Legal Cashier (Accounts / Finance) Job | HT13488 - Howett Thorpe

Legal Cashier (Accounts / Finance)
Guildford, Surrey

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Salary: £27,000 to £31,000 per annum

Benefits: Excellent benefits package
Reference number HT13488
Added on Apr 25, 2017

About The Role

The role will join a law firm on a permanent basis.

The job will involve:

  • Providing a professional, friendly and efficient service to internal and external clients
  • Processing all domestic/overseas payment of funds from both client and office accounts
  • Client bank reconciliations to the agreed timetable
  • Process appropriate ledger entries for all client and office funds receipted directly in to the firm bank accounts
  • Monitor and action all transfers between client and office account in accordance with SAR / internal policies
  • Money Market / Treasury and FX Transactions
  • Providing a professional, friendly and efficient service to all clients (internal and external) by actioning their enquiries promptly whilst ensuring that appropriate client service standards are maintained
  • Promoting, maintaining and proactively developing strong relationships with internal and external clients to ensure high levels of client focus and service delivery
  • Reviewing and maintaining balances held on the client account to include regular meetings with partners and case handlers
  • Other ad hoc duties

About Our Client

Our client is a Surrey based law firm

About You

You will have a practical, hands on experience of client accounting and a good understanding of Solicitors Accounts Rules.

You will have strong IT skills including good MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and be a strong communicator – happy to deal with various stakeholders in a confident and professional manner.

Things you should know

Commutable from: Aldershot, Bagshot, Bordon, Bracknell, Camberley, Cobham, Cranleigh, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Godalming, Guildford, Kingston, Petersfield, Windlesham, Woking and Yateley.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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