1+ months
2018-06-042018-09-05

Senior Accountant

Greenberg Traurig
Doral, FL
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Greenberg Traurig, a global law firm, has an excellent opportunity for a Senior Accountant in our Doral office. We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.
Position Summary:
The Senior Accountant reports to the Manager – Finance & Accounting. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, general ledger accountability and financial reporting, as well as other special projects as assigned. 
This role requires strong problem solving skills in accounting and finance, with a focus on taxes and audit requirements for US offices and the understanding of process, quality and efficiency of work product. Collaboration with local accountants and GT’s tax group to find the right solution is encouraged and expected. 
Duties & Responsibilities:  
  • Monitor accounting practices and workflows as well as the month end close process to ensure compliance and consistency with Firm accounting
  • General ledger accounting and mapping; fixed asset accounting
  • Processes month-end balancing and journal entries
  • Ensure all necessary reconciliations (e.g. between Aderant and local statutory systems) are being done on a timely basis; account analysis
  • Prepare, review and analyze financial statements
  • Support FP&A team and Tax department with acquiring information and preparing any needed information for performance analysis
  • Support month-end and year-end close process
  • Ensure compliance with Accounting principles
  • Document business processes and accounting policies and controls; spot errors and identify ways to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Provide input into department’s goal setting process; drive improvements in processes or policies
  • Update Accounting/Finance department SharePoint site with all necessary supporting documentationSkills & Competencies:
    • Strong organization skills, be a strategic thinker and have the ability to coordinate activities and projects; attention to detail
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; a strong team player-coach who enjoys working in a collaborative environment with the ability to work well under pressure
    • Confidence, energy and personality to work in a dynamic environment across all levels of management, functions and geographies
    • Problem solver with ability to successfully adapt to changing priorities and work demands
    • Understanding our AP workflow, ChromeRiver and the related FX and tax implications
    • Understanding Aderant (ERP) basic entries and related FX and tax implications 
      Qualifications & Prior Experience:  
      • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required (Masters in Accounting preferred)
      • CPA or CPA candidate
      • Candidate will have 5 or more years’ experience of general accounting from a legal or service-related industry, Big Four experience preferred
      • Experience with Aderant and/or service firms a plus
      • Proficiency with Windows-based software and Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook is required
        At Greenberg Traurig, we are committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. It has been, and continues to be our goal, to foster a well-balanced workforce that contains a significant presence of minorities and women.

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