Legal Cashier / Accounts Assistant

  • Job Reference: 12334
  • Date Posted: 15 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 23 days + Stat + xmas close
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Duration: 9 to 12 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

12334 –Legal Cashier / Accounts Assistant - Contract

Location: Leicester City Centre

 

Summary

Our Client – a respected firm of solicitors based in Leicester – is seeking to recruit an experienced Legal Cashier / Accounts Assistant to join their finance team on a full-time contract basis for 9 – 12 months.

  

The Role

The successful candidate will be responsible for: 

  • Purchase ledger (checking/ processing / payments)
  • Billing (checking and Processing)
  • Credit card receipts / payments / processing
  • Land Registry Statements
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Daily Banking – (processing entries - not physically visiting the bank)
  • Internal expenses
  • Stationery ordering
  • Chaps payments
  • Dealing with completions / related postings (client and office ledgers)
  • Plus other general accounting tasks

 The Right Person

  • A background working as an Accounts Assistant is essential,
  • Experience of working as a Legal Cashier is desirable,
  • Effective communication skills & telephone manner is essential, 
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision,
  • Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills,
  • Strong IT skills incl. Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook skills to an advanced standard.

 

 Package

  • Appointment Type: Maternity Contract
  • Length of Contract: 9 – 12 Months
  • Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 subject to experience
  • Hours: Full Time 9:00am – 5:30pm Mon-Friday
  • Holiday: 23 Days + Bank Holidays + Xmas Closure
  • Auto-Enrolment Pension

 If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12334)