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Senior Revenue Controller

Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins

Accounting & Finance
London, UK
Posted on Friday, May 19, 2023
Job Description

Latham & Watkins, a global law firm consistently ranked among the top firms in the world, is seeking a Senior Revenue Controller to join our dynamic Accounting & Finance team in London.

About Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins is dedicated to hiring and developing the best and brightest. A key to Latham’s success and our continued ability to deliver the highest quality service to our clients is our “one-firm” culture – a spirit of teamwork and shared commitment to quality across our offices worldwide that has long distinguished Latham from other law firms.

About The Role

As a Senior Revenue Controller, you will be responsible for managing the firm’s billing and revenue function and assisting the firm to achieve its financial targets by providing an efficient and commercially focused service throughout the firm. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Providing innovative solutions to improve the management, engagement and performance within the Revenue Lifecycle.
  • Managing the revenue aspects of a specified group of Partners and fee earners within the firm.
  • Holding meetings with Partners and fee earners to discuss WIP & AR in order to determine most appropriate course of action.
  • Ensuring compliance of all processes and systems in the Revenue Lifecycle against the relevant internal and external regulation and legislation.
  • Guiding the team of Revenue Controllers to create and maintain a high quality service for the London Office.
About You

Join our team if you:

  • Display excellent verbal and written communication skills, as the role requires liaison at all levels.
  • Are experienced in using Elite, CMS or similar legal accounting systems.
  • Illustrate the ability to work proactively under pressure.
And have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree.
  • Previous supervisory experience.
  • Previous experience working in a legal or professional services environment including exposure to billing, VAT and disbursements.
We encourage you to apply!

Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding opportunity, but will also be provided with a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance. Eligible employees can participate in Latham’s comprehensive benefit program which includes:

  • Health insurance as well as group income protection and life assurance
  • A pension plan
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee discounts
  • And more!
Latham & Watkins is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity, equal opportunity and sustainability enables Latham & Watkins to draw from a remarkable wealth of talent to create one of the world's leading law firms.

Latham & Watkins' lawyers, paralegals, and professional staff worldwide comprise a rich mixture of different races, ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual orientations, cultures, and primary languages. Our diversity makes us who we are.

What sets Latham & Watkins apart is our commitment to our pro bono work and sustainability initiatives. Latham's dedication to pro bono work is a source of pride and reflects a fundamental part of the firm’s culture. For more information about our pro bono work, please click here.

Latham & Watkins is committed to supporting the long-term sustainability of the environment, you can find more information on our sustainability programs by visiting our Latham Sustainability webpage.