Salary Mid-Point: $110,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Accounting Manager

Job Description:

  • Anticipates and provides solutions to the most complex finance and accounting problems.
  • Manages variety of ongoing accounting functions which may include day-to-day activities as well as more specialized accounting activities within corporate accounting department.
  • Prepares profit & loss balance sheet accounts as well as group consolidations. 
  • Manages accounting staff, providing direction, setting goals and ensuring that overall department goals are attained. 
  • Financial reporting, and recoding of accounting transactions.
  • Manages a team of accountants and other accounting support roles.
  • Coordinates accounting services and integrates with operating needs. 
  • Oversees the management of functions such as property records, general ledger and general accounting services. 
  • May also be responsible for reconciliation of intercompany accounts, managing and controlling the fixed asset register, capital expenditure controls & reporting, statutory accounts production, corporate tax computation and/or cost center reporting and analysis.

Experience Desire or Required:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 7 years of related experience 
  • Broad general accounting knowledge, including FASB and GAAP regulations
  • In-depth knowledge of the insurance brokerage business
  • Master's degree and public accounting experience or CPA preferred.
  • Public company audit or accounting experience
  • Exposure to new ASC 842 lease accounting standard
  • Prior experience managing teams / personnel

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to