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Lettings Client Accountant

  • Location:

    South West London, Greater London

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -012021-72359_1636971626

  • Published:

    15 November 2021

  • Expiry date:

    14 January 2022

  • Start date:


Lettings Accountant
South West London
Up to £32k depending on experience

Our client are a prominent Estate Agents, and are seeking a Lettings Accountant to join their team based in South West London. The successful candidate will enjoy a fast paced environment where they interact with numerous people daily and strive to problem solve in a quick and friendly manner.

If you seeking a new opportunity that will allow you to use your current knowledge of the property sector and help expand your skills in accounting, this role is for you!

Main Duties

  • Overseeing a portfolio of properties across all lettings requirements, dealing directly with tenants and landlords across queries and demands via phone, letter and email

  • Processing payments of deposit returns to outgoing tenants, as well as ensuring all accounts are accurate for new tenants on the system

  • Processing card payments ensuring a clear line of communication is maintained with the tenant and that the accounts are balanced

  • Ensuring suppliers invoices are processed and approved

  • Maintaining accounts and ensuring recoverable charges are handled in a timely manner

  • Chasing outstanding rent and setting up payment plans as required

Personal Specification

  • A deadline oriented individual, with the ability to multitask and prioritise well

  • Great communication skills, both written and verbal

  • A working understanding of the property sector and lettings accounts

If this role sounds like an ideal new step for you, please apply with an up to date version of your CV!