LUCA LLC Controller Mountain Brook, AL · Full time

We are searching for a 5+ year experienced accountant to join our Inc. 5000 Birmingham based firm.

Description

At LUCA, we are seeking to redefine the way small and medium-sized businesses connect with accountants and financial experts. Our clients trust us as their accounting and finance partners. In exchange, we work diligently to bring visibility, scale, and strategic advice to their businesses.


Are you looking to continue your career as an accountant with a team that is flexible, yet driven to serve our clients and their goals? 


At Luca, we utilize technology to eliminate repetitive tasks and invest time in process improvement. We empower our team to provide a satisfying client experience. 


We are in search of an accountant who is ready to engage a wide range of clients with energy and strong communication, and provide support to our growing team.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Organize and update financial records
  • Analyze transactions and prepare reports
  • Perform regular, detailed audits to ensure accuracy in financial documents
  • Oversee ledger reconciliation
  • Participate in budgeting processes
  • Interface with our tax team to help facilitate accurate and timely tax filings
  • Monitor bookkeeping activities regularly
  • Keep client company financial information confidential
  • Establish accounting policies and procedures
  • Stay informed on industry developments and changes in regulations
  • Work on special tasks and projects that will undoubtedly arise on a regular basis, including attending client meetings or calls in a support role
  • Build relationships with our clients and with us! We have personalities, really!



What we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience as a CPA or Accountant 
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting and financial procedures
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Advanced MS Excel knowledge (familiarity with formulas, VLOOKUPs and pivot tables)
  • Someone with confidence in communicating with clients on various complex accounting topics
  • Someone with exceptional attention to and love of detail and all things organized
  • Strong time management and multitasking skills in order to meet and exceed all deadline
  • Experience with cloud-based accounting softwares and tools is a plus