Role details

Senior Client Accountant

London   •   £60,000 - £70,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Industry leader
  • Must be a qualified accountant

About Our Client

A financial and professional services firm specialising in real estate services and investment management. We have more than 58,000 people in more than 1,000 locations in 80 countries serving the local, regional and global real estate needs of those clients, growing our company in the process.

Job Description

ACCOUNTABILITIES OF THE SENIOR CLIENT ACCOUNTANT

  • Oversee the recruitment, retention and motivation of employees in order to develop committed, high performance, client-focused teams;
  • Ensure the effective co-ordination of services with other teams within the department and across Management Services;
  • Oversee relationships with clients and with external suppliers;
  • Work with the Director and other Associate Directors of Client Accounts in preparing, developing and delivering the business plan to service internal and external clients;
  • Adhere to and promote internal performance standards as set out in the Total Performance Management guidelines.
  • Develop, implement and enhance service-level strategies and standards for internal and external clients;
  • Ensure both Company and legislative procedures and controls are adhered to and that all statutory and tax requirements for clients are satisfied;
  • Support surveying teams in tenders for work and the pricing of instructions and actively assist in winning new business.

The Successful Applicant

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE FOR THE SENIOR CLIENT ACCOUNTANT

  • Strong people management, communications and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to build team relationships and interact effectively with team members and colleagues;
  • Recognised accountancy qualification (ACCA, ACA or CIMA) with circa four years post qualification experience or substantial accounting and/or management operations experience;
  • Large accounting operations background ideally from within a client/property context would be advantageous;
  • Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook required and knowledge of TRAMPS and/or APB would be advantageous;
  • Ability to manage and develop client relationships (internal and external) and provide excellent customer service;
  • Must be flexible and able to work under pressure.

What's on Offer

Very comeptitive salary and excellent benefits package

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