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Strategic Rent Accountant

  • Location:

    Camden

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £30 per hour

  • Contact:

    Eszter Katona

  • Contact email:

    ekatona@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    RQ428247_1624349942

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Strategic Rent Accountant - Camden Council
£30/h

Duration of placement will be 3-6 months, potentially 9

To support the Head of Service in the delivery of sound Housing financial information on all matters within the directorate and those which cut across
directorates.
This role is responsible for the strategic and management information of operational housing charging and reporting functions within the directorate;
this includes rent income accounting, collection monitoring and support functions, calculation of rents and administration of other tenant service
charges, monitoring of the rents income collection ensuring that it continues to improve against the Councils goals, and maintenance/administration
of the property database. This post is within the finance function in Housing Management with responsibility for assisting in the production of
information to enable the effective control of circa £160m rental income.
This role will lead on assisting in the production of the HRA rent setting Cabinet report and provide business partnering and management reporting
for the housing management division.
The role will lead on driving up overall collection performance for rent, service charges, garages, ancillary services and water rates consistent with
best practice within social housing and will ensure that excellent standards of customer care are maintained at all times.
To take a proactive responsibility for the development of financial competence within Camden. To support an integrated approach to the development
of rent recovery strategy across all council services