Business Administration Executive position

 

FindLaw UK, an entrepreneurial business unit of Thomson Reuters, is the UK arm of the world’s leading provider of online legal information and Internet marketing solutions for law firms. FindLaw UK also runs the Caven service, the UK’s leading provider of client-solicitor introductions.
 
We are looking for a Business Administration Executive to join our Accounts team providing infrastructure support for our rapidly growing company. The opportunity is best suited individuals who have had previous accounts or customer service experience in a fast-paced work environment. This is not an opportunity suited for ACCA students or qualified candidates.
 

The role:

  • Dealing with the organisation’s customers, suppliers and external advisors
  • Preparation, presentation and interpretation of regular management accounts and related reports
  • Evaluating alternative courses of action and making specific recommendations; following up results of reports
  • Identification of costs and revenues relating to specific business decisions, for example the introduction, amendment or deletion of a product or service
  • Aspects of account management for a variety of law firms across the UK and parts of Europe
  • The opportunity to be involved in a wide spectrum of business matters

The ideal candidate:

  • A proven ability to think quickly and exhibit strong problem solving attributes
  • Has the ability to be methodical and plan in advance
  • Experience in working with various computer software packages, particularly Microsoft Excel
  • Have a professional telephone manner and can be firm with customers and/or suppliers when required
  • Ability to meet internal administrative requirements with attention to detail
  • Ambition to take on challenges and opportunities presented by the growth of the business
  • Fun, friendly, eager to learn and works well in a team
In return we offer:
  • £18K basic salary + excellent benefits , including contributory pension, health insurance and generous holiday allowance
  • A fun and lively working environment in a fast-growth company
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
Please visit our website at www.findlaw.co.uk. If you think you are suitable for this position, please send your CV and a brief introduction to emma.kiley@craven.org.uk and we will respond to candidates that we wish to take forward within 7 working days. Please note that, due to the number of applicants that this role attracts, we are only able to respond to successful candidates.
 
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