Legal Staff Accountant - Washington, D.C.

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 03-02-2018

Staff Accountant - Washington, D.C.   
The Finance & Accounting Department of a top-notch law firm has a Staff Accountant opening.- The Staff Accountant will assist
the Accounting Manager in reconciling general ledger accounts, preparing and analyzing monthly financial statements and preparing
financial schedules as required and will assist the Director of Tax and Payroll and the Director of Accounting as needed. The Staff
Accountant will provide back up on fixed assets accounting and client trust and escrow accounts as needed.

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
• Minimum of two years of experience in general ledger/financial reporting.
• Experience at a law firm or other professional services organization preferred.
• Public accounting or audit experience preferred.
• CPA or CPA candidate preferred.
• Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (data manipulation, advanced formulas, pivot tables, vlookups, etc.).
• A strong general knowledge of accounting, including journal entries, reconciliations, expense variations, etc.
• Ability to multitask and prioritize tasks, with a sense of urgency, while maintaining high attention to detail and accuracy.
• Excellent organization skills in a fast-paced environment.
• Effective oral and written communication skills.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Ability to demonstrate a high degree of trustworthiness in handling confidential and sensitive information.
• Strong client service skills.
• Self-motivated and able to work independently.
• Flexibility to work additional hours, as needed.
To Apply:Please email your resume for immediate consideration to:
Craig Fleck
Vice President
Chelsea Search Group
3050 Rue D'Orleans #317
San Diego, CA 92110
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