Service Charge Accountant

Job Description


Castlefield Recruitment are currently working with a highly progressive and growing public sector client based in Manchester. They are looking to identify a Service Charge Accountant to join their organisation on a permanent basis.


The role of Service Charge Accountant is an excellent opportunity for a driven and dynamic candidate to join a successful and expanding organisation.

Duties will include:

  • Production of accurate rent and service charge statements in line with the business’ rent setting procedures and dealing with service charge queries in a timely manner
  • Month-end Management Accounts
  • Leaseholder: Quarterly/Annual service charge accounts, reconciliation of sinking funds, reviewing budgets
  • Responsible for ensuring that all services charges are correct on resident rent accounts, ensuring that any changes necessary are applied accurately
  • Review and calculate the setting of service charges ensuring that they are correctly charged
  • Answer queries to explain/consult, with regards to annual service charge changes

The successful candidates will be:

  • Interested/working towards an accounting qualification
  • Strong excel skills
  • Able to liaise effectively with multiple stakeholders at different levels