Accounting Leader at Bridge Legal

| Chicago
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Leader of Accounting and Financial Analysis

Bridge Legal is a high growth subscription software platform helping local law firms grow their businesses. Our solution allows our customers to focus on their clients while our platform helps them grow their practice. By using data, robotic process automation and an intuitive interface we deliver a measurable return on investment for our customers.

In short, we help hard working SMB business owners make more money.



This is a very exciting leadership role in accounting and finance. We’re seeking an accountant and financial analyst to lead our accounting and FP&A functions. This person will be responsible for the Balance Sheet & Income Statement, a rolling monthly forecast of Income Statement & Balance Sheet forecast and weekly cash forecasting. If you thrive in a high growth fast-paced environment and are a self starter than this position is for you.  The position will be able to work remotely or from our downtown Chicago offices.


What You Will Be Doing

  • Delivering the numbers and insights to leadership to help inform decisions as we grow

  • Monthly financial close including preparation of monthly balance sheet and income statement with analysis and insights

  • Responsible for preparing weekly cash forecast and managing cash

  • Record all financial transactions in QuickBooks Enterprise

  • Research and analyze any accounting issues

  • Responsible for preparing and executing bi-monthly payroll processing

  • Develop a model and prepare a rolling forecast and develop variance reporting for senior management

  • Ability to adapt quickly and learn new tasks independently 

  • Identify what needs to be done before being told what to do

  • Ad Hoc Reporting using Excel


Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in accounting 

  • Excellent skills in Excel and MS Word

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Experience with Quickbooks Enterprise

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and multitask

  • Attention to detail and ability to be thorough in completing tasks

  • Desire to help to automate, streamline, and document processes



  • Competitive base salary

  • Full benefits package

  • Paid holidays

  • Ability to work remotely or from our convenient downtown Chicago office

  • Positive and energetic work atmosphere that fosters collaboration

  • Social activities and a work-life balance philosophy

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email [email protected] and call and leave a message about why you're the perfect fit at (800) 870-4605
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