Legal Bookkeeper/Accounts Assistant

Job Description

About Us:

PracticeEvolve Legal software company provide Practice Management software (Accounting, Workflow and Document Management) to Law Firms throughout the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.

With offices in Cork, Leeds, Bath, and Sydney, we are a diverse team of dedicated individuals, working internationally and using our combined talents to excel in this niche industry. By being reliable, responsible, and reputable, our vision is to be the most respected global cloud Legal Technology provider by constantly exceeding expectations.

We are recruiting an accounts assistant to join our Bookkeeping team. The ideal candidate would be expected to provide a consistent and efficient legal accounts service to clients.

What we offer:

At PE once you join us you become part of an amazing community of Evolvers. We offer training in many different topics in professional development and personal development. We believe in motivating our people to meet their goals and progress in their career and are big on internal promotions. There are so many opportunities for progression and have had many success stories this year and in previous years.

Some other employee benefits include:

  • Competitive salary package
  • Welcome Pack complete with PE merchandise
  • Health hero Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Income Protection
  • Life Cover
  • Annual leave 26 days plus public holidays
  • Referral scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Friday Social Club
  • Remote working model with an expectation of occasional site visits
  • Sick pay

Main Duties:

  • Working in a team and providing a consistent, polite and customer focused service to our clients at all times
  • Using the EvolveGo System
  • Check and Post electronic posting slips which have been completed by Clients
  • Check and Input supplier invoices emailed by Clients
  • Complete and interpret Office/Client/Deposit bank reconciliations
  • Produce and interpret reports for Clients
  • Liaise with clients using Email/Telephone/Internal support system
  • Assisting with the month end process and helping to run month end reports and also VAT reports when required.
  • Setting up bank payments for some clients and advising they can be authorised

Essential Requirements:

  • Fully conversant with double entry bookkeeping
  • Good IT skills – knowledge of Microsoft software
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A confident and assertive individual who will be able to appreciate the needs of our customers, whilst balancing the pressure of a high-volume posting environment.

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of Solicitors Accounts rules
  • Experience working in a front-line legal account environment for minimum of 2 years

PE is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other legally protected status.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Work from home


  • Day shift


  • bookkeeping: 2 years (required)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: Remote

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