Our client is a leading international law firm headquartered in London, with offices in Brussels, Hong Kong and China. They have over 1000 staff and are now looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis.
The Accounts Assistant will be responsible for supporting the department in maintaining efficiency and accuracy within the Accounting function. The ideal candidate will have some experience working in an office. This is an entry level position with study support provided, so will be well suited to a motivated individual who is looking to begin their career in Legal Finance.
Bank run, including making deposits and withdrawals from the firm’s banking provider
Cheque run, including liaising with partners to ensure daily cheques and associated documentation are signed
Data entry; inputting financial data (supplier invoices and office disbursements) to appropriate accounts using the in-house system
Preparing payment for suppliers
Responding to telephone calls received within the accounts department
Meeting with members of the firm to answer queries
Educated to GCSE level, including Maths and English grade C or above
Computer literate with proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Strong attention to detail and good organisational skills
Able to work effectively in a team and communicate with all levels of staff
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Career Legal is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this permanent vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.