Assistant Accountant (Property)

  • Job Reference: 4741
  • Date Posted: 19 January 2021
  • Recruiter: Arlington Resource Management
  • Location: West End, London
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Company Accountant, Management Accountant, Assistant Accountant, Bookkeeper
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Assistant Accountant - (Home based during the pandemic) - This dynamic, high profile real estate, property investment business in the heart of London's West End, is looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join its busy finance function. Reporting to the Financial Controller and CFO, the Assistant Accountant will be responsible for all round accounts and bookkeeping. Key tasks include:

  • Accounts up to trial balance
  • Double entry bookkeeping
  • Banking and posting payments to various tenants/landlords' accounts
  • Logging all BACS payments to tenants/landlords' accounts
  • Ensuring monies are received from a number of tenants,
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Intercompany reconciliations
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations
  • Monthly journals, accruals and prepayments
  • Preparing rent invoices for all of the units
  • VAT Returns
  • Liaising with Payroll Bureau - reviewing payroll amounts
  • Assistant with month end accounts for multiple companies
  • Liaising with property managers regarding rent
  • Liaising with auditors at year end
  • Assist with cashflow, forecasts and budgets

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced all round Assistant Accountant with strong reporting skills, knowledge of Sage and property exposure to grow within the company. The company offers a great working environment and the opportunity to build a career within an interesting company