FINANCE ASSISTANT (LAW FIRM)

Phil Rands

£25k DOE + Benefits – Greater Manchester, M2

A Finance Assistant, who has billing experience and a strong academic background, is needed to join a world-renowned law firm. Working from their Manchester Office, expect a rare opportunity for huge personal growth, and the chance to learn from ex-Magic Circle, ex-Big 4, and ex-top tier strategy consulting colleagues within an award-winning finance team.
Led by “Britain’s top divorce lawyer” this firm has built an enviable reputation as the home of life-changing, law-changing divorce and family litigation for high and ultra-high net worth cases. Enjoying exponential growth over the last 5 years, they are notorious for hiring the best candidates to get the best results. They are now seeking a Finance Assistant / Legal Biller to take ownership over transactional processing tasks.

The Finance Assistant / Legal Biller will be responsible for:
  • Processing and reviewing monthly bills and credit notes.
  • Managing and maintaining billing records.
  • Ensuring that SRA Account rules and VAT regulations are being followed.
  • Processing receipts and managing third party disbursements.
  • Liaising with the legal team regarding client’s financial case management.
  • Providing credit control support, where required.
  • Suggesting improvements to the finance billing processes to improve throughput time. 
To qualify… You should be a Finance Assistant / Legal Biller / Billing Coordinator / Finance Support Officer / Finance Administrator or similar with a CV that demonstrates:
  • Billing experience, ideally within a law firm environment.
  • A strong degree level education from a top university.
  • You are highly organised with excellent attention to detail.
  • You are able to work at pace with a large number of transactions per day.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a talent for influencing senior colleagues.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • A positive, curious, creative, and open-minded.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Finance Assistant / Legal Biller to join a fantastic high growth law firm who really believes in supporting their employees and providing a great place to work. In return, expect private health and dental insurance, subsidised fitness club membership and much more.