Brouse McDowell is seeking a Billing Manager/e-Billing Specialist. This role is responsible for the daily operations of the Billing Department including all aspects of the Firm’s billing processes, through the month end close cycle. This position reports to the Director of Accounting and Financial Services and acts under his or her direction.
Oversee the daily operations of the Billing Department including all aspects of the Firm’s monthly billing cycle, through month-end close.
Ensure adherence to the Firm’s policies.
Provide a collaborative, team-oriented work environment which fosters excellence through professional development.
Work with the Director of Accounting to implement new procedures and resolve operational/system issues related to billing.
Resolve escalated issues and serve as point of contact for issues the Billing Coordinator is unable to determine an appropriate solution.
Organize and conduct routine team meetings to provide training, process updates, and other appropriate information.
Provide guidance, coaching, and mentoring to the Billing Coordinator(s)
Manage billing team calendar to ensure appropriate coverage.
Review and implement new Outside Counsel Guidelines, including firm counsel and IT (data security)
Maintain Billing reference manuals.
Compile, manage and execute attorney billing, including edits.
Execute complex bills in a timely manner (i.e, multiple discounts by matter, preparation of electronic invoices LEDES file, Phase billing and AFA’s).
Setup, navigate, and understand eBilling software ensuring submission and approvals comply with firm and client standards.
Handle a high volume of bills per month.
Effectively interact and communicate with attorneys, legal assistants and clients.
Research and respond to billing issues and problems in a timely manner.
Analyze and track unbilled prebills and e-billing client requirements
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or equivalent professional experience
A minimum of 3 years of e-billing experience at the specialist/coordinator level
Experience with Aderant or Elite legal accounting software, eBillingHub a plus
Please send resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.