Legal Cashier

Job Description

Legal Cashier

(Initially 4-month fixed term contract)

Canterbury, Kent

A well-established, multi branch law firm are currently looking to recruit a Legal Cashier to join the finance team, working alongside the Accounts Manager to provide an efficient financial service to internal fee earners and clients alike.

This position will initially…

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Legal Cashier

(Initially 4-month fixed term contract)

Canterbury, Kent

A well-established, multi branch law firm are currently looking to recruit a Legal Cashier to join the finance team, working alongside the Accounts Manager to provide an efficient financial service to internal fee earners and clients alike.

This position will initially be a 4-month fixed term contact with the potential to go permanent.

Responsibilities:

  • Analysing Client account ledgers, fees and costs
  • Maintain Bankline CHAPS/Faster Payments templates for all payees
  • Handle all property transactions – checking of completion statements, keying of payments onto Bankline
  • Liaising with Fee earners to clear all applicable balances
  • Maintaining master spreadsheet showing all client balances
  • Reporting balances to Finance Manager
  • Contributing to monthly financial bulletins
  • Posting of invoices and processing receipts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Dealing with out of date office cheques
  • Banking and processing of cheques into office/client accounts
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing transfers
  • Dealing with petty cash, expenses and foreign drafts

Candidate Profile:

  • Institute of Legal Cashiers Diploma desirable
  • Solid working knowledge of The Solicitor’s Accounting Rules (SAR) essential
  • Full working knowledge of the conveyancing completions process essential
  • Experience working within a reputable legal firm
  • Experience in both office and client accounts, as well as multi-currency cashiering
  • Solid working knowledge of The Solicitor’s Accounting Rules (SAR) essential
  • Experience in using practice management systems
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • Organised and accurate, with the ability to deal with a high volume of work autonomously

Job Description

Legal Cashier

(Initially 4-month fixed term contract)

Canterbury, Kent

A well-established, multi branch law firm are currently looking to recruit a Legal Cashier to join the finance team, working alongside the Accounts Manager to provide an efficient financial service to internal fee earners and clients alike.

This position will initially be a 4-month fixed term contact with the potential to go permanent.

Responsibilities:

  • Analysing Client account ledgers, fees and costs
  • Maintain Bankline CHAPS/Faster Payments templates for all payees
  • Handle all property transactions – checking of completion statements, keying of payments onto Bankline
  • Liaising with Fee earners to clear all applicable balances
  • Maintaining master spreadsheet showing all client balances
  • Reporting balances to Finance Manager
  • Contributing to monthly financial bulletins
  • Posting of invoices and processing receipts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Dealing with out of date office cheques
  • Banking and processing of cheques into office/client accounts
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing transfers
  • Dealing with petty cash, expenses and foreign drafts

Candidate Profile:

  • Institute of Legal Cashiers Diploma desirable
  • Solid working knowledge of The Solicitor’s Accounting Rules (SAR) essential
  • Full working knowledge of the conveyancing completions process essential
  • Experience working within a reputable legal firm
  • Experience in both office and client accounts, as well as multi-currency cashiering
  • Solid working knowledge of The Solicitor’s Accounting Rules (SAR) essential
  • Experience in using practice management systems
  • Good knowledge of Excel
  • Organised and accurate, with the ability to deal with a high volume of work autonomously

Job Summary

Location: Canterbury
Contract Type: Contract
Sector: Law
Division: Commercial
Date: 17th August 2020

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Job Summary

Location: Canterbury
Contract Type: Contract
Sector: Law
Division: Commercial
17th August 2020

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