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Senior Property Accountant QLD

Apply now Job no: 493051
Work type: Full Time
Location: Brisbane
Categories: Finance & Accounting, Real Estate & Property

About Savills

At Savills Australia you will help shape the future of the Australian property market. You will do so as a member of a property services firm with an unparalleled reputation for excellence. Globally, Savills has been introducing innovations to market and delivering exceptional service to clients for over 160 years.

About the Opportunity

Due to business growth, a unique opportunity exists for a full time, highly experienced Property Accountant to join our growing success and lead the Property Accounting team in QLD as a Senior Property Accountant. Working from Savills Brisbane CBD office, this leadership role will see you responsible for providing Asset Management accounting services to clients while mentoring and developing a small team. This is an excellent opportunity to further advance your career within the Real Estate industry and make an immediate impact. 

Key responsibilities will include;

  • Leading the Property Accounting team in Queensland
  • Working closely with the Asset Management Directors in Queensland to grow the Asset Management business
  • Ensuring trust account legislation requirements are being met
  • Monthly Bank reconciliations
  • Month end procedures including accruals and preparation of financial reports, budgeting and forecasting

What Sets You Apart 

  • Previous experience in a senior Property Accounting position 
  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting
  • Prior experience within a major shopping centre or in a real estate agency environment with a retail property focus preferred
  • Proven track record in preparation of monthly accruals and end of month processes including variance commentary and forecasting
  • Proven understanding of leases, retail terminology and retail turnover reporting used at a shopping centre
  • Proven understanding of electricity on charging and tenant outgoings
  • Experience in a leadership position, mentoring a team 
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Prior property and MRi or Yardi experience is essential

What Sets Us Apart

We actively seek out people who possess that rare mix of work ethic, rock solid integrity and attentiveness to client needs. With Savills your horizons could not be broader, we operate out of over 700 locations around the world and our services cover the full spectrum, from providing strategic advice to managing assets and projects and transacting deals. We value excellence and reward it, we also give back to our communities and provide environmental leadership. We are proud to offer our employees fantastic benefits including;

  • Flexible working arrangements with a focus on work-life balance
  • Paid Well-being, volunteer and study leave
  • Paid parental leave plus return from paternal leave bonus
  • Regular office and employee social events
  • Salary sacrificing options
  • Additional five days annual and personal leave per year

We’d love to hear from You

If you are ready for your next challenge and this opportunity has peaked your interest, we encourage you to apply and potentially begin your journey with us!

To apply please click on the "Apply" button below and complete our online application form.

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