Service Charge Accountant

This is an opportunity to join a successful, growing property management company in Birmingham. The position is ideal for a hardworking Service Charge Accountant who is looking to expand their existing knowledge and skills within a Property environment.

Our client is a specialist in residential block Management and due to continued growth in their portfolio they are looking for a Service Charge Accountant to join their team.

Duties of a Service Charge Accountant to include;

  • Production of residential service charge accounts
  • Reconciliation of independently prepared accounts
  • Client liaison on all accounting matters
  • Internal liaison with Property Managers
  • Assisting with complex queries from Property Managers
  • Production of year end certificates and explanations with final accounts
  • Supporting the Property Managers and Branch Managers in the local branch
  • Assisting RMC Directors in the understanding of the service charge accounts
  • Attending AGMs and other meetings with clients as required
  • Ensuring RICS Service Charge Residential Management Code is adhered to

Minimum Requirements of a Service Charge Accountant;

  • Understanding of leasehold property accounting
  • Knowledge of double entry booking keeping
  • Knowledge of lease interpretation, apportionment, schedules, balancing and reserve fund compliance
  • Knowledge of Section 20B legislation

Desirable Requirements of a Service Charge Accountant;

  • Previous experience in the Residential Property Management field
  • IRPM or other industry qualifications
  • Previous experience with “Tramps” system

Benefits for the successful Service Charge Accountant;

  • A salary of up to £30,000 per year
  • Competitive holiday allowance
  • An auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Work mainly from home in this hybrid role (DOE)
  • A modern office with good technology
  • Supported ongoing industry training and personal development

If you are interested in this position and you meet the criteria, please apply today!

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Application ends on December 17, 2022


  • Location Birmingham
  • Job category Property
  • Salary £30,000 per annum
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Kirsty Haddock
    01743 360 360
Job ID: 12772 Application ends on December 17, 2022