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Service Charge Officer

Service Charge Officer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Financial Accounting

  • Type:


  • Salary:

    £15.00 - £20 per hour

  • Contact:

    Matt Davidson

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Service Charge Officer: £15 - £20 per hour (PAYE / Umbrella) 6-months temporary

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For a public sector housing provider in central London, we are recruiting a temporary Service Charge Officer for 6 months. Reporting to the Service Charge Accountant, this role will ensure Service Charges levied to tenants are accurate, transparent, and in line with housing legislation.

Main Duties:

  • Accurately record service charge expenditure on a scheme basis at block and estate level
  • Ensure all service charges are reconciled and recorded correctly
  • Provide detailed breakdowns for residents of costs incurred including day to day repairs
  • Assist with the financial information for the annual Service Charge accounts
  • Liaise with external and internal auditors
  • Assist in the preparation of service charge statements
  • Prepare accurate annual reconciliation of service charge expenditure reports
  • Liaise with Leasehold Services, Home Ownership, Local Authorities, DWP

Person Specification:

  • Experience within a Housing Association, RSL or ALMO
  • Experience of Rent Accounting Systems such as Orchard
  • Excel and Open Accounts experience would be desirable
  • An understanding of Housing Benefits
  • An understanding of Service Charge legislation

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