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Trust Accounting Officer

Job Title: Trust Accounting Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: Up to $90K inc super
Reference: 3265106
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Job Published: May 10, 2021 22:46

Job Description

  • Up to $90K inc super
  • Trust accounting/controlled monies experience required
  • Legal experience essential

Reporting into the Accounting Manager, you'll be responsible for trust accounting function for this leading law firm.  
Your core duties will include the maintenance of trust accounts, trust compliance & adherence to policy, bank reconciliations, handling trust-related queries, trust reporting, trust audits, payments, arranging bank drafts and handling billings overflow during busy periods.

You will also act as backup in other accounting duties, as required. 

Finally, your remit will include the identification and implementation of process improvement initiatives.

You are experienced in the legal sector and will have extensive trust accounting / controlled monies exposure. 

You'll also have excellent communication skills, exceptional customer service focus and the ability to comfortably engage with senior management when required.