Service Charge Accountant

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£36,527 per annum
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Salary: £36,527

We’re a housing provider in Macclesfield with over 5000 properties across East Cheshire and the surrounding areas. 

Working as part of the Finance team, you will be responsible for the service charges and sinking funds across the organisation, ensuring compliance with statutory requirements, preparation of budgets and monitoring performance. This includes the design and development of our systems and processes to increase the recovery of costs and improve the integrity of the service charges and sinking funds. By providing support, insight, analysis and reports to the finance team and operational colleagues, the successful candidate will drive improvement of service charges and sinking fund management across the business.

We can offer you:

  • A minimum of 28 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays).
  • An additional day off for your birthday
  • Agile Working, providing flexibility of working hours. The role is predominantly home-based, with a requirement to attend occasional meetings in our Ropewalks office in Macclesfield.
  • Access to our Health Cash Plan
  • Training and development. Let us know where you want to get to and we’ll help you get there.
  • A great pension scheme

You will hold a recognised Accountancy qualification from CIMA, ACCA or ACA or have significant previous experience of working in a similar role or level. This is a new role and we are looking for someone with experience of service charge calculations, account production and budgeting, as well as experience of implementing change to improve systems and processes.  You will also have excellent communication, problem solving skills and team working skills. Advanced IT Skills, including Microsoft Excel are also essential.

Our values are at the core of everything we do, so we are looking for someone who’s values match ours and will embed these too!

We value our people and care about our customers.  It’s an exciting time to join the Trust as we grow from strength to strength. Apply now!

Closing date: Monday 24th January 2022

Interview date:  Friday 4th  February 2022


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