Accounts Assistant – Baker Street

Streathers Solicitors are seeking a skilled accounts assistant to join our Leasehold Enfranchisement department in the Baker Street office.

The successful candidate will be responsible for handling their own matters whilst also collaborating with a team for support.  The successful candidate will possess a high level of emotional intelligence in order to build strong relationships with colleagues and clients.  Attention to detail and organisation skills are essential for this role.

Responsibilities:

  • Processing payments (Chaps, Faster, BACS, International)
  • Informing fee earners of money in and processing transactions
  • Dealing with the daily client bank reconciliation
  • Posting of disbursements, anticipated disbursements
  • Processing bills
  • Review client ledger balances and identifying discrepancies
  • Helping to clear ledger balances and archive matters
  • Dealing with fee earners and support staff regarding accounts queries
  • Helping accounts manager when required

Requirements:

  • Team player with excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal, organisational and administrative skills
  • Knowledge of Solicitor Accounts rules beneficial
  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Must be experienced at multi-tasking, managing time sensitive documents and taking responsibility for delegated tasks
  • Must thrive in a busy, team-oriented environment

If you possess the above requirements and are looking to take the next step in your career, we encourage you to apply for this position in our accounts department.  Join our team and become an integral part of our success.

Streathers is a boutique law firm based in Baker Street.  We do work for both corporate and individual clients. The firm advises and is known for its work relating to commercial and residential property, corporate and commercial law, high value and complex litigation in the UK and abroad, family law, intellectual property, private client legal advice, employment law, charities, art and cultural property.

For further details please contact Sue Garnish sgarnish@streathers.co.uk or Tracey Podger tpodger@streathers.co.uk

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