Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Deighton Pierce Glynn
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
We are looking for a full or part time Accounts Assistant to work alongside our Accounts Manager. This is the ideal role for an organised and hands-on person with a head for systems and numbers and a can-do attitude. Ideally you have some experience in using Microsoft Excel, strong IT and problem solving skills and the ability to work under pressure. This is an entry level role that would be suited to a graduate or similar, lack of relevant work experience is not a hindrance for the right candidate.

Salary will be GBP18-20,000 (full time) per annum (pro-rata if part time.)

We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible.

Person specification:

Essential:

Good intellectual abilities.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
At least intermediate Excel skills.
A head for numbers and processes.
A proven ability to use initiative.
Superb attention to detail.
An interest in the work the firm does.
A desire to build a career in accounts.
A methodical and efficient approach to the work and excellent organisational skills, including the ability to manage time and competing demands efficiently and to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines.
Ability to type and good computer literacy.

Desirable:

Experience of working in a solicitor's office or equivalent legal/advice work environment.
Knowledge of legal aid billing.
Knowledge of the solicitors accounts rules, specifically those applicable to a legal aid practice.

If you are interested in this role, please apply through our website.

Closing date for applications is 8am on Wednesday 13 September. Applications received after this time cannot be considered.