Salary Mid-Point: $55,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Job Title: Staff Accountant, Corporate

Location: Downtown Chicago

Description:

Serving as an integral member of the accounting function, the individual will participate in the month-end close process, ensure financial statement accuracy, and maintain strong internal controls.  This position will also provide financial analysis and support to Senior Management for critical business decisions.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the month-end close process by completing analysis and preparing journal entries.
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet accounts reconciliations including cash accounts.
  • In-depth variance analysis of profit center activity for operating expenses.  Partner with cost center managers to ensure understanding of variances to plan, forecast and prior year.
  • Prepare and consolidate financial reporting and analysis for both P&L and balance sheet and present to Senior Management.  
  • Complete monthly client P&Ls
  • Complete various schedules for management reporting.
  • Assist with annual budget and quarterly forecast preparation as well as other ad hoc projects.

 

Qualifications:

        

  • 2 - 4 years of experience in accounting.
  • Bachelors Degree with a major in Accounting or Finance.
  • Strong accounting skills and working knowledge of GAAP and SOX.
  • Excellent organizational and process orientation skills.
  • Detail oriented and strong analytic ability.
  • Ability to meet deadlines required for reporting results.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Team player with a desire to provide excellent customer service.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume in Word format to Cameron Wall at cwall@ifgpr.com.