Legal Cashier

A new opportunity has arisen to work as a Legal Cashier at our law firm based in Chesham, Buckinghamshire.

Applicants should have previous, relevant industry experience, i.e. have worked in the accounts department of a law firm. Candidates that have not worked in the accounts department of a law firm will not be considered for interview.

The main responsibilities of the role include:

  • Operate Chaps receipts and payments and bacs receipts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Check, process and post bills
  • Cheque payments
  • Error Reporting
  • Matter ledger queries
  • Assist with lawyer and secretary technical queries
  • Any ad-hoc postings (such as Land Registry, search fees, time transfers, write offs)
  • Carrying out any other reasonable tasks as might be required from time to time

The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of SRA accounts rules and Money Laundering Regulations
  • Knowledge of online banking
  • Able to prioritise effectively & remain calm under pressure
  • Accurate & shows attention to detail
  • Enthusiastic & hard working with a positive attitude
  • Excellent telephone manner & customer service
  • Knowledge of MS Office including Excel (essential)
  • Knowledge of Proclaim Accounts (desired but not essential)
  • Good numeracy and computer literacy skills
  • Strong team working skills

The successful candidate will be required to cover all levels of the Accounts Department as required to enable the permanent team to work on a new management system project.

This is a full-time position and salary is dependent on experience.

If you are excited by this opportunity, please submit your CV and a covering letter by email to