Financial Accountant - International Law Firm!

  • Job Reference: JO0000005498
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Other Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Ryder Reid Legal is looking to recruit a qualified and experienced Financial Accountant to join one of our leading, international law firm clients on a permanent, hybrid working basis at their London office. The ideal candidate would have the relevant accounts based qualifications, and law firm and/or professional services experience is essential.

The general duties of the position include:

  • Enter payments (partner requests / bill transfers)
  • Authorise payments in absence of UK Finance Manager
  • Update bank reconciliations
  • Ensure Finance Assistants check bank statements regularly
  • Ensure Finance Assistants post all receipts and payments
  • Reconcile & posting the "Payroll" control accounts
  • Review with UK Finance Manager fix differences
  • Update bad debt provision schedules
  • Review AP sessions prepared by Finance Assistants as required and ask them to amend &/or post AP sessions as necessary
  • Update bank entries including splitting out large supplier payments
  • Update forecasts for expectations
  • Advise UK Finance Manager of forecast fund shortages
  • Prepare the schedule and find invoices to support payments

For further information, please apply. Due to the high volume of applications, we are not able to respond to all enquiries. If you have not received a response within 72 hours, please assume you have not been shortlisted at this stage. Thank you for taking the time to apply.

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