Legal Cashier

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £24,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    58393

Are you a Legal Cashier looking for a new challenge? Are you looking to be part of an ambitious and growing law firm, in a role that combines line and financial management? Are you looking for a challenging, stand-alone role in a fast paced environment?

We are looking for an experienced Legal Cashier to join a busy finance team.

Experience of high volumes of incoming and outgoing financial transactions, along with confident knowledge of the solicitors accounts rules.

Responsibilities:

– Importing of the daily BACS receipts from our on-line banking portal, checking the associated documentation provided is correct, complete and match where applicable and to query any unmatched items
– Using the discretion delegated, decide on the most appropriate treatment of receipts and payments to meet firm and client requirements, in accordance with the Solicitors Accounts Rules
– Preparing and executing the telegraphic transfers, foreign payments and BACS payments, with associated authentication procedures and in accordance with the firm”s procedures
– Promptly filing all transaction paperwork associated with the Legal Cashier position
– Perform the daily SAR compliance control checks, by running and dealing with the daily SAR breach reports
– Undertake other finance department duties as and when required
– Ensure client services meet the firm’s operational, compliance and regulatory business needs
– Ensure all process documentation is complete and up to date, and amended to include any process improvements

An excellent benefits package.

Person specification:

As part of the finance team, you would be expected to have the following skills and experience:

– Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative
– A positive team spirit with the ability to build strong working relationships within the firm, including senior management and partners
– Ability to work accurately and adhere to critical deadlines under considerable time pressure
– Good organisational skills, attention to detail and ability to work in a logical and methodical manner
– Confident, articulate and adept in obtaining (and where necessary challenging) information on own initiative in order to progress processing and meet targets

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.