Accounting Manager

Well established law firm is seeking a highly motivated Accounting Manager. This position will report to the CFO and ensure that work within the Accounting department is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner.  Duties include responsibility for General Ledger, payroll and other accounting transactions, in addition to the oversight of accounting personnel and completion of all accounting deadlines.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Work with CFO to improve and prepare monthly management package and financialstatement drafts
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliations and propose corrective entries.
  • Review of the cash application and accounts payable processes to streamline and improve handling.
  • Post month-end journal entries and analyze and reconcile GL accounts monthly; Issue monthly draft of Trial Balance and Financial Statements.
  • Process payroll and post payroll journal entries, including monthly update of benefits and related deductions.
  • Coach, train and manage performance of accounting team members; Administer performance evaluations and review compensation
  • Preparation of year-end schedules and work with outside financial and retirement plan audit groups as needed.

Requirements:

  • Progressive accounting/financial experience in a law firm environment, including a minimum of two years’ management of accounting personnel and oversight of accounting functions
  • Knowledge of Aderant (CMS) and ADP Workforce Now preferred.
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, & Power Point; Ability to train accounting personnel in skill enhancement in this area.
  • Project management and software implementation experience required; Ability to lead a project team and to work on project teams led by others.

Matura Farrington is an EEOC employer and will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and all other local, state and federal laws.

Interested Candidates should send resumes to Adrienne@matfar.com.

Job Order # 33702

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