Special Counsel is looking to hire a Legal Controller/Senior Accountant for a contract-to-hire opportunity with a great law firm. The ideal candidate will have exceptional management skills, highly confidential, great analytical skills, and have law firm experience.
Report and support Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Chief Operations Officer (COO) and other executive team members
Supervise monthly close-out process such as bank reconciliations and monthly financial statements
Forecast and prepare annual budgets
Present comparative analysis of forecasted budget with monthly financial statements to executive team
Controlling cash management and creating a forward liquidity projection analysis
Document, maintain, and establish financial policies and procedures
Manage relationship with clients, 3rd party contractors, and internal employees.
Create process system and assist in integrating technologies into procedures to increase efficiencies.
Prepare special reports for executive team including trends and financial summaries
Prepare and review journal entries
Oversee and implement appropriate procedures for accounts receivable and accounts payables
Manage the firm’s accounts and accounting filing system
Review vendors, contracts, and financial assets.
Law firm experience required
Familiarity with ProLaw/Perfect Law
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Good judgment and problem-solving skills
Highly organized and detail-oriented
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
CPA designation is preferred
Experience: At least 5 years as a Controller/Senior Accountant or similar role required
Employment Type: Full-time; Contract-to-Hire
Work Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM; 40 Hours
Please apply today by submitting your resume in Word format using the below link! To view all our open positions, please visit us at www.specialcounsel.com.
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