Corporate Accounts Assistant

Greystar Europe
11 Aug 2018
13 Sep 2018
Job role

We have an excellent opportunity for a Corporate Accounts Assistant to join our Finance team.


Within this role you will be responsible for the processing of Accounting transactions, Financial Administration and the maintenance of our Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable functions for Greystar’s Corporate Business. Day to day, you’ll support with the preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations, quarterly VAT returns, and manage accruals, prepayment and journal postings, along with support on a range of regular and ad hoc financial reporting.

Working with Corporate Finance colleagues, you’ll also assist with the audit process and respond to external audit queries and assist in enhancing current finance processes and controls in place.


This role is ideal for someone with a passion for Real Estate and an interest in a building a career within Real Estate finance. You'll also have:

  • A Degree qualification in a relevant discipline with a desire to achieve/working toward a professional accounting qualification, such as CIMA, ACCA.
  • Experience in a similar position within a corporate environment, handling bank reconciliations, AP and AR workload, projects and producing financial and accounting reporting. Experience working within the property, hospitality, retail or leisure sectors is desirable.
  • An accounting foundation background with a thorough understanding of accounting procedures and double entry book-keeping along with a basic understanding of VAT and Company Structures.
  • Strong numerical, data entry and excel skills; along with experience using accounting systems would be an advantage.

You’ll be an excellent communicator with the ability to engage with a range of stakeholders and build positive relationships to achieve results. You’ll love to work collaboratively within teams as well as independently, with initiative. You’ll have a high attention to detail and a talent for process improvement, great organisation skills and a flexible approach to allow you to work successfully in a rapidly changing environment.


Greystar is a market leading fully integrated real estate company offering expertise in investment, development, and property management of multifamily residential rental properties globally. The European business is rapidly growing, providing exceptional student accommodation as well as an expanding portfolio of Multifamily rental apartments in some of Europe’s most iconic cities.

Building our people’s careers, recognising their efforts and celebrating their achievements is part of our DNA. Ours is a fast paced and inspiring environment where you’ll work alongside industry experts from day one - and as a growing business - we offer competitive incentive and benefits schemes and exceptional learning opportunities to help you to reach your potential.

If you are as passionate as we are about redefining excellence in Apartment Living, then help us to learn more about you and why you want to work with Greystar.

Click 'Apply’ NOW to create your application online via our company website.

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