Job title: Service Charge Accountant
Duration: 6 Month Contract
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
A large UK Property Group based in London are looking for a Service Charge Accountant to join their Commercial Property team for an initial 6 month contact. This is a great opportunity to work at a great company with an excellent reputation.
The role will consist of a number of responsibilities including: preparing service charge reconciliations; dealing with an external audit queries on the reconciliations; performing service charge cash reconciliations; and assisting in preparing packs for distribution to the tenants.
The role will also call for interaction with relevant Surveying, Accounting and Facility Management Staff within the company across multiple offices. Beyond this there will be a requirement for constant communication with the Property Accounts Team and wider Property Asset Management team.
Service Charge Accounting:
Knowledge and experience of preparing service charge reconciliations for commercial buildings, performing service charge reviews & preparing service charge cash reconciliations.
Technical accounting knowledge
Knowledge of identifying and posting accruals and prepayments as required
Knowledge & Experience of service charge reporting in the property sector – RICS Service Charge code
Experience in using property management software is essential, knowledge of the following specific systems is desirable:
- Yardi Propware
- Yardi Voyager
- Proficient Microsoft Excel & Word skills