Salary Mid-Point: $65,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

My client, a high-growth global manufacturing company, is looking for an Accountant to join their team.  The company was recently acquired by a multi-billion dollar manufacturing company so a huge opportunity to be involved in the company's growth!     

This role will be responsible in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of financial statements, assisting in all month-end close processes (i.e. account reconciliations, journal entries, analysis and reporting), and providing overall support to the Accounting Department.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review and analyze key balance sheet and P&L accounts
  • Provide support for cost accounting
  • Perform GL account reconciliation and analysis at month-end for assigned accounts
  • Drive continuous improvement in processes, methodologies and reporting to support internal control and SOX requirements
  • Assist in yearly audit preparing PBC’s, schedules and supporting documentation
  • Assist other department staff with projects as directed by Accounting Manager
  • Prepare and book adjusting entries at end of month
  • Perform the month-end close for subsidiaries; reconciling all necessary G/L accounts

Education and Training

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance
  • 2+ years experience in accounting preferably with a manufacturing company
  • Proficient in Excel (vLookups, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Ability to manage and prioritize projects
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Experience in an ERP system

Please contact Stacy at for consideration.