Accountant Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen

Sector: Legal

Type: Full Time|Permanent


£30000 – £32000/annum

Full Time, Legal Vacancy In Lancashire


Eventus Recruitment are seeking an Accountant for a Law firm based in Blackburn. You will be managing the firms accounts team ensuring the successful development of the firm in line with the strategy identified in the business plan.

Role Responsibilities

You will be responsible for producing Management accounts including profit and loss accounts, balance sheets, budgeting and forecast reports for the business, produce and present to Senior Management, monthly financial reports, ensuring Client and office banking including inputting invoices and sending out cheques and producing paperwork for BACS payments are completed. You will have responsibilities for completing Management accounts for the company, supporting members of staff with their workloads and ensuring tasks completed as set. You will also be required to conduct various ad-hoc analysis for senior management, attend relevant training as required, occasionally travelling outside of the office, liaise with HMRC, Customs and Excise and other related authorities, maintain knowledge of and adhere to the requirements of the rules and the accounting requirements of SRA Handbook and SRA Accounts Rules, oversee Payroll processing tasks and step in as necessary and produce and present to Management monthly KPI reports.

Person Specification

You will have an accountancy qualification (ACA or ACCA), Proven record of Team Management, excellent written and oral communication skills. You will have a good knowledge of Microsoft Office incl word, excel, Payroll Processing experience, Knowledge and understanding of GDPR and Equality Standards and Up-to-date with MLRO regulations. You will ideally have knowledge of SRA Code of Conduct and SRA Accounts Rules, previous experience of working in a law firm and previous experience with Proclaim case management software.


You will be joining an incredibly supportive and successful firm. The firm places huge emphasis on work-life balance and mental well being. A competitive salary, strong benefits package including flexible working hours and a positive working environment is on offer with this role. Offering 21 days holiday plus Bank holiday and free onsite parking.

About the Company

A law firm that do not adhere to the traditional view of a solicitors practice, and as such like to make themselves approachable and available at all times, providing direct and clear advice to anyone that needs legal assistance.

Next Steps

If you are interested in learning more about this Accountant role, please send your CV to Shelley Gilchrist at Eventus Recruitment Cheshire

2023-01-11 09:38:39

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Updated 26-01-2023 22:05

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