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Accounting Manager

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick
Toledo, OH
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Summary:

The Accounting Manager is responsible for assisting the Chief Financial Officer with planning, directing and coordinating specific accounting operational functions of the firm. Has direct responsibility for accounting, tax, finance, budgeting, financial analysis, and strategic planning.

FLSA Status:

Salaried Exempt

Job Classification:

Reports and is responsible to the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer.

Required Responsibilities:

· Direction supervision of trust, accounts payable, accounts receivable personnel and processes, including hiring, training and retaining.

· Managing the accumulation of all financial data necessary for an accurate accounting of business results.

· Coordinates and prepares internal financial statements.

· Coordinates activities of external auditors.

· Provides management with information vital to the decision-making process.

· Manages the budget process.

· Assesses current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement and implementing new processes.

· Evaluates accounting internal control systems.

· Evaluates the effectiveness of accounting software and the supporting database.

· Develops and monitors business performance metrics.

· Oversees regulatory reporting, including tax planning and compliance.

· Assist Chief Financial Officer with profitability reporting, pricing analysis, etc.

· Assist firm’s Service Line Leaders with reporting, benchmarking and general support.

· Oversee financial reporting for Shumaker’s ancillary services – Shumaker Advisors Ohio and Shumaker Advisors Florida.


Education, Experience and Skills Required:

  • Bachelor Degree (B.A. or B.S.) four-Year College or university; Master’s preferred; five or more related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. CPA license is preferred, but not required.
  • An individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required:
  • In-depth knowledge of accepted accounting principles; working knowledge of manual and automated accounting systems; well-developed financial analysis capabilities; and demonstrated ability to manage operations and applications in accounting are essential.
  • Solid analytical skills that include the ability to read, analyze, and interpret the most complex documents.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills attune to audience for delivery of message.
  • Strong problem solving abilities; gather, identify and analyze information timely and provide alternative solutions.
  • Strong business acumen that demonstrates an understanding of the business implications of decisions.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of market and competition and aligns work with strategic goals.

 

Physical Requirements:

· Sits frequently, six out of eight hours per day. Siting position static for up to one-half hour at a time.

· Bends and stoops occasionally, up to one-half hour per day.

 

Company Description
At Shumaker we pride ourselves on our progressive human resources approach in the recruitment and career development of highly capable and diversified paralegal and support personnel. With more than 250 team members in support roles across our seven offices, Shumaker is committed to providing each person with equal opportunity, competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package.

Why You Benefit
Legal staff professionals and paralegals will find Shumaker to be a rewarding place to build their careers. We are a good place to work because we emphasize teamwork that values the roles professional staff members play in serving our clients. Our strong commitment to and success at building diversity means that each of our offices strives to reflect the experiences and capabilities of the communities where we practice and live.

What You Can Expect from Shumaker
The positions we offer include a wide range of options, from financial analysts and informational technology specialists to recruitment coordinators and secretarial personnel. The primary mission of our professional staff is the same as that of our lawyers: to add value to our clients by helping them meet their objectives. We seek highly-motivated people who can help us achieve that mission. If you want to share in that commitment, you’ll find a firm that is absolutely committed to the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin or veteran status. We want you to excel, and will give you all the support you need to do so.

Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick

At Shumaker we pride ourselves on our progressive human resources approach in the recruitment and career development of highly capable and diversified paralegal and support personnel. With more than 250 team members in support roles across our seven offices, Shumaker is committed to providing each person with equal opportunity, competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. Why You Benefit Legal staff professionals and paralegals will find Shumaker to be a rewarding place to build their careers. We are a good place to work because we emphasize teamwork that values the roles professional staff members play in serving our clients. Our strong commitment to and success at building diversity means that each of our offices strives to reflect the experiences and capabilities of the communities where we practice and live. What You Can Expect from Shumaker The positions we offer include a wide range of options, from financial analysts and informational technology specialists to recruitment coordinators and secretarial personnel. The primary mission of our professional staff is the same as that of our lawyers: to add value to our clients by helping them meet their objectives. We seek highly-motivated people who can help us achieve that mission. If you want to share in that commitment, you’ll find a firm that is absolutely committed to the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin or veteran status. We want you to excel, and will give you all the support you need to do so.

Address

1000 Jackson Street

Toledo, OH
USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance

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