizon.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Experience of working within an accounting team within in a property management company.

  • Adaptable, resilient, presentable, driven and self-motivated.

To apply for the role please upload your most up to date CV to this advert.