Salary Mid-Point: $90,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
The Role

As a Senior Accountant you will be responsible for supporting Accounting operations on our Finance team.  There are complexities to reviewing the P&L and Balance Sheet for our markets and it’s imperative that you understand all components from start to finish.  This is no ordinary environment, you are an intrapreneur and will flex your accounting muscle to help scale our growing business.

 

Responsibilities
  • Oversee the financials for up to two market operations including cultivation, dispensary and wholesale
  • Support all functions of the Finance team including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, billing, journal entries, check runs, reconciliations, month-end close, cash management and reporting
  • Performs period-end financial close responsibilities.  Prepares data for financial statements, data for quarterly and annual regulatory filings using applicable systems 
  • Duties include preparing journal entries and coding invoices/vouchers
  • Performs reconciliations for area supported and analyzes resulting variances.  Proposes and prepares any adjusting entries necessary resulting from reconciliations 
  • Supports internal customers by researching questions and investigating variances on the financial statements 
  • Partner with senior Accounting and Finance team members with special projects and process improvement initiatives

     

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business-related field, Master’s Degree or CPA certification, preferred
  • 3+ years experience in Accounting
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel and MS Office required
  • Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness
  • Adapts and thrives in a demanding, start-up, fast-paced environment
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, non-verbal, written), with the ability to build relationships at all levels, both internally and externally
  • Possesses a high level of critical thinking
  • Operates with a high level of professionalism and integrity, including dealing with confidential information

Forward resume to darrelward@ifgpr.com