Senior Legal Cashier

Our client is recruiting for a Senior Legal Cashier for their Merseyside based firm.

 Duties will include, but not be limited to,

  • Dealing with all daily accounts tasks;
  • Checking and posting daily banking, cheque payments and petty cash;
  • Checking and posting bills;
  • Posting standing orders and direct debits;
  • Matching bank statements daily and then reconciling monthly to nominal accounts and client ledgers;
  • Reviewing, calculating and applying interest to client balances;
  • Reviewing client balances for costs and residual balances and liaising with fee earners;
  • Checking of probate distribution accounts and completion statements;
  • Costs transfers and inter a/c transfers;
  • Dealing with client creations, conflict check and file closures;
  • Posting nominal expenses and dealing with branch and department allocations;
  • Dealing with Telegraphic, faster and international payments;
  • Dealing with deposit accounts, payments to and from;
  • Assisting with supplier statements and liaising with fee earners;
  • Identify and log breaches and to stop breaches reoccurring;
  • Any other tasks that may reasonably be required

Experience and Personal Qualities

  • The main qualifications for this position are experience of legal cashier work for a period in a firm;
  • Ideally hold ILFM Qualifications;
  • The jobholder must display a pleasant manner in dealing with colleagues, contacts and clients.
  • Tact and resilience are essential qualities;
  • An effective communicator, both numerate and literate;
  • Personally efficient, well organised and competent in the firm’s computer facilities.
  • You are expected to have a good working knowledge of SARS.
  • Good experience and knowledge of Legal accounts systems and Microsoft applications.

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