Senior Accounts Assistant

Newcastle upon Tyne

£25,000 - £30,000


Our client is a full service property consultancy firm based in the north of England. This role could be the ideal career opportunity for you if you have previously worked as an accounts assistant and are seeking a new challenge. Reporting to the Accounts Manager you will work alongside the rest of the accounts team to carry out all accounting as part of the Property Management function.


Main Purpose

  • Develop and translate functional strategies, goals and plans into solutions and services that prioritise resources, comply with relevant legislation and statutory requirements and manages a level of appropriate risk in order to deliver the objectives of the organisation and ensure that all risks are actively managed.
  • Leading and motivating internal Technology team and management of external resources to ensure agreed deliverables are met within timelines and costs and to required corporate standards for performance management.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Carry out day to day service charge, reconciliation, budget setting and control
  • Produce client statements
  • Set up new management instructions and entering any opening balances
  • Process high volume purchase ledger transactions
  • Carry out supplier reconciliations and payment runs
  • Account for utility and insurance recharges
  • Perform daily and monthly bank reconciliation
  • Carry out credit control as and when required

Person specification

  • Currently studying towards an AAT qualification
  • Experience of working as an accounts assistant with demonstrable experience of assisting with P&L preparations and balance sheet reconciliation
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to complete tasks in a timely and accurate manner fist time
  • Experience of working in a property management financial role is desirable but not essential


  • Salary of up to £28,000 depending on experience
  • Study support is available
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Professional development & training
  • Work in a motivated office alongside amazing and dedicated colleagues

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