Legal Billing Specialist

Portland, ME

Posted: 06/11/2024 Industry: Accounting

Job Description

· Distribute draft billing reports monthly, and as requested, to billing attorneys for review

· Implement edits, transfers of time/costs, and answer inquiries from billing attorneys as indicated on draft billing reports; proactively review, verify, and edit time/cost entries to ensure accuracy of client invoices

· Accurately and efficiently process and finalize invoices in Accounting system, based on client and attorney requirements

· Prepare, process, and troubleshoot submission of client invoices on third party billing platforms

· Update and maintain billing related Client and Matter data in Accounting system

· Respond to internal/external Billing and Accounts Receivable inquiries

· Perform client trust related functions, including wire transfers and cutting checks as authorized by case attorneys

· Other administrative finance duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

· Ideal candidate will have thorough knowledge of Accounting, Billing & Accounts Receivable areas as well as basic knowledge of general office procedures

· Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering financial information

· Exceptional customer service skills; ability to respond to requests from internal/external customers in a prompt, professional manner

· Ability to work in fast-paced, professional environment with ever-changing deadlines & priorities

· Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word); experience with billing/accounting software package a plus

· Ability to maintain confidentiality concerning financial & employee information

· 3-5 years relevant work experience preferred

· Associates and/or Bachelor’s degree preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $24.00 - $26.00 per hour

Benefits:

 

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

 

Schedule:

 

  • Monday to Friday

 

Work Location: In person

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Deb Jabine
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