Senior Accountant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Construction & Property

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum

  • Job ref:

    JN -042021-2568463_1622729970

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Accountant to join a boutique real estate and property business based in central London.

Client Details

My client is a prestigious real-estate firm based in central London. They manage property on behalf of a sovereign wealth fund and the portfolio is typically a mix of residential, commercial and leisure assets. As a business, they are in good shape and they are investing in new properties which will therefore come with new SPVs etc and hence the reason for this vacancy. Whilst they are a relatively small team they all get on and have a great team ethos aswell.


The Senior Accountant will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparation/assistance with management accounts (inc. income statements, balance sheet and cashflow statements)
  • Processing month end and other ad-hoc journals
  • Assistance with preparation of budgets
  • Assistance with preparation of statutory accounts and year end audits
  • Preparation of ad hoc internal reports as and when required
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Inputting electronic bank payments
  • Posting sales and purchase invoices


The successful Senior Accountant will have the following credentials:

  • Professional finance qualification - ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Ability to produce management accounts & year-end accounts
  • Property sector exposure desirable
  • Comfortable working in a small office environment
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • Working knowledge of accounting and bookkeeping packages
  • Sage50 experience an advantage

Job Offer

Basic salary of between £50,000 to £60,000 & benefits include 25 days holiday, pension, discretionary bonus scheme, health cash plan, employee discount platform.