Modrall Sperling Law Firm

Staff Openings

Director of Accounting

Modrall Sperling, one of New Mexico’s largest law firms, is searching for a Director of Accounting.

The ideal candidate must have extensive knowledge and experience with all aspects of the operational and financial issues associated with cash management, client billing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll processing, taxes, budgeting, general ledger management, and preparation of monthly, annual, and ad hoc financial statements.  Must generate profitability reports and other accounting reports as needed, maintain asset schedules and compute depreciation, and prepare initial tax schedules.  Prepares and oversees year-end distribution of shareholder income.  Supervises a staff of seven.

Candidates must demonstrate independent judgment and initiative in recognizing and resolving problems, possess impeccable integrity in personnel and fiduciary matters, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be detail oriented.  Strong technical skills with accounting and billing software required.

A bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a minimum of 10 years of related experience, including 3 years of supervisory/management experience, is required for consideration.  CPA strongly preferred.

This is an outstanding opportunity to work with one of New Mexico’s leading law firms.  Please send resumes to susanh@modrall.com.