Role details

Legal Cashier

South East London   •   £25,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Experienced Legal Cashier
  • Legal Cashier South London

About Our Client

My client, a well known firm in south London are looking to recruit 2 4 mth contracts. Both roles will sit within Finance and report to the Cash manager and Treasury Manager.

Job Description

The Role

The role will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Ensure client money is handled efficiently and in accordance with the Solicitors Accounts Rules
  • Accurately allocate client and office receivables to the correct nominal or client matter code
  • Where necessary liaise directly with credit management to ensure that funds are allocated in a timely manner according to the Solicitor Accounts Rules
  • Perform daily cash management ensuring that the firm is achieving the most competitive rates of interest on client and office funds
  • Maintain good communication with Partners and Fee Earners as to the status of client completion transactions
  • Provide investment advice to Partners and Fee Earners regarding maturing money market deposits
  • Ensure all payment instructions are signed off in accordance with the firm's mandate and accurately process large value urgent CHAPS, cash transfers and other payment types
  • Maintain the firm's bank signatory mandates
  • Prepare daily and month end bank reconciliations of office and client bank accounts ensuring they are signed off in accordance with the Solicitor Account Rules
  • Ensure all client cash including cheque receipts are banked without delay
  • Carry out general filing
  • Assist Senior Cashier with any ad-hoc tasks as required
  • Skills and Experience Required

  • Knowledge of the Solicitors Accounts Rules a must
  • Aderent/Expert experience
  • Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage and organise workload effectively
  • Methodical approach with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Personable and professional
  • Capable or working under pressure
  • Flexibility and team working skills
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook experience is required

The Successful Applicant

My client is looking for experienced Legal Cashiers that have used Aderent previously and have vast knowledge of working in an environment with SARs.

What's on Offer

In return my client will offer a guaranteed 4 mth contract as a Legal Cashier as a minimum with a well known and respected City legal firm in south east London.

Candidate must be able to get to south east London with ease and have extensive Legal Cashier work experience.

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