Finance Officer Job at CBP Lawyers – in Sydney NSW

Date Posted: 4/05/2021

Job ID: 291878

Ref: 66619

Location: Sydney

Type: Permanent / Full Time

Founded over a century ago, Colin Biggers & Paisley continues to realise our vision of being recognised as the leading provider of legal services in our chosen fields of expertise. Today our practice has over 470 staff, offices in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, and a track record of high engagement and collaborative leadership.

About the role:
We are seeking a Finance Officer to join our Sydney office on a 13 month contract, commencing March 2019. Working closely with a dynamic and highly successful team, your key responsibilities will include:

Manage trust and controlled monies, including:Trust to office transfers

Month end trust reconciliations

Trust signatory maintenance

Co-ordinate the annual trust audit

Cheque receipting for office and trust

Back up for national receipting, cab charge and petty cash

Out of pocket and credit card expense management

Disbursement processing

Assist in all other accounts related duties and enquries as and when required

Ad hoc projects as required

The successful candidate:
You will be supported in this close knit team, given training, mentoring and guidance from your peers and leader. You will need to be self-motivated, energetic and adaptable in this dynamic environment. Ideal background and skills include:

Prior experience in a similar role in a professional services environment

Customer service focus

Can do attitude

Commitment to getting the job done

Strive to improve

Team focused

Ability to adapt to changing needs of the business

Strong organisational and administrative skills

About us:
At Colin Biggers & Paisley, our workplace culture focuses on excellence without losing sight of work/life balance.

We established the Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation which brings together our entire community offering, underpinned by a central strategy of promoting and protecting the rights of women and children in Australia and abroad through pro bono legal services, volunteering and charitable contributions.

We offer an environment where our values of Balance, Respect, Loyalty and Integrity guide all of our actions. We continually invest in our people, providing training, learning and support, a formal mentoring program and promoting a social and connected environment. We also offer other benefits such as social and sporting functions, rewards and recognition, casual Fridays, massages and professional memberships.

Inclusion and Diversity is a priority at Colin Biggers & Paisley. We welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation, disability or ethnicity.

About the Company

Company: CBP Lawyers –

Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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