Job Vacancy – Accounts Department

Opportunity in our Head Office Accounts Department in Wakefield

We are seeking a further member of staff to join our busy accounts team based at our Wakefield office.  The role can be split between office and home working once full training has been provided.  We are ideally looking for someone full-time.

No Recruitment Agencies please

About the role

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Checking and sending time sensitive bank transfers
  • Logging supplier invoices on our purchase ledger and arranging payments to suppliers
  • Taking payments over the phone from clients
  • Handling client accounts queries
  • Reviewing client lists and liaising with fee earners on any matters requiring action
  • Assisting with other tasks as required by the accounts department

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Ability to work under time pressure
  • Ability to work to a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to handle confidential matters with discretion
  • A working knowledge of Excel
  • Previous experience in an accounts role is desirable but not essential

Additional skills/Experience advantageous:

  • Advanced Excel skills (for example using pivot tables)
  • Familiarity with working on a purchase ledger
  • Familiarity with client ledgers
  • A working knowledge of Solicitors’ Accounts Rules

Switalskis are proud to offer an extensive benefits package as well as competitive salaries.  If you feel you have the right skill set for this role please send across your CV to our HR Manager – Michelle.paga@switalskis.com