We’ve got an exciting opportunity for those seeking to entry into a career in accounting within the legal field! Our client, a large, regional firm is seeking a full-time entry-level Accounting Assistant to provide primary support to their Trust Accountant.
In addition to working within the firm’s accounting team, lawyers, and legal support professionals to ensure timely processing of trust transactions, the successful candidate will also be responsible for filing and scanning trust documentation in a timely manner; obtaining the appropriate signature for trust transactions (cheques, EFTs, and/or wire transfers); following-up and obtaining missing documentation from internal and external partners; and performing ad-hoc duties, as required, including bank runs, posting, and processing transactions.
The successful candidate will have graduated from high school, at least 2 years of office or accounting-related experience, intermediate proficiency with MS Excel and Word applications, high attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
Don’t miss this opportunity to develop your accounting experience from the ground up! Apply today.