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Trust & Accounts Officer - legal

Job Title: Trust & Accounts Officer - legal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: $80,000-120,000 p.a, depending on experience
Reference: 3318659s
Contact Name: Phillip Pham
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Job Published: August 31, 2021 16:04

Job Description

*$60-80,000 p.a, depending on experience

*Previous experience in legal or professional services ESSENTIAL

*Chance to make your mark and build processes

My client is a well-respected national law firm, with a growing presence. They are seeking an experienced Legal finance / Accounts Officer who is interested in working in a broad, all-encompassing capacity.

Reporting to the Managing Partner, the Senior Finance Officer will support the day-to-day running of the internal finance function. Supported by an external consultant

Duties will include;
  • Enter receipts and payments;
  • Reconciling bank accounts;
  • Manage accounts payable function;
  • Payment of invoices to external providers;
  • Managing expenses;
  • Trust transactions and reconciliation of the account;
  • Financial reporting as and when required;
  • Supporting the firm's billing processes;
  • Setting up a system for management of expenses;
  • Developing policies and processes relating to finance;
  • Other ad-hoc finance and administrative duties as required
About you
  • 2 years+ in a finance role within legal, professional services, or other partnership structured business
  • Previous experience in trust accounting is essential, and any exposure to billings, AP and AR are highly regarded.
  • Strong communication skills as well as attention to detail
  • Exceptional time management
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Office Suite  
If this sounds like you, please hit "apply" or contact Phillip Pham on 9775 5922 for a confidential discussion.