Senior Legal Cashier

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Law Support
Central London, London
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This West End based niche UK law firm, with a strong private client base wish to hire an experienced legal cashier to handle all day to day cashiering and accounts payable functions, as well as assisting the legal billers. Primary responsibilities of this position include coordination of all client account transactions, office receipts, Payment of professional Disbursements, monthly account reconciliations and other responsibilities as required. This role will see you directly support the Finance Director and oversee the department during their absence. Duties include;

- Coordination and execution of all client and office account transactions

- Identify costs (disbursements) payable to vendors based on cash received from clients

- Coordination of all vendor payment direct debits and timely allocation

- Dealing with old client balances

- Oversee Accounts payable processes

- Monthly general ledger account reconciliations

- Respond timely to queries

Essential Candidate Requirements;

- Accounting Degree; AAT or equivalent work experience

- 5+ years previous experience of a cashiering role in a law firm

- Able to deal with internal and external clients

- Ability to multi-task

- Strong sense of urgency

- Strong attention to detail

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

- Knowledge of Solicitors' Account Rules

- Knowledge of VAT principles