We’re JLL. We’re a professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We help organizations around the world achieve their ambitions by owning, occupying and investing in real estate.
We’re a Fortune 500 company. We work across 80 countries, in 280 different offices, with a team of over 77,000 individuals. And we look after a property portfolio of over 4bn square feet, all on behalf of our clients.
If you’re looking to step up your career, JLL is the perfect professional home. At JLL, you’ll have a chance to innovate with the world’s leading businesses, put that expertise into action on landmark projects, and work on game-changing real estate initiatives. You’ll also make long-lasting professional connections through sharing different perspectives, and you’ll be inspired by the best. We’re focused on opportunity and want to help you make the most of yours. Achieve your ambitions – join us at JLL!
What is your ambition? We’d like to know, because we make your ambitions our business. And if you have ambitions as an accountant with special interest in property management and in the retail sector, helping you achieve them is what we do best. Join our Retail Management team to develop your strengths and enjoy a fulfilling career full of varied experiences.
What this job involves
Our Retail Management and Strategic Consulting team is responsible for the management of shopping centres on behalf of their owners. As an accountant, you’ll autonomously endorse a wide range of administrative and accounting tasks linked to the management of (a) shopping centre(s), including operations relating to the three parties involved : the landlord, the tenants (retailers) and the suppliers.
You’ll be responsible for the data recording, for issuing service charges invoices and following up their settlements, for credit control, for issuing and following-up reminders. You’ll also take care of every type of reporting linked to the shopping centre(s) that you’ll manage.
You’ll also be in daily contact with our team on sites - including the shopping centre manager, the facilities manager and the marketing director - linking with them for verifying orders/invoices.
Sound like you? To apply you need to be:
A degree in accountancy will be useful.
An experience in shopping centre management would be ideal.
You’ll have fluent knowledge of French and English and have good working knowledge of Dutch.
Excel holds no secrets for you. If you can use Absis Property, which is the system we use in property management (or have at least knowledge of accounting software), it will be a real plus.
Good communication skills are important– both written and spoken. You should not be afraid of picking up the phone to get information, an approval or to follow up unpaid invoices. You will also be regularly in touch and have meetings with our clients (as well as with the retailers.
Most importantly, you’ll want to work as part of a supportive and talented team but will also be able to work autonomously and to make decisions.
What you can expect from us
You’ll join an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture. One where the best inspire the best. Where like-minded people work naturally together to achieve great things.
Join us to develop your strengths and enjoy a fulfilling career full of varied experiences. Bring your ambition and explore a world of possibility.