Accounts Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Legal cashier jobs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Barber

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0845 230 1664

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  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Client:

    Law Staff Legal Recruitment

Talented Accounts Manager sought for a Lexcel accredited practice in East Sussex.

Our client, a thriving, Legal 500 firm in Brighton, is actively seeking a driven Accounts Manager to join on a full-time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will handle the day-to-day management of the firm’s accounts and financial records, ensuring full compliance with the Solicitors’ Account Rules.

• Supervising the accounts team
• Office account reconciliation
• Client account reconciliation
• Reviewing daily transaction on the office account
• Cash flow
• Daily completions
• Reconciling the Legal Service Commission BACS statement
• Posting monthly Legal Aid bills and office journals
• Month-end procedures
• Checking and processing bills, abatements and credit notes
• Credit control
• Cost transfer
• Purchase ledger
• Reconciliation of receipts and allocation of expenditure
• Database maintenance
• Audits
• Petty cash
• File maintenance
• General administrative duties
• Reviewing client residual balances

The Candidate
• Legal cashiers with at least 2 years’ experience
• Knowledge and experience of the Solicitors Accounts Rules is essential
• IT proficiency
• Excellent communication skills
• Highly numerate with a keen eye for detail

The Firm
Our client is a long-established firm with multiple offices around East and West Sussex. Their professional and client-focused approach has contributed in their receiving of numerous prestigious accolades including departments ranked within the Legal 500 and the highly sought after Lexcel accreditation. These awards are also reflected by the outstanding team they have developed, resulting in high levels of staff retention and job satisfaction. Due to continuing success, our client now seeks to welcome an Accounts Manager.

Accounts Manager

For further details of this Accounts Manager vacancy, please contact Jonathan on 01954 201 204 quoting reference JB31356.

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