Legal Office Account Specialist- Leeds City Centre

Recruiter
Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
08 Jan 2018
Closes
22 Jan 2018
Ref
132165
Contact
Antony McAteer
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a successful law firm looking to employ a Legal Accounts Specialist to join their team in Leeds. The Legal Accounts Specialist / Cashier will be the "No.2" in the finance team and be responsible for managing client account transactions, purchase ledger and monthly account reconciliations.

Duties

The Legal Accounts Specialist will work accurately within a friendly team and will be responsible for:

* Handling all financial transactions for internal and clients' accounts, processing payments via cheques, BACS, CHAPS and credit card
* Ensuring SRA Accounts Rulesare being followed and reporting any breaches
* Bank reconciliations and investigation of unidentified funds
* Provide guidance and training to junior team members


Personal Requirements

A proven understanding of accounting procedures and previous experience within an Accounts team of a law firm is essential. Ideally you will have at least 2 years' experience within a Legal Cashier/Accounts role and now looking for your next step in your career. Part time hours also considered.

IPS Finance has over 35 years' experience in the Yorkshire accountancy recruitment market. We have built our business on long term relationships with both individuals and clients in all sectors, bringing real benefits to all concerned. Please visit our website Yorkshire.ipsfinance.com to view the latest accountancy / finance and practice opportunities.