Century City, CA | Direct Hire
Century City law firm seeks an Accounting Manager with a 3 years of managerial level accounting in a law firm environment to oversee daily billing, payroll, accounting and collections. This position will have multiple direct reports. Selected candidate will oversee/prepare monthly bank reconciliations; review cash application; post month-end journal entries and analyze and reconciling G/L accounts; issue monthly draft of Trial Balance and Financial Statements; process payroll and post payroll journal entries; completing quarterly/annual tax reports to G/L; and preparation for Workers Comp audits.
Other duties include monthly asset and Fixed Asset System (FAS) review and related depreciation, including 571-L reporting; working with CFO to improve and prepare monthly management package and financial statement drafts; ad hoc reports; preparing annual budget, and reforecasting, and related financial analysis; periodic review of accounting staff progress towards annual goals/department objectives; staff counseling, training, staffing and job assignments; performance and compensation reviews; and preparation for financial and retirement plan audit groups. The Accounting Manager will review and propose improvements to streamline processes and improve efficiency. The hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The qualified Accounting Manager must have strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint); knowledge of Aderant (CMS) and ADP Workforce Now is preferred. Candidate must have experience with project management and software configuration and implementation. Excellent communication skills, including the ability to present financial information to non-financial managers is necessary. The Accounting Manager must have outstanding planning, analytical, projection, and interpersonal skills.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 32 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.