• Legal Junior Accounts Clerk

Salary: £15,000 p.a

Closing date: open

Hours: Full time – 9.30 – 5.30 Monday to Friday

We are recruiting a junior accounts clerk to start immediately in the firm.

The firm has over 40 years of experience in the legal market. We are based in East London; our team of Lawyers are all geared towards helping our clients achieve their goal no matter the issue.

The firm specialises in Conveyancing, Private Client, Crime, Family and Child Care as well as Mental Health. Our clients vary from individuals buying a property for the first time to companies purchasing commercial properties.

The Role

You will be assisting the senior legal cashier on a daily basis to ensure the smooth running in the accounts department.

The candidate will be trained using the firms case management system to allow them to input data entry for client ledgers and handling client and office money. Therefore, the candidate must have a clear Disclosure of Barring Service (DBS) Check.

The successful candidate will be required to do the following:

  1. Accurately input data entry for client files and office matters
  2. Write out cheques to suppliers
  3. Incoming and outgoing handling of electronic money on a daily basis for office and client account
  4. Bank duties to include paying in, international money movers and inter account transfers when required to do so.
  5. Be able to work as a team and individually ensuring they liaise with all departments to allocate fees

Who should apply?

We are looking the right applicant who is ambitious, motivated, enthusiastic and be passionate about accounts and data entry. All applicants should be good communicators, demonstrate initiative and keen eye for detail as handling client and office money requires no room for error.

Previous experience in in an office-based law firm is desirable but not essential as training will be provided.

We also take great pride in selecting people who will integrate well within the existing team and our friendly working environment. The firm is a small family like company.

All candidates must have the following:

  1. English and maths GCSE
  2. Some degree of experience as a legal cashier or handling money in any office environment

Method of application

Please send your CV and covering letter outlining why you feel you are a suitable candidate for the role to isher@normanhbarnett.co.uk