Rate Account Manager (Property)

Rate Account Manager (Property)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    General Practice

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Roger Hawthorn

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Our client is a commercial and residential property consultancy, headquartered in the West End of London. They are looking to hire a Rate Account Manager to join their team of rating specialists, who provide industry-leading advice & expertise to their clients

Main duties

  • Acting on behalf of a wide range of clients whose properties extend beyond offices, retail and industrial property, into schools, hospitals, airfields and auction sites;
  • Appraising vacant assets and providing a solution to onerous empty rate liability;
  • Implementing and managing empty rate mitigation strategies;
  • Liaising with billing authorities by claiming reliefs and exemptions;
  • Liaising with clients by approving/rejecting rate demands for payment;
  • Reporting savings in rates liability to clients;
  • Keeping accurate records of changes in occupation and future lease events.

Person specification

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience within a Business Rates Account position;
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially Excel);
  • IRRV qualification (preferred, not essential);
  • Billing authority background (preferred, not essential);
  • Ability manage own time effectively;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills;
  • A calm, proficient and professional manner.

Hours: 9am-6pm, Monday to Friday
Salary: £30,000 - £36,000 (depending on experience and suitability)

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