Property Accountant - Chelsea

Recruiter
Curtis & Mayfair
Location
London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 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