Staff Accountant

Recruiter
Amerit Consulting
Location
Cerritos
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 May 2021
Closes
26 May 2021
Job role
Accountant
Sector
Legal
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

OVERVIEW:

Our client is a leading Law firm with over 180 attorneys in nine offices throughout California, seeks an accomplished Staff Accountant.

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Position: Staff Accountant

Location: Cerritos, CA 90703

Duration: Direct Hire | 40hr/week | M–F

Salary: $60K to 65K

NOTE: Expectation is working in the office full time once things return to normal, but currently would be alternating in and out of the office on a weekly basis.


OVERALL PURPOSE:

To assist the Director of Finance, Firm Administrator and Partners in financial management and reporting.


JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Compile and consolidate all departments' budgets to create the annual Firm budget the preparation of budgets for selected expenses, including compensation.
  • Preparation of Firm's monthly financial statements and journal entries.
  • Preparation of special financial reports, including PowerPoint presentations for Partner and other management meetings held throughout the year.
  • Provide CPA with information to prepare corporate tax return.

Other Duties:

  • Preparation of lease schedule.
  • General Ledger account analysis.
  • Property Tax Returns.
  • Filing of annual 1099 reports.
  • Payment calculation of contract attorney fee splits.
  • Quarterly Bank compliance letter.
  • Prepare Monthly IT expense schedule.
  • Pension and Profit–Sharing Plans – annual audit, filing of returns, minimal day to day Prepare Partner expense deductions PNB.
  • Prepare Daily Cash Status report.
  • Prepare Ad Hoc analysis.
  • Research and maintain stale dated checks.
  • Escheat unclaimed funds as necessary.


JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3–5 years of experience required without a bachelor's degree.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, preferred.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel (spreadsheet/database creation skills).
  • Knowledge of Accounting policies (GAAP).
  • Ability to perform and understand mathematical and accounting computations accurately.
  • Ability to organize, prioritize and multi–task a variety of assignments in a fast–pace environment with minimal supervision.
  • Superior follow up abilities to ensure issues are resolved in a timely fashion.
  • Ability to work 8 hours in a day or 40 hours in a week, and some overtime when.


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I'd love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley, and assure a prompt communication, whichever direction. If you're looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we'd like to work with you.

Your Name: Akash Devgan

Title: Professional Recruiter

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