Head of Group Rent and Property Accounting

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Salary:

    65,000 - 70,000

  • Contact:

    Neha Parekh

  • Contact email:

    neha.parekh@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12month contract

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-07

  • Startdate:

    asap

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced qualified accountant, to take the lead in the financial rent and property reporting for a leading property business based in London. The individual will be managing and leading the rent and property accounting team and will be liaising with senior stakeholders within the organization. This is a very high profile role with great scope, depth and exposure within the organization, it is initially a 12month contract:

Key responsibilities:

Manage and motivate the Property and Rents team.
Ensure that rent is accurately accounted for and reported, by property, on a monthly basis.
Rent analysis should be produced on timetable and materially error free, both internally and externally. The analysis needs to be provided to the Group auditors at the half year and full year.
Ensure the interim and full-year property valuation book is produced to timetable, and is materially error free. This is a high profile document and is provided to the Board and auditors.
Assist in ensuring that the acquisition and disposal of properties is performed efficiently and accurately.
Ensure that finance leases, trading properties and property, plant and equipment, are accounted for correctly, on both a UK GAAP and IFRS basis.
Responsible for the co-ordination and review of the 'Combined Portfolio Analysis’ (CPA) for half year and full year reporting.
Liaison with external auditors and valuers
Review property acquisition and disposal accounting.
To be familiar with and keep abreast of the latest accounting requirements, in particular those relating to Revenue Recognition, Leases, Investment Properties and Trading Properties.