Client Accounting Manager
Robert Half have partnered exclusivley with a property business based in Birmingham City Centre to recruit a Client Accounitng Manager. The Client Accountant leads a small team of Client Reporting Accountants and Reporting Analysts and is responsible for all aspects of client and property accounting within a designated portfolio. As the focal point for co-ordinating our accounting service delivery to both external clients and, internally, surveying colleagues, the Senior Client Accountant supports the Associate.
Act as the principal contact point for clients, surveyors, and other relevant parties on all aspects of accounting service delivery for a designated portfolio of properties.
Be responsible for the accuracy and completeness of designated client accounting records, including client statements and/or profit and loss and balance sheet reporting, VAT and other tax reporting, charges to tenants and clients, rent deposits, and bank, cash, and service charge reconciliations, maintaining and collating supporting information as required.
Business partnering with clients to understand their needs, interpret requirements and action.
Provide advice and guidance to team members on the structuring of accounting records and achievement of reporting goals.
Assist in internal and external audits of financial information, procedures and controls.
Work with the Associate Director (Client Reporting) and other members of Client Finance to improve the efficiency, effectiveness and control of client accounting and reporting operations.
Considerable practical experience in bookkeeping, internal and external financial reporting, financial operations and associated processes and controls
People management, interpersonal and mentoring skills, with demonstrable experience of leading small teams
Highly detailed individual alongside exceptional communication skills
Self-motivated, responsible, organised and methodical
Ideally recent experience of property management and accounting packages for managing agents (ideally Trace Tramps, or similar packages such as Yardi Propware / Voyager, Qube Horizon
Must be ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified
Salary & Package
£45,000-£55,000 Per Annum & Package
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