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Compliance Assistant – 3/4 days per week
Tunbridge Wells
This high-performing and hard-hitting, top 100 law firm have multiple offices across the Southeast, including their beautiful head-office in great West Kent location. With many Legal 500 listings over the firm’s offices, it is easy to see how successful and monumental this legal firm is in the UK. This firm have also been recognised in The Lawyer 200 and by Chambers and Partners. This impressive firm works alongside extremely high-net-worth private and commercial clients, all while maintaining a strong emphasis on work/life balance and flexibility for their staff.
This team is looking to take on a Compliance Assistant as soon as possible to assist their team. The successful applicant will report directly to the firm’s Head Cashier and will cover all aspects of financial compliance to ensure standards and timeframes are met in line with the SRA Accounts Rules and internal policies. Liaising with fee earners and secretaries to maximise co-operation. The firm are hoping to take on someone hard-hitting and innovative who has different methods in which they contact clients, rather than sending standard templates every two weeks. This is all while keeping in mind that client care comes first, and situations should never be taken too far.
Some of the central duties of this role include, but are not limited to:
  • To assist in the identification of residual balances
  • Ensuring that funds being paid are in line with the SRA Accounts Rules
  • Requesting approval from the SRA to withdraw client funds when necessary
  • To review fee and expense estimates, liaising with legal teams and updating when necessary
  • Reviewing and approving financial/completion statements
Location: Tunbridge Wells (hybrid working)
Salary: £25,000 - £28,000 FTE

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