Senior Property Accountant

PSD Group
£55,000 - £60,000
18 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
P/16523450/Senior Accountant/81349230/G1/LPRO/
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Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is one of the largest, established, fully integrated property companies in the UK.  They have a varied portfolio made up of multi-platform prime assets and the value of their AUM exceeds £3b. The business is definitely at the forefront of property development and asset management and due to continued growth they are now keen to add a Senior Property Accountant to their team. This role will also play an active part in business partnering across a number of teams, leading a small team of accountants and financial accounting responsibilities for a complex portfolio.

Key responsibilities:

  • First point of contact for finance operations across a varied portfolio
  • Acting as business partner across a number of internal teams and senior stakeholder
  • Responsibility for Service Charge budgets worth up to £25m
  • Preparation of annual SC budgets, and contributing to the group budgeting plan – including 5 year business plans
  • Year-end accounting for your portfolio
  • Month end processes,  tenant recharging, deferrals, prepayments and accruals
  • Managing and analysing the balance sheet accounts for properties within your portfolio
  • Continuously supporting process improvements across the team and function

Candidate Profile:

  • Proven track record in a similar role with a property developer or housebuilder.
  • Qualified CIMA/ACCA
  • Demonstrable team management experience
  • Demonstrable experience of service charge accounting and reporting
  • Proficient in MS office with very strong Excel skills.  Experience in financial modelling is desirable.
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written; communicates confidently at all levels.