Position title
Legal Cashier

Job Role: Legal Cashier

Location: Sunderland

Company: A firm that has been trusted for generations to provide an efficient service to both private and business clients.

Key Duties & Responsibilities include:

  • Processing of Client & Office cheques & distribution to Fee Earners
  • Identifying, allocating and posting incoming electronic & manual receipts
  • Banking of Office & Client Account monies
  • Processing Direct Debits & Standing Orders
  • Digital posting Nominal entries
  • Checking and Endorsing ‘Completion Statements’
  • Processing the completion of property transaction, ensuring all funds have been received and correctly accounted
  • Processing and sending CHAPS, BACS & Faster Payments
  • Posting of Client invoices and disbursements onto the ledgers accurately
  • Posting of Client to Office transfers on the system and at the bank, also inter account transfers when necessary
  • Ensuring compliance of all transactions with Solicitors Accounts Rules
  • Handling Petty Cash
  • Dealing with Fee Earner queries

Key requirements:

  • Good knowledge of the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules
  • Excellent attention to detail & accuracy
  • Prior legal cashiering experience within a law firm, preferably at least 1 years’ experience
  • Ability to work on own initiative and under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Friendly and approachable with a professional manner

If you think you are suited to this role, please do not hesitate to apply.

Employment Type
Full-time, Permanent
Duration of employment
Job Location
Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
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