Senior Accountant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Construction and Development

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  • Salary:

    £150000 - £180000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sally O'Sullivan

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Senior Accountant

London - office based with some flexibility

£150,000 to £180,000

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a strategic investor and developer in the residential and commercial property sectors in as their senior accountant and financial manager.

You will have a proven background ideally in residential and commercial real estate development. Able to lead a team and contribute at all levels.

To be successful in this role you will be well organised, able to prioritise tasks and work under pressure.


  • Be the Lead across the business on all accountancy matters.
  • Working closely with Senior Managers on monthly accounts.
  • Working with the wider team to prepare and reconcile trial balance
  • Knows how to operate a team effectively and motivate them in the right way
  • Working with outside accounting firm on preparation of monthly reports and managed accounts
  • Preparation of the Annual Audit File
  • Service charge accounts reconciliation: invoice raise; annual service charge certificate generation and annual service charge accounts preparation.
  • Processing and taking ownership of Purchase Ledger.
  • Processing and taking ownership of Sales Ledger
  • Daily and Monthly bank reconciliations - daily in excel and monthly on Sage 50.
  • Setting up payment runs as per the payment process in place.
  • Processing PAYE/NIC and Pension payments incorporating the RTI submission of payroll to HMRC on a monthly basis.
  • Prepare and present budget proposals

Who you are

  • Excellent team management including mentoring and training.
  • Proven background within a fast-paced environment ideally with a property developer
  • Strong communication skills at all levels
  • Qualified ACCA or ACA and CIMA
  • Good presentation skills
  • Be able to demonstrate a strong grounding in financial and accountancy best practice
  • IT proficiency
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

To find out more or apply please contact Sally O'Sullivan,

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