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Residential Client Accountant

  • Location:

    City of London, Greater London

  • Sector:

    Property/Service Charge Accountancy, Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -062021-73745_1639482264

  • Published:

    14 December 2021

  • Expiry date:

    12 February 2022

  • Start date:


Residential Client Accountant
Up to £45,000 (experience depending)

Cobalt is working with a leading managing agent business who have continued to have extraordinary growth and are now seeking an experienced Residential Client Accountant to join an established and thriving team where you will be working closely with the Head of Finance.

Job Specification:

  • Communicating directly to clients across all queries and reporting needs across the portfolio

  • Undergoing monthly and quarterly reporting, as well as VAT and extended trial balance reporting where necessary

  • Liaising with internal and external team members to ensure that the ledger is correct

  • Ensuring demands for rents and service charge are issued accurately and in a timely manner to tenants

  • Undergoing accounts reconciliations across rents and service charges, and ensuring this is communicated to property managers and surveyors

Personal Specification:

  • Prior knowledge of the property sector and service charge accounting essential

  • Experience with reporting up to trial balance

  • Extended manual trial balance experience is a bonus

  • Knowledge of a property management system such as Horizon, Qube, MRI, Tramps, Yardi advantageous

  • Strong and clear communication skills both written and verbal

  • Collaborative working style within a fast paced environment

If you feel your background fits the criteria above, please send your CV ASAP for review