Senior Legal Cashier

Recruiter
RGDuncan-Senior Finance Recruitment Specialists
Location
London
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sole Charge Senior legal Cashier / Accountant for six month contract opportunity with our client, a long established 9 partner commercial firm of solicitors in London.

THE ROLE

The duties of this hands-on position include managing and accounting for all aspects of clients’ money and disbursements under solicitors accounting rules. You will also be in charge of the firm’s day-to-day bookkeeping and accounting which will range from dealing with banking, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and preparing regular reports. You will also produce budgets and forecasts and month and year-end schedules and reports.

THE PERSON

Although this Legal Bookkeeper position reports to the Senior Partner you should have the ability and confidence to operate by yourself and manage your own work load. However, the external accountant will be in-hand to assist when necessary.

You must also have:

  • Up to date knowledge and experience of solicitors’ accounting rules (SAR)
  • Knowledge and experience of Lawsoft / Envision preferred
  • Bookkeeping and accounting skills at least to trail balance
  • Excellent team and communication skills
  • Qualified or part-qualified would be an advantage
  • Experience of preparing VAT returns
  • Experience of WIP identification and calculation

TO APPLY

To apply for this Senior legal Cashier / Accountant role please forward your CV along with a brief covering letter outlining your relevant skills and interest. RG Duncan Ltd trading as RG Duncan Accountancy Recruitment is acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We will aim to respond to you within 3 days if your application is selected.