Assistant Legal Cashier

Location: Nottingham

Salary: £26000

We are delighted to be working with a dynamic and established law practice in Nottingham City Centre, Nottinghamshire. Thanks to continued growth and new clients, the firm are looking to add a Assistant Legal Cashier to their team.

They provide a modern and friendly working environment, with flexible working and working-from-home options after the probation period.

 

Competitive salary, with great benefits and excellent progression opportunities for the right candidate.

 

If you’re a candidate with billing/legal aid experience seeking a fresh new challenge and want to work for a leading family law solicitor that puts their employees and clients first, this could be the role for you.

 

This is a great opportunity with a firm that is growing and offers lots of potential for internal promotion.

 

Assistant Legal Cashier duties include…

  • Preparing, finalising and submitting Legal Aid Bills
  • Applying for Payments on Account (POA)
  • Knowledge of processing financial matters involving statutory charges
  • Liaising with the relevant internal and external bodies in relation to Counsel Fees, Court fees, Process Server fees and Disbursements in a timely manner.
  • Dealing with internal and external queries over the telephone
  • Answering and directing incoming calls including taking over the phone payments from customers.
  • Manage specialised email inbox, ensuring all queries are dealt with in a timely manner
  • Ad-hoc assistance with month-end processes and year-end audits

 

The successful candidate will…

Successful applicants will have at least one year of Finance or billing experience gained from a law practice and having a good knowledge of Legal Aid Billing would be highly desirable. You will have experience prioritising workloads to coincide with billing requirements. In addition, you will have excellent communication and IT Skills including strong proficiency with Excel.

 

Due to the flexibility and opportunities available within this organisation, candidates working in a legal practice at all levels are invited to apply. The salary and role offered will be reflected based on a candidate’s experience in practice and qualifications already achieved.

 

Benefits:

  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • Work from home after the probation and training period is completed.
  • Private medical insurance
  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays and the option to purchase up to 5 extra days holiday each year.
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Membership of Employee Ownership Trust and bonus scheme after the qualifying period
  • Team Building company events, including an annual weekend conference where all offices get together.
  • Employee Assistance Programme with advice and counselling available 24/7 via the telephone or via the My Healthy Advantage App.
  • The opportunity to join an ever-growing Diverse and Inclusive Team with an excellent company culture
  • The chance to take part in firmwide Charity Fundraising Events

 

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

 

Salary: £22,000 – £26,000 p.a

 

Role/Department: Assistant Legal Cashier – Legal Aid Billing

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