We are currently recruiting for a Senior Legal Cashier for our clients firm in Liverpool.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

• Responsible for the running of the Client Accounts Team within a very busy and high volume personal injury law firm, supervising 6 members of staff, reporting to the Deputy Head of Accounts and the Finance Director/COFA
• Assistance with staff reviews and appraisals
• Daily client account bank reconciliations
• Daily banking (client and office)
• Completion of all month end tasks to deadline, including bill review and 6 month cheque write off
• Other ad-hoc duties
• Monthly financial file reviews
• Maintenance of the breach register
• Maintenance of risk register
• Monthly compliance reporting to COFA/COLP and Directors
• Reconciliation of financial ledgers and archiving of client matter files
• Checking and processing receipts advices and associated documentation for Damages, Disbursements and Costs
• Printing and distribution of all cheques to fee earners
• Payment of BACS/Chaps payments

Essential Experience
• Experience in all aspects of legal cashiering (minimum 5 years)
• Team management experience
• Strong Excel skills including use of pivot tables, look ups etc.
• Dealing with a high volume of transactions
• Working to strict deadlines
• Full knowledge and understanding of the Solicitors Accounts Rules
• Awareness of COFA duties and responsibilities

For more details on this role, please contact [email protected]