Trust Accountant | Toronto ON

  • Full Time
  • Toronto
  • Posted 1 month ago

Trust Accountant | Toronto ON

In this position as Trust Accounting Clerk you will be part of the Accounting team of this dynamic downtown Toronto Law firm.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Manage outgoing wires from trust accounts
  • Manage and monitor trust fund receipts and cash disbursements
  • Responsible for purchase and redemption of investments
  • Prepare monthly trust account reconciliations
  • Prepare weekly trust listing for management review
  • Responsible for T5 distribution
  • Backup for general cash receipts and accounts payable
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned.

Core Skills & Requirements:

  • University degree or College diploma in accounting
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working with trust accounts in a law firm
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel, Outlook) and with Adobe
  • Experience working with an accounting system, i.e., EQ, Elite, or PC Law
  • Prior experience with preparing EFT SD80 files is an asset
  • Possess well-developed organizational and time management skills in order to manage multiple priorities with ease in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong communication skills help to build relationships and provide excellent client service
  • A confident self-starter, who works well both independently, and in a team environment
  • A keen problem solver with a solutions-driven mindset, and a strong attention to detail ensuring accuracy in work product
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet set deadlines
  • Show good judgment and a strong work ethic.

To apply for this job email your details to donna@estaffsearch.com

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