Legal Cashier

Recruiter
Page Personnel Finance
Location
Woking, Surrey
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client a Leading Surrey Law Firm with multiple offices is currently recruiting for a Legal Cashier to join the team in Woking, Surrey. Our client is considering different levels of Legal Cashier experience hence the broad salary range. Our client doesn't have parking onsite but are a 5 minute walk from Woking, station

Client Details

Our client a Leading Surrey Law Firm with multiple offices is currently recruiting for a Legal Cashier to join the team in Woking, Surrey. Our client is considering different levels of Legal Cashier experience hence the broad salary range. Our client doesn't have parking onsite but are a 5 minute walk from Woking, station

Description

As a Legal Cashier based from the Woking, Surrey office you will be responsible for

Providing the highest level of support and service to staff and clients on legal accounting matters in accordance with the Solicitors Regulation Authority Accounts Rules 2011 and all other internal practice policies.

Key responsibilities

  • To identify and input incoming cheque details into cheque register
  • To post incoming Office & Client ledger receipts
  • To process outgoing Office and Client account cheque payments, meeting the time deadline of each office
  • To ensure all bills are posted daily notifying fee earners of any discrepancies
  • To transfer payment of fees daily
  • Client Account Interest calculations
  • To post all Petty Cash payment on Client ledgers
  • To reconcile Designated Deposit Account ledgers monthly
  • During Senior Cashier's absence to provide daily cover in respect of Client and Office account bank reconciliations, processing and posting of Bacs, Chaps & International Payments receipts and payments
  • To deliver banking to the bank each day
  • To maintain good daily contact with all fee earners and support staff regarding posting of financial transactions and movement of funds via electronic banking
  • To answer e-mail enquiries raised in Accounts Enquires mailbox within appropriate timescales
  • To support the operation of the credit control system by dealing with credit card payments and liaising with clients. fee earners, support staff and the credit controller

Profile

  • Must have experience as a Legal Cashier or have worked in a legal accounting role. Our client is considering different levels of experience hence the broad salary range
  • A self starter

  • Computer literate - strong excel skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Some Knowledge of Solicitors Regulation Authority Accounts Rules 2011 desirable but not essential

Job Offer

Salary £25,000 - £35,000, Depending on Experience, 25 days holiday, Private Medical Insurance, Contributory Pension Scheme, Season Ticket Loan, Childcare Vouchers and lots of other great benefits