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Service Charge Accountant - Housing - 6 month FTC - £38k p/rata - EXPIRED

Job Title Service Charge Accountant - Housing - 6 month FTC - £38k p/rata - EXPIRED
Contract Type Contract
Location London, London
Salary £38000 per annum + (pro-rata)
Job Published 11 Nov 2014
REF J49730
Contact Name TPP Finance
Contact Email

Job Description - EXPIRED

A leading Housing Association based in Essex are seeking an experienced Service Charge Accountant for a 6 month Fixed Term Contract position to cover maternity.

The role will involve managing the service charge team and to ensure the service charge construction, accounting and management process for all residents and leaseholders paying fixed and variable service charges is accurate.

Key duties:

1. Ensuring the timely and accurate billing of all service charges. All charge details to be clear and transparent, giving reasons/details of large increases for residents.
2. Construct service charges on all new developments ensuring that all charges are reasonable and recoverable under the lease.
3. Ensure service charge policies and procedures comply with statutory and regulatory requirements and financial regulations. Keep up-to-date on statutory, regulatory and best practice developments and ensure policies, procedures and practices conform.
4. Validate all service charges and process inter-department cross charges. Monitor discrepancies between estimated and actual costs taking corrective action where necessary.

It is essential applicants have experience in an accounting role where they have set variable service charges.

Experience with SUN accounts is desirable.

Excellent communication skills are required; the role will involve liaising with housing residents and team members on a daily basis.

The role is based in Billericay, Essex.

Please send your CV for immediate consideration.
TPP is committed to equal opportunities and actively encourages applications from all sectors of the community. We shortlist based on competencies and not on race, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, or age.

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Ref: EXPIRED - J49730 | Published: 11th Nov 2014