Salary Mid-Point: $80,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

My client, a Fortune 200 leader, is looking for Senior Accountant to join their team!  The role is open due to the person previously in the position transitioning into Finance.  This role will be responsible for maintaining the general ledger, account reconciliations, financial variance analysis and month-end reporting.   

Some draws about the opportunity:

* Competitive compensation of $75-85K base + bonus

* Ability to rotate out of Accounting into other areas of Accting/Finance in 18-24 months

* Work from home 2 days out of the week!

* Awesome leadership - we placed the Director of Accounting (former colleague of mine) and he is an amazing leader 

Job Responsibilities

  • Apply US GAAP to analyze complex financial information and reports.

  • Perform month-end close accounting processes including financial statements, journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and invoices.

  • Perform complex reconciliations and analyze resulting variances.

  • Prepare reports and schedules in support of internal and external audits.

Job Requirements 

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance

  • 2-6 years of experience in accounting or finance at a large global company

  • Public accounting experience highly preferred

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel (i.e. pivot tables, vLookups, logical formulas, etc.)

  • CPA designation (or in progress) highly preferred

 

Please contact Stacy at stacy.seuam@ifgpr.com for consideration.