BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Legal Cashier

Location:
Leicestershire
Salary:
£20,000.00 - 22,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Archived
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
CH/61450/LH

Description

Legal Cashier, Leicester

Award winning and critically acclaimed law firm with offices spanning the East Midlands is seeking to recruit a legal cashier to work within a busy accounts team. Based in Leicester, you will work closely with fee earners ensuring that all billing and administration processes are fulfilled.

Key requirements for the legal cashier role:

* Previous experience as a legal cashier

* Good standard of Maths and English at GCSE or equivalent

* Good working knowledge of Excel

* Knowledge of the solicitors accounts rules, previous experience of using a case management system as well as the ability to work to tight deadlines

* Supervisory expericne would be desirable as the roel could grow into a supervisory role

Day to Day Tasks:

*Deal with all financial queries received from the legal teams.

*Raising Credit notes and invoices to the clients.

*Ensuring all aged debtors and aged disbursements are kept up to date and under control for all allocated teams.

*Report any breach of the CLC account code or company policy immediately to the HOFA or LCM

*Review client account ledgers to ensure we hold sufficient cleared funds for the benefit of the recipient before processing any payment instructions

*Signing off all allocated trainees electronic payments leaving the account to ensure accuracy and understanding

*Identifying, monitoring and achieving targets on a daily basis

*Any other duties reasonably required Processing Financial Completion Verifications

*Review incoming funds are on the correct ledgers ensuring full compliance with the CLC Accounts code and AML Regulations as well as companies policy and the
CML in relation to funds received from a third party, companies and gift payments

*Ensure full compliance with all companies policies at all times and raise any issues to the relevant parties.

*Ensure sufficient financial documentation has been received to identify and confirm the accuracy of any completion payments required and give guidance if
inaccurate

*Give guidance and advice to the legal teams in relation to their finances and ensure they balance correctly before allowing the financial transaction to proceed
at completion stage or previous to that stated

*Dealing with late completion fees and calculating interest

Benefits:

* £20,000 - £22,000 per annum
* Bonus and numerous benefits

To be successful, you must posses strong numerical, organisational and communication skills, be able to prioritise and multi-task and be confident working within a demanding environment.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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