Senior Service Charge Manager

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Service Charge Manager to join a private London based property investment and development company. This opportunity will see you head up the team of Service Charge Accountants, working predominantly within the Commercial Property Management department.

JOB ROLE: Senior Service Charge Manager


HOURS: Monday - Friday (8.30am - 5.30pm)

SALARY: Up to £50,000 DOE

BENEFITS: 24 days annual leave + BH, private healthcare, a cash plan after probation


  • Preparation and authorisation of all service charge matters

  • Prepare year end reconciliations, service charge budgets, vacations, sales, utility recharging etc

  • Provide service charge information and budgets to Asset Managers, Landlords and the Tenant teams

  • Managing service charge team including training, HR matters, allocation of work, holding team meetings and generally acting as a daily support

  • Allocating the team their own portfolios increasing accountability and performance

  • Checking and approving service charge clauses in leases

  • Dealing with complex and legal service charge disputes

  • Assisting in the recovery of service charge debt

  • Reconciliation of year and service charge accounts

  • Preparing cash flow forecasts

  • Full analysis of major work projects including forecasting

  • Budget preparation


  • Excellent knowledge of service charges

  • Thorough understanding of RICS commercial service charge code and legislation around long leaseholders

  • Excellent understanding of service charge clauses, landlord and tenant legislation

  • Sound understanding and experience of year end accounts and budgets

  • Proven experience of leading a team

  • Ideally ACCA or CIMA qualified or equivalent (and / or working towards)

  • Excellent levels of attention to detail

  • Well organised and methodical approach

  • Excellent IT skills (incl. strong Excel skills and MRI Qube Horizon would be advantageous)

  • Second to none communication skills and a 'can-do' attitude

If you have read the above with interest and are keen to be considered, please submit your application right away. We are looking to begin interviewing for this role immediately!

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