Accounts Assistant - Real Estate

Recruiter
Trident
Location
London (Central)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
19 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Assistant - Real Estate - Our Client is a long established firm specialising in Commercial and Residential property management who have consistently retained their market position by providing a wide range of real estate services in the UK. They are now looking for an Accounts Assistant to join the team as part of their expansion.

The Role:

  • Coding, batching and processing invoices.
  • Filing of supplier invoices and other associated accounts filing.
  • Preparing electronically/ postal received Supplier invoices for input onto a Property Management System.
  • Liaising with suppliers to rectify incorrect billing.
  • Carrying out weekly reconciliation of Payments and receipts.
  • Posting and bank cheque receipts on a daily basis.
  • Posting receipts daily from standing orders and CHAPS etc.
  • Transferring receipts from the Central Receipts account daily and advise bank of sub-account movements.
  • Requesting breakdowns and otherwise investigate unidentified receipts.
  • Checking unsettled receipts/ tenant credits and allocate where appropriate.
  • Posting unpaid cheques, sending letter to tenant and advising Credit Controllers.
  • Liaising with and assisting Credit Controllers, on any known issues affecting the chasing of arrears.
  • Running fund transfer reports and sending to Bank for sub-account movements.
  • Carrying out weekly bank reconciliation of Client balances.
  • Responsible for quarterly posting of bank interest.

The Person: To apply, you MUST have experience of working for a Property/Real Estate company within their accounting department with a good understanding of the Cash/receivable side. The successful candidate will have good communication skills when dealing with the Property Managers, auditors and clients and you will also have experience of working with a Property Management system such as Tramps, QUBE, Aspasia, CFP. The client is looking for someone with 1-2 years' experience ideally. PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE WORKED FOR A REAL ESTATE/PROPERTY COMPANY

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