Accountant (Part-time)

Albuquerque, NM 87192

Employment Type: Direct Hire Category: Accounting Job Number: 7559 Compensation: $75-100/hour

Job Description

Are you a meticulous and adaptable accounting professional looking for a flexible part-time position? This respected personal injury and medical malpractice law firm is seeking a part-time accounting professional to manage the firm's financial operations, rental properties, and the senior partner's personal finances. The role is open because the incumbent is retiring after many years. Training will be provided. 


$75-100/hour (negotiable, depending on w2 vs 1099) 

- Training and Development: Receive comprehensive training under experienced staff to master legal-specific financial management.

- Flexible Schedule: This role is designed to fit around your life, offering part-time hours that are ideal for balancing personal commitments.

- Hybrid schedule available after training


- Manage Financial Operations: Oversee all aspects of financial management, including law firm trust accounts, personal finances, and rental property transactions.

- Handle Weekly and Biweekly Financial Tasks: From processing payroll to managing direct deposits and tax withholdings.

- Ensure Compliance and Reporting: Conduct monthly bank reconciliations, prepare tax filings, and customize financial reporting to meet the firm's needs.

- Respond to Urgent Requests: Assist with last-minute financial needs and ensure smooth financial operations.

Desired Profile

- Skilled in QuickBooks and Excel: You are proficient with QuickBooks Desktop and have advanced Excel skills, capable of handling complex data analysis and report customization.

- Experienced or Eager to Learn: You have a background in bookkeeping or accounting, or are eager to learn and grow into the role, particularly with specialized law firm accounting practices.

- Communicative and Detail-Oriented: You excel in managing multiple tasks efficiently and can communicate effectively with various stakeholders.

- Flexible: You are available to work approximately 1.5 days per week, which could be accommodated over three half-days, perfect for someone seeking a flexible schedule.

Albuquerque, NM


Meet Your Recruiter

Abby Dietz

Originally from Pennsylvania, Abby Dietz moved to Santa Fe from Northern Virginia/DC Metro area in 2011.  She joined The Hire Firm in a temporary role but fit the culture so well we decided to keep her!  Her strong background in sales, customer service, and executive administrative skills was the perfect blend for a staffing and recruiting professional. Abby has a fantastic ability to quickly understand clients’ needs and match those needs with talented candidates. She now focuses on managing the firm bu still recruits because she enjoys it so much.  


Abby is a living success story for temporary and temp-to-hire opportunities and has obtained three long-term, rewarding positions in her career that started as temporary or temp-to-hire. She believes in what we do and knows first-hand how being open and flexible can lead to great opportunities. She would love to share her story with anyone who is curious about it!


When she’s not working, she enjoys recharging on backpacking trips, spending time with family, friends, and fur babies, and taking classes on whatever is currently of interest to her!  Her pronouns are she/her and she invites you to share yours. 

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