Clients Accounts Team Leader

Recruiter
Investigo
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
09 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

OBJECTIVE OF ROLE


To support the Client Accounts manager by:

-Assisting in the management of a Client Accounting team in order to meet client targets, service levels and to ensure continuity of service delivery;
- Ensuring that statutory and regulatory requirements, including those of HM Revenue & Customs and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors are satisfied for the company and its clients.
- Working with the Associate Directors and Manager of Client Accounts to create an industry leading Client Accounts team, which is considered a centre of Excellence both internally and externally.

DUTIES

- Actively manage team member's workloads and liaise with the client accounts manager on a regular basis.
- Appraisals of the team
- Learn and be able to undertake all duties performed within the Accountant and Administrator role.
- To take on responsibility for the client accounts for specified portfolios, including trial balance reporting, nominal ledger reconciliations, VAT reporting, funding reviews and ensuring client deadlines are met.
- Be the main point of contact for the client/s for the day to day running of the portfolio.
- Liaise with and support Surveyors on the portfolio, acting on requests and providing information in a timely manner.
- Ensure preparation and review of quarterly cash analyses for all cash held.
- Ensure strong communication links are established and maintained with the client accounts managers and team.
- Any other accounting duties necessary to ensure the efficient running of the portfolio.

SKILLS NEEDED

- Leadership experience essential
- Studying toward an accounting qualification and substantial accounting and/or management operations experience.
- Knowledge of property accounts and VAT preferred but not essential.
- Excellent Excel skills, to pivot table, VLookup level.
- Working knowledge of MS Word, PowerPoint and Outlook required and knowledge of client systems (Yardi/MRI/Horizon) would be advantageous.
- Good interpersonal and communication skills.