Finance Executive (Permanent)

Location: Reading, Berkshire
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH233518_1559315167

A UK law firm is looking for a motivated Finance Executive to join their Finance team. Your main responsibility will be to provide efficient and accurate service support for daily financial transactions, primarily to the fee earning departments and their clients but also to support departments.

Key responsibilities:

  • Banking of Client & Office Account receipts and updating ledgers
  • Dealing with Client & Office account payment requests including electronic cheque printing
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Dealing with transfers of funds between accounts and matters
  • Processing supplier invoices and arranging supplier payments
  • Dealing with staff expenses
  • Dealing with petty cash transactions
  • Dealing with queries from the fee earning departments
  • Helping to keep department filing up to date

Key requirements:

  • GCSE/'A' level standard or equivalent to include English and Maths GCSE as a minimum
  • Computer literate. Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Experience of working in a Legal Cashier or similar role in a small to medium sized legal practice for a period of 3+ years minimum
  • Can demonstrate a good working knowledge of SRA Accounts Rules and VAT
  • Working knowledge of Elite 3E
  • Experience of dealing with Counsel's Fee Notes and liaising with Chambers Fee Clerks

If you fit the above description and are interested in this role, please apply with your updated CV.