BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Accounts Assistant Apprentice

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North West
Private Practice
Contract Type:
Permanent role
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Established in 2003 BCL Legal is a specialist legal recruitment consultancy working with private practice law firms and in-house legal teams throughout the UK. We are currently expanding and looking to hire an Apprentice Accounts Assistant into our Manchester office. We have been recognised as one The Sunday Times Best 100 Small Companies to work for the last three years - something which underlines our positive culture and quality.

The Opportunity:
We are looking an enthusiastic individual to help and support our busy finance team with the following:

Payroll Management of Temps

Assist in the preparation of files and timesheet administration for temporary workers on a weekly basis.
Follow up with temporary workers for the documentation required to process payroll.
Prepare, process and pay temporary workers.

Credit Control

Chase clients for outstanding payments
Sending copies of invoices as required
Help in the preparation and management of:

Weekly & monthly filing
Weekly reports
Weekly Profit/Loss statements
Accounts Payable - paying supplier invoices
Monthly checks to ensure all payments in and out are in order.
Month end reports
Invoicing process
Petty cash
Formatting spreadsheets
General queries

Print off invoices on a weekly basis, and file ready for the accountant.
Review bank account to identify payments received from clients
Add payments to our system
Take Cheques to the Bank and pay them in.
Add invoices to bank for draw down
What We offer

23 days holiday a year plus 3 extra days at Christmas
Opportunities of overseas trips and 5 star days out based on individual and company performance
State of the art modern offices
Opportunities to progress within the business when apprenticeship has been completed
A proven track record in developing the careers of apprentices
What We're Looking For:

We are looking for individuals who are keen to develop their career within BCL Legal and:

Educated to GCSE Standard (Maths and English essential)
Keen Team Player
Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
High level of numeracy and accuracy
Good communicator
PC literate with a good knowledge of support systems i.e. Excel (Intermediate), Word, and Windows based applications
Able to manage change
Target driven
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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BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.

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