Temp Income Accountant

Recruiter
Page Personnel Finance
Location
Leatherhead, Surrey
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Great Opportunity for a income accountant/ service charge accountant to join a local well respected business.

This role would suit someone that has worked in housing.

Client Details

My client is a well respected, local property/ housing business. My client is in need of someone to join their finance team as a temporary worker. This role has strong scope to become a longer term, permanent opportunity.

This is a fun, friendly and inclusive business based in the centre of leatherhead.

Description

As an income accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Maintain all rent & service charges records - including bank & HB receipts
  • Rent modelling & setting new rents and service charges
  • Ensure leasehold management and service charges are applied accurately and within terms of the leases and current legislation
  • Annual statements issued to leaseholders within statutory time limits
  • Responsible for annual external service charge audit
  • Set and monitor rent & service charge budgets and budgets for all other income
  • Prompt and accurate raising of sundry invoices
  • Produce monthly debtor reports for all other income and ensure that the requestor is collecting the debt - assist where necessary.
  • Tenant Liaison - negotiation for agreements on service charge arrears where appropriate - request write off's where appropriate.
  • Check all credit notes / write off for accuracy and appropriate authority before entering onto Open
  • Liaise with Asset management on recharging for major works and produce S20's for estimated charges
  • Liaise with rent collections on all matters of overdue rent accounts
  • Calculate final charges for freehold reversions
  • Oversee sinking funds
  • Projects relating to rents & service charges - i.e. bring DD's in house?
  • Data protection for finance
  • Balance sheet Reconciliations
  • Keep up to date with legislation changes and incorporate into procedures

Profile

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a housing/ service charge experience
  • Be able to start at short notice
  • Be committed to a temp role, and also interested in longer term opportunities
  • Able to commute to leatherhead on a daily basis

Job Offer

  • On-going temp role that may have scope to become permanent
  • £27-30K
  • On-site parking
  • Fun, friendly inclusive environment