Legal Cashier

£20000 - £25000 per annum
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Saaima Patel
Job Title
Legal Finance
Practice Area
Banking, Financial Services, Funds
Contract Type
Full Time
REF: SP693

The client I am currently working for are a well established, medium sized, multi service law firm who are based in South Manchester. Due to expansion they are now looking for a Legal Cashier to join their growing team.

The ideal Legal Cashier must have at least 2 years experience within a similar role. You will have knowledge of solicitors accounts and will have strong administration skills. Also excellent attention to detail and a good telephone manner are attributes that my client is looking for. To be successful for this role, on top of having the experience and skills stated, you will also have the willingness to learn new skills and the desire to join a firm that would provide room for progression.

Required Skills & Experience/ Responsibilities:
• Must have at least 2 years previous experience in a similar role working in a law firm
• Working knowledge of solicitors accounts
• Strong administrative skills
• Excellent attention to detail
• Good telephone manner
• Highly organised
• Willingness to learn new skills
• To support the operation of the firms accounting system and PAYE scheme.
• To ensure that all banking is done daily as directed.
• To ensure that all cheques are written on correct amounts and Client Account is never allowed to overdraw.
• To enter postings to the accounts system on a daily basis.
• To ensure that new matters are recorded correctly.
• To assist in the entering of bills.
• To execute Telegraphic Transfers.
• To ensure that all authorised invoices are dealt with in a timely manner.
• To deal directly with Clients when receiving payment by cash or cheque.
• To ensure that all closed accounts are authorised and that nil balances are achieved before archiving.
• To support the operation of the departments credit control system.
• To manage the Petty Cash procedure.
• To manage own work allocation, productivity and quality of work with minimum supervision.
• Demonstrates sound judgement and good decision making when dealing with problems.

Vacancy Information:
• Location: South Manchester
• Salary range (DOE): £20,000 - £25,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)
• Date: 17-10-2016
• Reference: SP693

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