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Accounting Analyst

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Wheeling, WV
  • Job Code
    199429 11/3/2017
Accounting Analyst

Accounting Analyst

Orrick currently has an opportunity for a Accounting Analystin the Global Operations Center ("GOC") in Wheeling WV.

Orrick is again one of the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, the annual list that recognizes companies with extraordinary workplace cultures. Selected among hundreds of companies that Fortune considered this year, Orrick is one of only five law firms to make the 2017 list.

Are you a self-starter and have a high level of initiative and drive? Are you looking for a position to use your analytical and project management skills? In this role, under the direction of the Global Finance Compliance Manager, you will capture, assemble, and disseminate actionable financial information that can be utilized by management and manage projects from start to finish, including presentations to all levels within the Firm.

Responsibilities:
• You will work with the Global Finance Compliance Manager to develop and implement effective and internally consistent systems, methods and procedures in relation to billing and collections, pricing and engagement management, accounting, etc. and analyzing the firm's large, high profile engagements. Lead monthly matter management meetings.
• You will develop and implement new financial workflows that align with recognized standard methodologies. Assess existing finance workflows for improvement opportunities; document and implement changes.
• You will perform internal audits to ensure that all policies and procedures are adhered to and are consistent across the Firm.
• You will develop and implement training programs for finance departments worldwide.
• You will gather statistics and report on the time lag/billing certification compliance program. Answer questions from partners regarding their monthly time lag averages.
• You will analyze worldwide cash receipts and prepare daily reporting to management.
• You maintain spreadsheets to track various cash functions.
• You will provide backup support to the Accounts Receivable Department.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required with 1-3 years of applicable experience.
• Highly proficient in the use of computerized general ledger systems (CMS) and advanced Excel/MS Word applications, and operating in a Windows environment
• Self-starter, highly motivated and well organized
• Ability to work under little supervision
• Strong analytical and written and verbal communication skills

Orrick is a leading global law firm with a particular focus on serving companies in the technology, energy and financial sectors. We are recognized worldwide for delivering the highest-quality, legal advice and for our culture of innovation and collaboration.

Our formula for success is simple—we provide the highest quality service to our clients and we hire the brightest and most talented individuals at every level. As an employer of choice we will provide our employees with challenging work, training opportunities, team oriented culture, and the opportunity to work with the best talent in the legal profession.

Our GOC in Wheeling, West Virginia, is home to more than 300 members. Established more than a decade ago, it was the first centralized administrative operation in a major law firm.

Orrick offers a friendly work environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits.

Please visit www.orrick.com for more information about the firm.

To submit your resume and cover letter for this position, please select the Apply For This Job option at the top of the page.

No phone calls please.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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Wheeling, WV

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