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Accounts Reporting Advisor

Glasgow , United Kingdom

Ref#: 9677250982

Date published: 2-Mar-2021

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Role Purpose:

Working in the Real Estate Accounting Services team where the individual will be responsible for the delivery of complex standard or bespoke reporting to a portfolio of clients.

Key Responsibilities

Primary point of contact for client group dealing with queries and providing support;
Internal primary point of contact for Surveying and Management Services group; working closely with colleagues to provide clients with exceptional outcomes
Responsible for the delivery of complex standard or bespoke reporting to our internal or external stakeholders in line with internal or contractual KPIS
Responsibility for the delivery of Vat reporting
Preparation of complex financial Journals
Responsibility review of Trial Balance and corrective actions
Preparation of Reconciliations
Preparation of Vat returns to HMRC
Preparation of IPD returns
Preparing reconciliation of clients’ funds and ensuring cash is paid over to clients in line with agreed procedures;
Coordination and resolution of funding issues across portfolio;
Compliance with CBRE’s ISAE3402 control standard, along with any Client required control frameworks;
Reviewing transition review packs and liaising with other teams within REAS to provide exceptional outcomes to our client;
Attending client and internal meetings;
Responsible for assisting other team members passing on knowledge and skills particularly to new members of staff.

Person Specifications / Requirements

ACCA/CIMA preferred (or the ambition to work toward)
Experience in a professional financial services environment
Excellent and technical understanding of trial balance;
Solid understanding of VAT reporting
Solid book keeping experience
Understanding of Real Estate transactions.

Key Skills

Stakeholder management and client relationship management
Key analytical skills
Attention to detail
Problem solving
Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
Ability to make decisions
Excellent communication skills
Numerical and analytically minded


We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.


CBRE is the world’s leading commercial real estate services firm with offices located around the globe. We have over 70,000 employees worldwide, with almost 2,500 of those in the UK alone. The company’s core services include property sales, leasing and management, facilities and project management, investment management and, research and consulting. In Central London, CBRE advises on more commercial property than any other adviser and across the United Kingdom with offices in Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Jersey, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, and Southampton.