1+ months
2018-06-042018-09-02

Senior Accountant \u2013 Non US offices

Greenberg Traurig
Doral, FL
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Greenberg Traurig, a global law firm, has an excellent opportunity for Senior International Accountant in our Doral office. We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.
The Senior Accountant for international offices (London, Berlin, Amsterdam, Warsaw, Tel Aviv) will be responsible for monitoring core accounting functions. Additional responsibilities will include supporting consolidations and eliminations, reconciliations, key management reporting packages, providing support to the tax team and ad-hoc projects.
This role requires strong problem solving skills in accounting, finance, and revenue management with a focus on taxes and audit requirements for non 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. This position may require travel outside the US.
Duties & Responsibilities:  
  • Monitor accounting practices and workflows as well as the month end close process to ensure compliance and consistency with Firm accounting
  • Identify accounting issues and assist others with resolving issues
  • Ensure all necessary reconciliations (e.g. between Aderant and local statutory systems) are being done on a timely basis while developing local staff
  • Support tax compliance and maintenance of supporting documentation (e.g. inter-company agreements, Transfer Pricing documentation) with the tax team
  • Support FP&A team with acquiring information and preparing any needed information for performance analysis
  • Drive improvements in processes or policies
  • Update Accounting/Finance department SharePoint site with all necessary supporting documentation 
    Skills & 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
    • 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
      • Experience in an international environment
      • Candidate will have 5 or more years’ experience of general accounting from a legal or service-related industry
      • Experience working with colleagues in any of these countries Germany, Netherlands, Israel, Poland, and the UK, is preferred
      • Proficiency with Windows-based software and Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook is required
      • Proficiency with SharePoint
        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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