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Finance Assistant

Salary:£17000 - £19000 Per Annum DOE
Benefits:full time
Start Date:ASAP
Job Ref: YO13776
Posted: 01/09/2017
Job Description

Do you have basic accounting knowledge and great customer service skills with the desire to join a friendly, family oriented team?

We may have a great role for you!

Smart is seeking a finance assistant for a local solicitors to support their fantastic legal team. You must be a team player that thrives in an environment of shared goals and achievements to ensure the ongoing success of your team. This position is a hands on, key role in the finance team providing day to day support to fee earners as part of the team:


  • Basic / Intermediate knowledge of Accounting
  • Experience of working in a finance team
  • Knowledge of solicitors accounts helpful but not essential
  • Preferably working towards AAT, but this is not essential
  • Good keyboard skills and ability to key to a high standard of speed and accuracy
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Can-do attitude
  • Flexibility and ability to multitask and manage time efficiently
  • Show a tenacity and determination to accomplish tasks within deadlines
  • Thorough, accurate and numerate with financial data
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Responsibilities include:

  • Processing Residential & Commercial Conveyancing completions
  • Process Electronic Bank payments (incoming and outgoing)
  • Inputting data onto accounts system
  • Assisting with the daily credit card payments
  • Dealing with queries
  • General administration and filing of own work.

Software used:

  • Law Soft
  • Online Bank system
  • Main Microsoft programs : Word, outlook, excel, etc.

If this role interests you, interviews will be next week so please apply today!