LUCA LLC Financial Operations Specialist Mountain Brook, AL · Full time

A LUCA Financial Operations Specialist leads our core business function of bookkeeping and financial accounting for our small business clients.


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.

You can expect to work in a laid-back, flexible environment in our Mountain Brook, Alabama office space, or occasionally from one of the local co-working spaces or coffee shops when you need a change of scenery. All we ask for in return is someone who loves to work hard, and play even harder, as fits the occasion.

What you’ll do:

  • Provide exceptional account management services for our diversified portfolio of clients, including:
  • handle bank reconciliations and transaction processing
  • manage accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • prepare and file business license applications and renewals
  • manage payroll, new employees, and terminated employees
  • prepare financial reports for review and exception handling
  • coordinate with clients on information requests
  • Work on special tasks and projects that will undoubtedly arise each week, including onboarding new clients and attending client meetings in a support role
  • Troubleshoot service-related problems, adapt to the needs of our clients, and recommend specialized solutions
  • As you become familiar with the needs of our clients, provide feedback to the team on what is working well and what improvements can be made
  • Build relationships with our clients and with us! We have personalities, really!

What we’re looking for:

  • 2-5 years bookkeeping/accounting experience preferred
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Business or completion of a certified bookkeeping course preferred (tax experience is a major plus)
  • Someone with exceptional attention to and love of detail and all things organized
  • Someone with cloud-based accounting experience (e.g.,Quickbooks, Xero, Netsuite, Intacct, Accounting Seed)
  • Someone with a willingness to form relationships and communicate with our growing client base
  • Someone who is excited to grow with our start-up and is understanding of, and adaptable to, the entrepreneurial expressway