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Client Accountant Manager

Client Accountant Manager

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

£42,000 - £45,000 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 Manager to become part of their energetic team based in their Birmingham Office.


  • Lead, train, and organise the Client Accounting team to meet client needs.

  • Set team targets, monitor performance, and implement improvement initiatives.

  • Act as a mentor, providing coaching and support for team performance and skills.

  • Develop, refine, and ensure adherence to service delivery processes.

  • Establish control frameworks and ensure compliance with internal standards and audits.

  • Collaborate for operational efficiency and act as the primary contact for clients.

  • Manage client accounting records, conduct financial analysis, and ensure contractual compliance.

  • Set and manage individual/team targets while operating within budget constraints.

  • Manage existing client relationships and identify new business opportunities.

  • Specialise in own discipline, contribute broadly, and enhance the company's reputation through successful delivery.

Person specification:

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

  • Experienced in leading accounting teams within property management or similar environments.

  • Self-motivated, adaptable, assertive, and conscientious with a professional demeanour.

  • Highly focused, organised, and deadline-oriented, managing multiple projects effectively.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a commitment to customer service.

  • Demonstrates people management, mentoring, and interpersonal abilities.

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