Service Charge Accountant

United Kingdom
25000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual
19 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Service Charge Accountant
Birmingham * GBP26,000* Permanent

Responsible for the production of Service Charge Year End Accounts from start to finish, to ensure accounts are completed within the deadlines. Dealing with the various auditors and Relationship Managers to answer any queries that arise promptly.

Job Description:
Reporting directly to the Service Charge Accounts Manager the Service Charge Accountant is responsible for the following:

Reporting to Managers or Partners as appropriate.

* Keeping updated of various Health & Safety and legal requirements and ensuring these are adhered to.
* Liaising and Meeting with clients, lessees, professional advisors and colleagues in or out the office as necessary.
* Attending and participating in department/team meetings.
* Effective diary and task management.
* Support to other members of department in event of holidays etc.
* Recording data in computer property management system
* Preparing and closing Service Charge Year end Accounts.
* Reconciling Service Charge year-end to client statements when required.
* Posting of Extended Trial Balances into the Property Management Software
* Production of invoices and copies of accounts to issue once finalised
* Assisting Relationship Managers in their duties as and when necessary.

The Successful Applicant

* Have previously worked within a Service Charge based role
* Be a strong communicator, able to liaise with all areas of the business both financially and non financially
* Be competent dealing with multiple deadlines at any one time, preparing reports and liaising with senior members of staff
* Have a real enjoyment for property and be looking to build a career within a reputable and still growing organisation

In return you will:

* Have a varied workload, managing your designated set of accounts and be challenged to consistently meet deadlines
* Work with a motivated and like minded team in a positive business environment
* Further career prospects gaining experience within a fast growing UK based business that offers full further study support
* Report directly to senior management

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To apply for this Office Coordinator role please go to our Arden Personnel website (url removed). Job reference lf-1131. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career