The client are well established and have offices around West Yorkshire, due to expansion they are looking for a File Review Auditor.
The role will be maily working out of the Bradford branch however succesful canddiates will be reuqired to be willling and able to work from the Ilkley, Harrogate and Leeds office, generally one day per month.
To check firm’s compliance with Lexcel and the SRA regulations and rules of professional code of conduct, performing independent file reviews contributing to the supervision required by the Lexcel. To identify corrective action required.
Work with the Facilities Manager in maintaining the Lexcel Accreditation;
Maintain the documented file review procedure throughout the firm including the reporting procedure to aid partners to manage risk;
Perform file reviews as directed for each lawyer;
Ensure that the corrective action needed is completed within 28 days to comply with Lexcel, if not to liaise with Managing Partner;
Assist in preparation of a monthly report to partners about Identifying areas of risk within the firm and developing strategies to manage that risk within the commercial and practical constraints of a law firm;
Experience of working with law firms and Lexcel accreditation useful
Experience in Solicitors Accounts Rules (SAR) useful
Ability to communicate clearly
Computer Literate - Windows, Excel, Word and Outlook skills useful.
Training will be given in Partner for Windows – Technology for Business.
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join a successful, expanding company and gain secure employment.
Anyone who is interested please apply immediately