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Finance Operations and Billing Lead

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance, Qualified/Senior Accountancy

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -092021-74522_1632992981

  • Published:

    30 September 2021

  • Expiry date:

    29 November 2021

Cobalt is currently working with a global property management firm to find a Finance Operations and Billing lead. This brand-new position has been created to support the business as they have recently expanded and brought on a large new client.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the team of Billing Specialists, providing training and support of the billing system, as well as supporting the FP&A team with regular forecasting of transactions.


  • Leading the team of Billing Specialists, guiding them through unusual billing scenarios.

  • Use detailed understanding of billing systems / processes to make improvements to internal customer experience, error rates, volume of credit notes raised etc

  • Reconciliation the forecast numbers with actuals

  • Review the transaction status and forecasting dates with the client account managers on a regular basis for a timely accurate forecast to the FP&A team.

  • Support any adhoc reporting / analysis to the team and finance.

  • Review and check all the required documentation for revenue recognition or invoicing for all the requested invoices on the internal system and support the billing team with any queries

  • Train all the new joiners in the business on how to use the system and review their entries on a regular basis to ensure they are doing it correctly

  • Support the business with any VAT, billing, or revenue questions.


  • Experience leading a billing team in a complex environment

  • Experience within real estate / property management

  • Technically strong and with previous experience providing process and system training

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to manage the team's workload

If you would like to be considered for this role please apply with an up to date CV.