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Senior Service Charge Accountant

Senior Service Charge Accountant

Permanent + Hybrid working

£45,000 - £50,000

South West London

We are collaborating with a modern yet historical Estate Agency located in the South West/Kensington area. They are in search of a hardworking, creative, and enthusiastic Senior Service Charge Accountant to join them on a full-time permanent basis.

In this role, you will oversee your own portfolio of 100 buildings that contain 800-900 units. As you grow into the position, there is a clear path for advancement. You will have the opportunity to step into a management/leadership role within the department. With the support of the directors and department heads, you'll have the freedom to shape and develop this department according to your vision and expertise.

Day to day:

  • Prepare and finalise annual service charge accounts, adhering to legal and professional guidelines.

  • Conduct monthly reconciliation of Client Accounts.

  • Supervise the service charge budgeting process to ensure precision and adherence to lease agreements.

  • Work with external auditors, assistance for service charge account audits and any provide any other information as required.

  • Generate financial analyses and reports to facilitate property management and maintenance decision-making.

  • Ensure prompt collection of service charges and proficient management of outstanding balances.


  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a service charge accounting or similar role.

  • Proven track record of managing service charge accounts and budgets.

  • Strong understanding of property management and leasehold legislation.

  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills.

If you feel this role would be the next step that you're looking for, please apply with your most up to date CV!