Role details

Legal Cashier

Guildford   •   £22,000 - £27,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A new Legal Cashier opportunity in Guildford
  • A well-known growing business with great benefits

About Our Client

Our client is a well-known and growing business looking for a Legal Cashier to join their Accountancy team in Guildford.

Job Description

  • Process all domestic/overseas payment of funds from both client and office accounts.
  • Client bank reconciliations to the agreed timetable.
  • Process appropriate ledger entries for all client and office funds receipted direct into the firm bank accounts.
  • Monitor and action all transfers between client and office account in accordance with SAR/internal policies.
  • Money Market/Treasury and FX transactions
  • Provide a professional, friendly and efficient service to all clients (internal & external) by actioning their enquiries promptly whilst ensuring that appropriate client service standards are maintained.
  • Promote, maintain and proactively develop strong relationships with internal and external clients to ensure high levels of client focus and service delivery.
  • Review and maintain balances held on client account to include regular meetings with partners/casehandlers in Guildford and London.
  • Other ad-hoc duties as necessary

The Successful Applicant

  • Legal Cashier previous experience
  • Practical and hands on client accounting experience is required.
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of solicitors accounts rules and their application to multi national law firms.
  • MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of solicitors' accounting practices is preferred.
  • Familiarity with decision and authorisation structures of professional services firms to understand and ensure needs of fee-earners and business services departments are met and appropriate controls implemented with effective authorisation.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the changing environment in which law firms and clients operate
  • Open and articulate with strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Resilient and able to deal with people at all levels in a busy and demanding environment.
  • Ensure high professional standards are achieved and maintained and the ability to deal consistently with partners and others.
  • Hard-working, hands-on approach with effective use of initiative and constant attention to detail.
  • A team player who is confident and diplomatic.
  • Demonstrates ability to use initiative and make decisions regarding workflow.
  • Demonstrates a professional and flexible attitude to work.
  • Works co-operatively with others and values their contributions.

What's on Offer

£22,000 - £27,000 dependent on experience

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