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General Ledger Accountant (3+ yrs)

Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP, a national law firm, has an immediate opening for an experienced General Ledger Accountant.  The ideal candidate must have at least 3 years of work experience, preferably in a professional services environment.  This GL Accountant will play a key role in the finance function in our Oakland HQ office, working under the direction of the Chief Accounting Officer.         
 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

Financial Statement Reconciliations and Account Analysis
Participation in month-end and year end closing procedures by preparing journal entries and supporting schedules
Working with the IT Department on leased asset management  
Maintain Rent Schedules and Contracts
Fixed Assets Reconciliation
Manage local sales and property tax filings across multiple offices
Financial analysis of operations, reporting and reclassifications of transactions
Oversee the use of Company Credit Cards, book expenses, as incurred
Collaborate with Collections, Trust, Payroll and AP Departments, when necessary
Help evaluate, recommend and implement new financial accounting controls and procedures.
Special projects as assigned by the CAO
 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting is Required
Technically proficient in accounting across multiple functions
Working knowledge of GAAP, systems, practices, controls and procedures.
Working towards a CPA qualification preferred
ERP systems experience required. 
Ability to juggle multiple projects and respond quickly to changing priorities
Ability to work independently with little direction
Excellent verbal communication and organizational skills
Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite, with advanced Excel skills
 
This is an ideal position for candidates to advance their careers in a challenging, complex environment with a successful, national law firm.  We offer a competitive salary with a full benefits package.  For consideration, please email cover letter and resume to ADMRecruiting@grsm.com, with GL Accountant in the subject line.
 
No Recruiter or telephone calls.
 
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, is an equal opportunity employer.
 
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