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Staff Accountant in Dallas, TX at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/13/2019
  • Job ID:
    356108

Job Description


Accounting Now has partnered with a Law Firm in Downtown Dallas in need of a staff accountant to join their team. This person will be responsible for processing and reviewing client trust related activities in accordance with Firm policy and reconciliation of Trust bank and other related accounts. In addition will assist with audits, month-end close procedures and other financial analysis and projects as required.

Day to Day Duties, but not limited to;

  • Work with legal teams, operations management, compliance office and other departments to ensure Trust related transactions are processed correctly and timely and in accordance with Firm policy
  • Research issues and prepare appropriate Trust receipt and disbursement paperwork and forms as required
  • Reconcile Trust cash accounts to banking statements
  • Reconcile other Trust accounts to supporting details
  • Reporting of Trust activity and project progress
  • Identify key areas for improvements and propose and implement solutions
  • Assist with financial and compliance audits


Ideal Candidates will have;

  • 3 to 5 years of accounting and finance experience required
  • Accounting degree from accredited university
  • Excellent organizational skills, proven track record of accuracy and timeliness
  • Detail oriented but ability to see bigger picture
  • Strong excel and financial systems skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Can multi-task and manage multiple ongoing assignments across many departments
  • High degree of initiative and independent execution; full ownership of job tasks
  • Ability to perform in a large, deadline-driven, dynamic environment with constantly changing priorities


Apply today for immediate consideration!