Lettings Accountant Chelsea -Must have experience in property

Recruiter
Curtis & Mayfair
Location
South West London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
12 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Job

Permanent position of Lettings Client Accountant - running your own accounts department.

The Company

Curtis & Mayfair are presenting an opportunity with a high calibre independent estate agency in Chelsea. They currently possess a huge market share with their fingers dipped into lettings with which they provide property management at all levels. Their property management department is one held in high regard with a large and ever-growing team dealing with a huge and equally ever-growing portfolio of properties in a diverse and excellent market to manage. Provides great progression opportunities, has very low staff turnover and fantastic working environment.

Duties:
  • Posting supplier invoices and paying (purchase ledger duty)
  • Requesting Landlord funds if insufficient funds available to settle contractor invoices
  • Posting of bank statements and paying rent received over to Landlords
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Credit control - chasing rent arrears and informing Landlord if rent is overdue
  • Assisting with queries from Tenants, Landlords and Contractors
  • Dealing with bank statement and supplier queries
  • Banking of cheques/cash
  • Month end client schedules (Excel)
  • General Filing
  • Post/franking
  • Utility transfers
The candidate:
  • Experience in managing property accounts essential
  • Organised and efficient
  • Good at time management as this is a busy role often working to rigorous deadlines
  • Precise and good attention to detail
  • An excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office - including Word, Excel, basic Access and Outlook
  • Team player - the department all work together and help each other out