Accounts Assistant

Location Harrogate
Salary: £23,000 - £26,000
Contact name: Nicola Oliver

Contact email:
Job ref: 22047 - 1
Published: about 1 month ago

Accounts Assistant, £23-26,000, Harrogate


Are you an Accounts Assistant who is either studying or part/fully qualified looking for a change of direction?Our client in the legal sector based in central Harrogate is looking for a Legal Cashier.


You will be an enthusiastic and capable Accounts Assistant who will join their Accounts Team supporting the Practice Manager, you will provide accounts and cashiering support within the business.


Skills Required:

·         Accounts Assistant or Legal Cashier

·         Ideally knowledge of the Solicitors Accounts Rules 2019

·         Strong interpersonal skills

·         Strong IT skills, knowledge of excel advantageous.

·         AAT or ILFM part or fully qualified desirable


Key Responsibilities:

  • Cashiering and accounts maintenance

  • Processing banking and accounting transactions

  • Reconciliation

  • Preparation of cheques & bank accounts

  • Review and process solicitors’ bills

  • Processing receipts and payments

  • Purchase Ledger

  • Working within compliance guidelines

  • Administration of staff holidays

  • Assist the practice manager with month and financial year end procedures.

  • Petty cash

  • Assist with preparation of VAT returns.


In return you will be offered:

  • Salary £23-26,000

  • Office hours of 8.30-5pm

  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • Town centre location


To find out more about this role call Nicola on the office number or to apply email in your CV.