LEGAL CASHIER/LEGAL ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT – HERTFORDSHIRE
Our client law firm based in Hertfordshire is seeking a Legal Cashier/Legal Accounts Assistant to assist the Head Legal Cashier in supporting the finance function for the firm.
Required qualifications, skills and expertise
Trained in the principles of book-keeping and preferably with sound experience in legal cashiering. Computer literacy is a requirement.
1.To help with banking functions including paying in cheques at the Bank.
2.Processing client and office accounting transactions including postings.
3.Preparation of cheques and ensuring signed in accordance with the Bank Mandate.
4.To assist in the sending of monies by electronic transfer using Barclays Internet Banking.
5.To assist with the control of designated client deposit accounts.
6.Printing of ledgers and photocopying in preparation for the annual SAR audit.
7.Advise fee earners and support staff with ledger and billing enquiries.
8.Reconciliation and input of all Land Registry and Companies House fees.
9.To deal with any accounts queries as may arise from time to time.
10.To provide support in filing and administration of the accounts department including filing of Money laundering identification sheets.
11.Any ad hoc duties as they arise.
Requirement: Must have own transport in order to do any banking necessary.
Hours: 9-5.30pm Holidays: Standard plus bank holidays.
Salary: £20-28kp doe
Start Date: ASAP
Preferably candidates with legal firm work experience but our clients may also consider applications from experienced cashiers, with either banking or regulated financial services experience.
Legals 4 Lawyers will try to respond to all applications within 72 hours. However, we experience high volumes of applications and if you have not heard from us within this period of time, unfortunately your application will not have been successful. Thank you.