NC Associates

Service Charge Accountant (Property Sector) / Outskirts of Manchester Location / Excellent Salary + Benefits + Parking / Permanent Opportunity / Excellent Career Development

NC Associates are working exclusively with a growing property organisation on the outskirts of Manchester to help recruit an experienced Service Charge Accountant. This company has seen its turnover double within the last 2 years and with this the finance team has grown considerably. As a Service Charge Accountant you will work alongside another Accountant who you will be assisting in delivering all service charge accounts.


The role of the Service Charge Accountant will include:

  • Input service charge budgets and raise charges and demands (when required)
  • Dealing with lessees and clients queries
  • Dealing with refund requests
  • Prepare service charge year end to Trial Balance stage manually and on the internal system within the agreed time frame
  • Ensuring that the Statutory accounts are filed on time
  • Quarterly / monthly variance reports to clients within the agreed time frame
  • Quarterly Ground Rent statements within the agreed time frame
  • Dealing with other managing agents on new and lost managements
  • Credit control – Review arrears and advise credit controller the course of action
  • To investigate historical issues when required
  • Able to deal with multi schedules or mixed-use service charges
  • Preparing quarterly VAT reports for clients
  • Issuing S20b Notice when required.
  • Any other duties may be necessary to ensure the smooth running of the department

Essential Experience Required

To be successful in your application for this role you MUST have the following experience

  • Previous working experience as a Service Charge Accountant in a similar role
  • Experience of preparing service charge accounts from start to finish
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good Excel skills including V Lookups & Pivot Tables
  • Confident and strong organisational skills

Whats on Offer?

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a market leading business which can offer excellent career development with a market leading salary. Please apply for immediate consideration by sending your CV to Wayne Caunce at NC Associates or call 07879-626-501