A multidisciplinary law firm with 250 attorneys and policy advisors across 11 offices strategically located throughout the western United States, Washington, DC, and New Jersey is seeking a Controller based in our Denver, Colorado office.
The Controller will be responsible for directing the organization's financial reporting, oversight of financial statement presentation, state and local tax compliance, and internal control functions. The Controller will help create and enforce financial policies and procedures, directly manage the general ledger and tax/internal control professionals, and indirectly oversee accounts payable. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coordinating the annual financial statement review and tax return while working in conjunction with the external accounting firm, budgeting and forecasting, providing leadership for process improvement projects and oversight of fixed asset record keeping.. The Controller reports directly to the CFO and has daily interaction with shareholders and other attorneys; while directly managing the Accounts Payable Manager and Assistant Controller.
The successful candidate will possess a high level of attention to detail, as well as strong management and interpersonal skills, along with a customer service oriented approach.
Education / Position Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in accounting or financeCPA or MBA preferredCorporate and partnership tax experience a plusPrevious experience in a law firm or other professional services industry preferred5+ years of management experience requiredMinimum of 10 years of accounting experience in a senior level position in a professional environment
If you feel this is a good match for you based on your qualifications, employment history and career goals, please send your cover letter and resume.