Knobbe Martens, a nationally prominent intellectual property law firm, has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Controllerto join our Irvine, California office. This position reports to the Director of Finance, supervises accounting department personnel, and manages all facets of accounting operations.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: hiring and managing department personnel, contributing to the preparation of the annual budget and financial statements of the partnership, maintaining and developing the firm’s accounting policies and procedures, and assisting the Director of Finance with special accounting analysis projects and benefit plans administration.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business or Finance. A licensed CPA or CMA is desired, but not necessary. A minimum of five years of experience in a Controller level position is required and prior supervisory experience is essential. Successful candidates will have thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, superior communication skills, strong analytical skills, advanced computer skills and familiarity with databases and report writers.
About Knobbe Martens
Consistently ranked among the top intellectual property law firms in the nation and worldwide, Knobbe Martens dedicates its practice to all aspects of intellectual property law, including litigation. Knobbe Martens serves a diverse group of clients from multinational corporations to emerging businesses of all stages. The firm is headquartered in Orange County, California, with offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, New York City, and Washington, D.C., and enjoys an international reputation for excellence.
At Knobbe Martens the health and well-being of our employees is of utmost importance. We offer competitive pay and health benefits, generous paid time off, a 401(k) plan with employer contribution, educational assistance, and more. Details related to benefits will be confirmed at time of hire.
More information about the firm can be found at knobbe.com.