Legal Cashier - Chesham, Buckinghamshire

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CompanyLennons Solicitors
RoleLegal Cashier
Type
Full time
LocationChesham, Buckinghamshire
SalaryDepending on experience

A new opportunity has arisen to work as a Legal Cashier at our law firm based in Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

Applicants should have previous, relevant industry experience, i.e. have worked in the accounts department of a law firm. Candidates that have not worked in the accounts department of a law firm will not be considered for interview.

The main responsibilities of the role include:

  • Daily banking requirements via Barclays.net
  • Carry out CHAPS/Faster payments & BACS instructions via Barclays.net
  • Credit Card transactions via both handheld, website & virtual terminal
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Petty Cash transactions
  • Weekly reporting to Lawyers
  • Check, process and post bills
  • Daily drawing of cheques
  • Matter ledger queries
  • Purchase Ledger payment/invoices
  • Any ad-hoc postings (such as Land Registry, search fees, time transfers, write offs)
  • Carrying out any other reasonable tasks as might be required from time to time


The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of SRA accounts rules and Money Laundering Regulations
  • Knowledge of online banking
  • Able to prioritise effectively & remain calm under pressure
  • Accurate & shows attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic & hard working with a positive attitude
  • Excellent telephone manner & customer service
  • Knowledge of MS Office including Excel (essential)
  • Knowledge of LEAP Accounts (desired but not essential)
  • Good numeracy and computer literacy skills
  • Strong team working skills

This is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience.

If you are excited by this opportunity, please submit your CV and a covering letter by email to recruitment@lennonssolicitors.co.uk.