Service Charge Assistant Accountant

Bernicia has an enviable reputation as one of the North East’s largest and most successful housing providers; building, renting, selling and managing homes as well as providing specialist care and support services to over 60,000 customers. We have a progressive attitude to learning and innovation and a stated commitment for staff to develop with us.

Confident, proud and passionate people are the driving force of our success and we’re building Bernicia to be a business people want to be part of.  This post offers a fantastic opportunity for someone to join the Finance team with the skills to ensure the timely and quality preparation of service charges for the Bernicia Group.

Joining our Regional and National award-winning finance team, the Service Charge Assistant Accountant will support the Strategic Finance Team based at Bernicia’s Head Office in Ashington, with responsibilities including;

  • Supporting the delivery of the service charge project
  • Preparation of year end service charge accounts

If you think you could be the next person to join the exciting ‘Bernicia Way’ of doing business, we’ll need an application from you by 12 noon on Monday 24 January 2022 and if we’re right for each other, alongside a competitive salary, generous pensions and holiday entitlement, there’s a rewards and benefits scheme that can make your money go further.

If you’d like to find out a bit more about the role please call Lisa Clarke on 0191 238 3332.

We reserve the right to close this recruitment campaign earlier than the stated closing date should we receive a large number of applicants.

COVID 19: At Bernicia the safety of our staff and our candidates is of the utmost importance. Every effort will be taken to ensure that safe ways of working are adopted throughout the Recruitment and Selection process. We have introduced extra precautions in line with UK Government Guidelines. Our recruitment processes will follow social distancing and COVID-19 Safe requirements. Should candidates have any questions regarding this, or if you require additional support please let us know at the interview planning stage.

The Group is fully committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and we particularly welcome applicants from groups who are currently under represented at Bernicia.


£26,825 per annum


Permanent - Full Time


37 (Mon-Fri)

Closing Date