Accounts Assistant (Legal) jobs in Bakewell, United Kingdom

  • Permanent
  • Matlock


We are working with a reputable & growing client based in Matlock who are looking to hire an Accounts Assistant on a full time basis.

You will manage the financial aspects of the business with the ability to prioritise your own workload as well as liaise with colleagues & customers on all levels.

To be considered for the role, you’ll require the following essentials:

Proven experience within an accounts role
Proficiency in MS Office & accounting software
Strong communication skills – written & verbal
Excellent organisational skills
The ideal candidate will have proven experience of working within an accounts role. You will be an excellent communicator with a professional telephone manner. You will be highly organised with fantastic attention to detail. Having experience within a legal environment and having knowledge of SRA Rules would also be advantageous.

Within this position, you’ll also be:

Answering & directing incoming calls as required
Dealing with internal & external queries over the phone
Managing client & office accounts
Taking payments over the phone
Processing payments, receipts & transfers
Inputting invoices onto the internal accounting system
Reconciling customer accounts
Reconciling bank statements
Handling billing & ensuring efficient payment of invoices
Maintaining accurate financial records & ledgers
Allocating payments to invoices on the internal accounting system
Managing petty cash ledgers
Liaising with the relevant parties in relation to overdue payments
Chasing outstanding payments
Carrying out month & year end processes & audits
Salary & Working Hours

Salary is £23,000 – £27,000 per annum

Working hours are Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm

Talk Staff Recruitment is an established division of Talk Staff Group and works with companies throughout the East Midlands and UK with roles including many areas such as: Accountancy & Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Contact Centre and Office Support.

Talk Staff Recruitment act as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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