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Legal Cashier - Maternity Cover - Edinburgh

£30,000 - £32,000 - Industry & Commerce - Transactional Services (Purchase/Sales Ledger,Credit Control, Payroll)
Ref: 2678 Date Posted: Wednesday 30 Jan 2019
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The opportunity for a Legal Cashier – Maternity Cover has arisen within a very well renowned professional services business based in Edinburgh City Centre. Reporting directly into the Head Cashier, you will be involved with all aspects of the finances and help ensure the finance department runs smoothly and effectively on a daily basis.

The Company

A specialist in their market, this organisation has been operating for a number of years in Edinburgh and have a strong reputation on the market.  With this mentality there is certainly growth and potential within this organisation and role for an individual to develop their skills further

On Offer

The Legal Cashier position has arisen based in Edinburgh city centre and is offering a highly competitive salary of between £30,000 - £32,000 plus fantastic benefits.

The main duties and responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Responsible for all aspects of client funds handling – receipts, payments, investing of funds including joint solicitor deposit accounts, managing of residual balances.  
  • Responsible for daily, weekly and monthly reconciliations of all bank accounts – client and firm - as well as other related reporting e.g. reconciliation of surplus on client accounts.
  • Responsible for processing firm receipts and payments including standing orders and direct debits.
  • Involvement in reviewing and processing firm fee notes.
  • Some involvement in processing purchase invoices, client outlays and petty cash expenditure.

The successful candidate for this role will:

  • Be SOLAS qualified – essential
  • Have a minimum of 4 years’ experience of working within a similar role.
  • Show excellent people skills
  • Be capable of working to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment 
  • Have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, an exposure to any financial systems would be advantageous but not essential 

 Please do not hesitate to contact Andrew Robinson on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion.