Trainee Accounts Clerk

Location Darlington
Discipline: Accountancy & Finance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £20,000-£22,000
Contact name: Olivia Dainton

Contact email:
Job ref: 21914
Published: 3 months ago

​Our client based in Darlington is looking for a permanent, full- time Trainee Accounts Clerk to join their finance team in a large legal firm.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·        Processing incoming/ outgoing client and business account transactions

·        Daily Bank Reconciliation

·        Issuing outgoing cheques

·        Processing outgoing BACS payments

·        Assisting with Petty Cash handling and reconciling

·        Processing Purchase Ledger invoices and payments

·        Assisting with Credit Control duties

·        Taking card payments from clients over the phone and processing payments whilst maintaining GDPR standards

·        Processing bills

·        Dealing with departmental incoming and outgoing post, scanning and filing


Job details/ information:

·        Full time Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00

·        Salary- £20,000-£22,000 depending on experience

·        Hybrid working (after probationary period is passed)

·        You will be supporting the Head of Finance to ensure compliance with the Solicitors Accounts Rules, Anti-Money Laundering Regulations and VAT Requirements

·        Full training will be provided along with the opportunity to complete ILFM Professional Diploma qualification

·        Pension scheme

·        Flexible, friendly working environment

·        Private health care

·        Death in service