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[not to apply] Staff Accountant

LHH

$25.00 - $30.00 per Hour

Kansas City


Job Description: Staff Accountant - Legal Industry


Location: Kansas City, Missouri (KCMO) Type: Temporary-to-Hire Salary: $25 - $30 per hour


Company Overview: Our client is a reputable legal firm located in Kansas City, Missouri, committed to delivering top-notch legal services to our clients. Currently, we are seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Staff Accountant to join our finance team on a temporary basis, with the potential for a permanent role. This position offers a unique opportunity to contribute your accounting expertise within the legal sector.


Position Overview: As a Staff Accountant in our legal firm, you will play a critical role in maintaining accurate financial records and supporting the financial operations of the organization. Your meticulous attention to detail and commitment to accuracy will directly impact our financial reporting and overall success. This role provides a chance to work within a professional legal environment while utilizing your accounting skills.


Responsibilities:


  • Perform general accounting tasks including recording financial transactions, preparing journal entries, and reconciling accounts.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements, reports, and budgets, ensuring accuracy and compliance with accounting standards.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to analyze financial data and provide insights to support decision-making.
  • Assist in month-end and year-end close processes, including reconciliations and accruals.
  • Process accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Maintain organized and up-to-date financial records, both physical and electronic.
  • Support internal and external audits by providing necessary documentation and explanations.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, legal regulations, and GAAP principles.
  • Contribute to process improvement initiatives to enhance efficiency within the finance function.
  • Perform ad hoc financial analysis and tasks as required.

Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field is preferred.
  • Previous experience (1-3 years) as a staff accountant, preferably within the legal industry.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel is required; experience with legal billing software is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles, financial reporting, and reconciliation processes.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in financial record-keeping.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to address financial discrepancies and irregularities.
  • Effective communication skills to interact with colleagues and provide financial insights.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Enthusiasm for working collaboratively as part of a finance team.
  • Familiarity with legal industry practices and terminology is a plus.

Work Environment: This position is based 100% in our Kansas City office, offering a professional and dynamic legal atmosphere. You will collaborate closely with the finance team and interact with legal professionals to ensure seamless financial operations.


Compensation: The hourly wage for this position ranges from $25 to $30 per hour, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Successful completion of the temporary period may lead to a permanent role with competitive benefits.

Pay Details: $25.00 to $30.00 PER HOUR

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.

Ref INT_US_EN_27_844849_3003886

[not to apply] Staff Accountant

LHH

$25.00 - $30.00 per Hour

Kansas City


Job Description: Staff Accountant - Legal Industry


Location: Kansas City, Missouri (KCMO) Type: Temporary-to-Hire Salary: $25 - $30 per hour


Company Overview: Our client is a reputable legal firm located in Kansas City, Missouri, committed to delivering top-notch legal services to our clients. Currently, we are seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Staff Accountant to join our finance team on a temporary basis, with the potential for a permanent role. This position offers a unique opportunity to contribute your accounting expertise within the legal sector.


Position Overview: As a Staff Accountant in our legal firm, you will play a critical role in maintaining accurate financial records and supporting the financial operations of the organization. Your meticulous attention to detail and commitment to accuracy will directly impact our financial reporting and overall success. This role provides a chance to work within a professional legal environment while utilizing your accounting skills.


Responsibilities:


  • Perform general accounting tasks including recording financial transactions, preparing journal entries, and reconciling accounts.
  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements, reports, and budgets, ensuring accuracy and compliance with accounting standards.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to analyze financial data and provide insights to support decision-making.
  • Assist in month-end and year-end close processes, including reconciliations and accruals.
  • Process accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Maintain organized and up-to-date financial records, both physical and electronic.
  • Support internal and external audits by providing necessary documentation and explanations.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, legal regulations, and GAAP principles.
  • Contribute to process improvement initiatives to enhance efficiency within the finance function.
  • Perform ad hoc financial analysis and tasks as required.

Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field is preferred.
  • Previous experience (1-3 years) as a staff accountant, preferably within the legal industry.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel is required; experience with legal billing software is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles, financial reporting, and reconciliation processes.
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy in financial record-keeping.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to address financial discrepancies and irregularities.
  • Effective communication skills to interact with colleagues and provide financial insights.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Enthusiasm for working collaboratively as part of a finance team.
  • Familiarity with legal industry practices and terminology is a plus.

Work Environment: This position is based 100% in our Kansas City office, offering a professional and dynamic legal atmosphere. You will collaborate closely with the finance team and interact with legal professionals to ensure seamless financial operations.


Compensation: The hourly wage for this position ranges from $25 to $30 per hour, commensurate with experience and qualifications. Successful completion of the temporary period may lead to a permanent role with competitive benefits.

Pay Details: $25.00 to $30.00 PER HOUR

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy


The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.

Ref INT_US_EN_27_844849_3003886
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