Senior legal cashier

This Central London based niche and ambitious law firm currently have an opportunity for a legal cashier or accounts all rounder to join their firm

As an Senior Legal Cashier you will handle all day to day client and office account cashiering, accounts payable and billing functions.  This role will see you directly support the Practice Director and oversee the department during their absence. Duties include;

  • Coordination and execution of all client and office account transactions
  • Handling Counsel and Expert Fees
  • Identify costs (disbursements) payable to vendors based on cash received from clients
  • Coordination of all vendor payment direct debits and timely allocation
  • Dealing with old client balances
  • Monthly general ledger bank account reconciliations
  • Client billing
  • Overseeing staff expenses
  • Respond timely to queries

Essential Candidate Requirements;

  • AAT qualification preferred
  • 3+ years previous experience of a cashiering role in a law firm
  • Exposure to client billing
  • Strong working knowledge of SRA Accounts Rules and VAT principles
  • High level knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills