Head of Rents and Service Charge Accounting

Recruiter
Robertson Bell Ltd
Location
London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Robertson Bell finance are pleased to be working with one of the largest social housing providers in the UK, this commercially minded Group are looking to recruit a Head of Rents and Service Charge Accounting to lead and manage a team of 14, based at their Head Office in London.

The Head of Rent and Service Charge Accounting will mainly be responsible for; managing, coaching and motivating the team, with overall responsibility for the rent and service charge teams. Role includes; managing the day to day transactional accounting and reconciliations process in relation to rents and service charge; providing effective leadership, direction and development of the teams; define and implement financial systems and process enhancements. You will take full ownership of; delivering the annual service charge setting process, raising charges/ refunds for schemes, ensure all accounts are reconciled, issue scheme statements to leaseholders and tenants on variable service charges and manage the annual rent increase.

The successful candidate will have strong business leadership and commercial awareness skills; have the ability to communicate effectively and influence the decision making process; have a proven track record of leading a large team in service charge and rent. Ideally you will have experience working either in social housing or local government/ councils.