Service Charge Accountant, Jobs, 1393

Service Charge Accountant - West Midlands (County)

£25,000 - £30,000 - Accountancy
Ref: 1393 Date Posted: Wednesday 05 May 2021
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We’re working with a leading employer in Birmingham to source a new Service Charge Accountant to join their team.
The company strongly believes in providing a dynamic service based on integrity and professionalism. The company is made up of some of the most respected Block Management professionals, known as experts in their field. Everyday in their office is an opportunity to learn.  
Working within their growing, professional accounts team, your role as one of their Service Charge Accountants will include filing statutory returns with Companies House, preparing and filing tax returns with HMRC, preparing client Service Charge accounts, preparing accounting data for external accountants and to analyse handover information.
Your role will also include query resolution and liaising with the Property Managers and Clients on any accounting issues. Responsibilities will include:
  • Preparation of Service charge accounts
  • Analytical review of Income, Expenditure and Cash flow
  • Preparation and completion of CT and VAT returns to HMRC when applicable
  • Investigating and resolving audit queries
  • Maintaining the service charge year-end control sheets
  • Resolving any audit queries with the Property Managers
  • Issuing S20B letters
  • Maintaining the manual production of Landlord/Freeholder statements and arranging the forwarding of funds to clients
  • Attend client meetings with the property management team when required to review actual expenditure for the year to date against budget
  • Assisting in the preparation of Service charge budgets
  • Perform any ad hoc duties as requested
  • Ensure standardisation, implement improvements and ensure best practice
The ideal Service Charge Accountant would be someone experienced and self-motivated with a “can-do” attitude.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Service Charge Accounting experience
  • Excellent administration and organisation skills
  • A good eye for detail
Desirable Requirements:
  • Accountancy qualifications
  • ACCA / CIMA / Full AAT
Application Process
Once we have received your CV you can expect to get a call or email within 24 hours. Unfortunately, if you don’t meet the minimum requirements for this position then you may not be contacted for this role. However, we would still love to discuss other opportunities suitable to your current skill set and experience and how we can assist you in your employment search. Give us a call for a confidential careers chat today!
Contact: Zoe Southwell  | | 020 3900 0401 |

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