Our highly respected legal client headquartered in Greenway Plaza is seeking a strong Accountant to lead the accounting department. In this role, you will be responsible for all daily accounting activities such as invoicing, AP/AR, journal entries, and month-end closings. You will also act as the firm’s liaison with banks, auditors, and other accountants. Other responsibilities include:
- Maintain records of financial transactions by establishing accounts and posting transactions
- Expense report reconciliations and bank reconciliations
- Prepare monthly statements and financial reports
- Track invoices, payments, and receipts
- Daily cash reporting
Requirements for this role include a bachelor’s degree with at least 8 years of accounting experience, preferably with some years in a law firm environment. You must be a self-motivated individual who is comfortable working on their own, but also have strong communication skills when interacting with executive partners. Strong analytical skills are needed to demonstrate experience in financial statement analysis and financial metrics.