Are you an experienced Legal Cashier operating at a senior level, looking for your next career move within Edinburgh?
QED Legal's client, a leading law firm with an impressive track record has an excellent opportunity for a Legal Cashier to manage it's busy Cashroom team.
Your work will be varied and demanding and you will oversee the team's daily workflow, ensuring the work is completed accurately and timeously and complies with both Scottish and English Law Society Accounts Rules.
Daily responsibilities shall include: firm and client bank reconciliations, review of client funds balances,liaising with the relevant bankers as required, ensuring authorised signatories are current, ensuring all procedures are fully documented and up to date, identifying and logging any breaches immediately and resolving any issues or queries as required.
In addition to ensuring compliance and best practice, you will proactively manage and mentor team members and will identify and provide training as and when required. You will also undertake annual performance appraisals, be actively involved in the recruitment of new team members and act as a conduit between your team and the Finance Manager.
You will also complete and authorise the 6 monthly certificate submission for the Law Society of Scotland and assume responsibility for completing the month end and year-end financial system roll forward of the books and records
Previous experience of working within a law firm's Cashroom together with a thorough working knowledge of the Law Society of Scotland/SRA Account Rules is essential.
Exceptional people management, communication and IT skills are essential.
A competitive salary to £30,000 (DOE) and benefits is offered.
Please contact Deborah Collier at QED Legal on the details provided for more information.