Lead Accountant
Updated on 2/15/2024
First American

10,001+ employees

Title insurance & professional settlement services
Company Overview
First American is on a mission to provide comprehensive title insurance protection and professional closing/settlement services that produce clear property titles and enable the efficient transfer of real estate.
Data & Analytics
Real Estate

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1889

Headquarters

Santa Ana, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

5%
Locations
Canoga Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
CategoriesNew
Accounting
Requirements
  • 15-20 years of experience in the field of Accounting primarily in the Auditing, Tax, Compliance functions
  • Expert knowledge in fundamentals of GAAP
  • Advanced level skills in Excel
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting; CPA a plus
Responsibilities
  • Maintain the integrity of accounting information and systems in accordance with standards and rules under GAAP
  • Reconcile, analyze, and synthesize financial data from business operations
  • Prepare journal entries for executive management reporting
  • Act as a primary point of contact for various audit activities
  • Perform various month end and quarter end close activities
  • Assist with special projects including process improvement initiatives
Desired Qualifications
  • Big 4 Public Account experience
  • Knowledge/experience in Great Plains