Legal Cashier £21,000
We are urgently looking to recruit an experienced legal cashier to work within the Finance team along with five other Cashiers. You will be supporting all departments across the practice which includesLeeds,SheffieldandYorkand must be prepared to work at our other branches if requested.
You will need to be able to demonstrate experience in bank payments, receipts & reconciliations, billing, an understanding of purchase ledger and nominal ledger, have an understanding of the Solicitors Accounts Rules and have the necessary enthusiasm & drive to work within the legal sector.
What duties will the role include?
The work you will be carrying out will be challenging and wide-ranging and key responsibilities will include;
Ensuring compliance with the SAR, Money Laundering Regulations and VAT requirements in all aspects of the role
Adhering to Cyber Security and being vigilant at all times
Making electronic payments via our on line banking facility
High volume bank reconciliation
Distribution and reconciliation of petty cash
Monitoring incoming and outgoing bank credit payments
Liaising with fee earners and support staff across the practice, ensuring excellent client service is delivered at all times
Performing interest calculations & posting them onto the system
Ad-hoc project work
What skills and experience do I need to have?
Experience gained from working in a busy legal cashiering role
Excellent organisational skills and an ability to prioritise
Knowledge and experience of using MS Office including Excel
An ability to work under pressure
A team player ethos with a strong client focussed approach
Excellent client facing and interpersonal skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Adaptability and flexibility
The ability to prioritise effectively and remain calm under pressure
Accuracy & attention to detail
Be confident dealing with telephone queries
CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. CLD Recruitment (Leeds) Ltd is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
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