Accounts Assistant within Law

Recruiter
Office Angels
Location
London
Salary
£23,000 per annum
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Closes
07 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Wow Factor:Our client is located right in the heart of the City, in stunning offices and seeking a Accounts Assistant with an excellent attitude and bundles of enthusiasm to join their professional team. Our client is a leading law firm and is looking for a keen, positive and polished individual to be a focal point of the teams accounts department.

The successful candidate will have experience in an accounts role and a legal background.

Responsibilities

  • Assisting with bank reconciliations
  • Preparing monthly and annual reports
  • Assisting with forecasts and budgets
  • Posting of statements and transactions
  • Processing card payments from clients
  • Reconciling petty cash payments and expenses
  • Posting payments and receipts, and making necessary transfers
  • Prepare and deal with any invoices and credit notes
  • Assist with credit control
  • Producing and reviewing WIP and billing reports
  • Assist with any general ad hoc administration

About You

  • Strong education
  • Proven experience within legal accounts
  • Preferable trained as a legal cashier (not essential)
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience of accounts
  • Experience of using accounting software would be ideal
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of all Microsoft Office Packages, Especially EXCEL.
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strive for the highest working standards at all times
  • Confident, personable, articulate, well presented and professional