Legal Cashier ( 6 month)

Location: City of London, London
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH227212_1540803405

Location: London, England

Contract Type: 6 month FTC

An international law firm is looking for a Legal Cashier to join their Cash Operations Team. Your main responsibility will be to ensure all day to day transactions are processed accurately, within appropriate deadlines and in line with SAR.

Key responsibilities:

  • Logging/reviewing incoming client funds
  • Inputting client payments and obtaining appropriate authorisation in advance of deadlines
  • Reviewing and allocating incoming client funds
  • Placing client funds on and taking funds off of overnight or fixed term deposits
  • Banking of all client and office account cheques
  • Processing outgoing cheques
  • Processing and reconciling professional disbursements
  • Payment of professional disbursements in line with SAR
  • Allocation of all incoming office receipts in multi-currency and reconciling exchange differences
  • Project work as set by team Supervisor/Manager to include negative costs, out of date cheques, SRA and audit related projects

Key requirements:

  • Knowledge of the Solicitors Accounts Rules
  • Excellent communication skills are essential
  • Ability to work to tight deadline, show flexibility and prioritise workloads in a calm and consistent manner
  • Must be able to work in an open plan, friendly but fast paced and professional environment

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