Salary Mid-Point: $140,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
Director, Technical Accounting
NW Suburb

Job Description: 

  • Responsible for the preparation of standalone accounting policies for the company as well as establishing an on-going review process for policies.
  • Develop and manage a technical decision making and documentation process for new and unusual transactions
  • Ensures compliance with the financial disclosure requirements for the Company having a thorough understanding of all authoritative literature as it relates to financial reporting for public companies (10-K, 10-Q, Proxy, 8-K, etc.) 
  • Works closely with Corporate Accounting and the field financial teams to ensure appropriate processes are in place to obtain data necessary to produce external financial reports. 
  • Internal expert of changes and activities in the Company and the industry to ensure that their effects are properly reflected in the SEC filings

Experience and Education Requirements   

  • 5-12 years of experience   
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Significant Technical Accounting and SEC reporting experience
  • Recent experience with a multinational public company accounting and financial reporting
  • Must have strong technical accounting skills and up-to-date knowledge of the latest accounting and reporting standards

Qualified candidates please email your resume in Word to: