Property Accountant

  • Location
    Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Admin
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 31000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

We are surrently looking for a Property Accountant which will be office based in Leicester to be part of an existing team, working office hours Monday - Friday and there is some flex on the hours

As a Property Accountant, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks to ensure the smooth financial operations of our property portfolio. You will also be required to support the wider finance team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Account Reconciliation:Conducting account reconciliations and addressing any associated queries promptly and accurately.

  • Rent, rates & service charge: confirming accuracy of invoices, statements, payments and financial ledgers for rent, rates & service charges.

  • Customer Facing: Confidently deal with landlords & their queries.

  • Invoice Processing: Managing supplier invoices, credit notes, and internal invoices, ensuring accuracy and compliance.

  • Solicitor Payments:Processing payments on account to solicitors as required.

  • Turnover Certificates:Producing annual turnover certificates for our properties.

  • Supplier Records:Creating and updating supplier records in our system.

  • Monthly Rent Run:Generating monthly Rent Run reports for all our properties.

  • Insurance Payments:Handling insurance payments related to our property portfolio.

  • Assist with the preparation of property related forecasts and budgets.

  • Business Partner property managers & property director.

  • Ad hoc involvement in finance projects as required.

  • Drive improvements and efficiencies and raise financial awareness across the business

  • Communication Skills:Demonstrating excellent written and verbal English, with professional telephone etiquette to effectively communicate with clients and colleagues.

  • Computer Proficiency:Proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Excel, and Word. Advanced excel skills are required.

  • Sage X3:Familiarity with or prior use of Sage X3 accounting software.

  • Email Management:Handling a high volume of emails and responding to queries in a timely and professional manner.

As the Property Accountant we are looking for the following

  • Previous experience in a similar role.

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Organisational and time management skills to meet deadlines.

  • Proactive problem-solving skills in a fast paced environment.

  • Knowledge of property management or real estate accounting is a plus.

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