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Assistant Accountant, Shrewsbury

Salary negotiable D.O.E. | Ref: BLB23070

Contract: Permanent

First advertised: Wednesday, 21 Aug, 2019


Ben Lees-Bowyer

Area: Shrewsbury

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Salary negotiable D.O.E.

Hours: Monday – Friday – 37.5 hours a week

Reference: BLB23070

Date added to website: Wednesday, 21 Aug, 2019


I am working with a Shrewsbury based property management organisation. They have a permanent requirement for an Assistant Accountant to join their organisation. The main purpose of this job role will be to produce service charge accounts for the residential area of their business. You will be part of a stable staff team with very little staff turnover. The role has been created due to growth of the business.

Typical duties will include:

  • Production of residential service charge accounts
  • Reconciliation of independently prepared accounts
  • Client liaison on all accounting matters
  • Internal liaison with Property Managers
  • Assisting with complex queries from Property Managers
  • Production of year end certificates and explanations with final accounts
  • Supporting the Property Managers and Branch Managers in the local branch
  • Assisting RMC Directors in the understanding of the service charge accounts
  • Attending AGMs and other meetings with clients as required
  • Ensuring RICS Service Charge Residential Management Code is adhered to

Skills and Experience

You will ideally have an understanding of leasehold property accounting, knowledge of Section 20B legislation and knowledge of lease interpretation, apportionment, schedules, balancing and reserve fund compliance

The application process:

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