'SENIOR LEGAL ACCOUNTANT / CASHIER'
Market RateLocation Newcastle upon Tyne Contract Permanent Hours
Full TimeReference Posted 20/09/18 Closing 01/11/2018
My client is an emerging, full service, commercial law firm based in Newcastle upon Tyne. They provide a comprehensive range of legal services to an enviable client list including PLC’s, SME’s, office holders, financial advisors, accountants, OMB's and stakeholders throughout England & Wales.
The firm's rapid growth following inception has led to an urgent need to appoint a Senior Legal Accountant. Reporting to the incumbent Finance Manger it is envisaged the role will lead to succession in due course.
The scope of the role is to provide a range of services in support of our busy departments but in particular our Real Estate - Residential Conveyancing department and our Real Estate - Commercial Property departments.
• Processing client and office account payments;
• Day end and monthly reporting;
• TT/CHAPS payments via electronic banking;
• Bank transfers;
• Processing client and office account receipts;
• Dealing with account queries
Applicants should be either Qualified Accountants ACA / ACCA with extensive knowledge of SAR (Solicitor Accounts Rules) seeking a transition from practice into a commercial law firm, or, an experienced Legal Cashier with a minimum of 3 years experience currently employed within a commercial law firm.
Candidates will be considered wholly on their personal attributes, merits and seniority, consequently a generous and attractive salary commensurate with their suitability is available to the successful individual.