Property Accountant

£28,000 per annum
30 Nov 2016
28 Dec 2016
Hailey Alger Post
Contract Type
Full Time
Property Accountant
Loughton, Essex

Who are we

Founded in 1992 and with over 700 staff, Galliard is a property development, hospitality and management group overseeing mixed-use, residential, hotel and commercial projects across London and Southern England with a £3.9 billion portfolio of over 6,500 homes, hotels, retail premises and commercial properties.

With an impressive portfolio of award winning developments, we are proud to be considered as London’s leading property developers.

The Position

We are currently looking to appoint a Property Accountant to join our busy Accounts team at our head office in Loughton. You will primarily be responsible for the management of accounts for Galliard’s property investment portfolio, currently comprising of a large number of commercial and residential properties in London.

As the successful Property Accountant, you will report directly to the Accounting Director and your duties will include;
  • Raising rent invoices and ensuring collection in a prompt and timely manner
  • Ensuring statements posted onto the sales ledger (both outsourced and in house) are made accurately and promptly
  • To set up new accounts via the rental accounts system for new tenants
  • To act as the first point of contact for managing agents as well as any internal and external queries
  • Allocation of utility, service charges and insurance to tenants/properties
  • Reporting of income to the bank and the Accounting Director
  • To undertake some credit control duties
  • To reconcile bank accounts
  • Utility reconciliations
  • Update and maintain rental database
  • Maintenance of Tenancy Schedules
  • Handling of rent queries
  • Other ad hoc finance duties where required
The Ideal Property Accountant
  • To be considered for this role it is ESSENTIAL that you have previous experience of working within Property Management/Real Estate as a Property Management Accountant or a similar role.
  • You will have excellent communication skills with good attention to detail.
  • Good knowledge of MUS is highly desirable
  • Must have an excellent all round knowledge of accounting and the property industry
  • Company private healthcare
  • Company pension
  • Competitive salary
  • Central working locations with good transport links
If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of Property Accountant, we want to hear from you. Please click APPLY below to register your interest!


  No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.

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