Salary Mid-Point: $0
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Assistant Controller

Our client's large acquisition has them expanding accounting and finance.  They have a start up feel, so this a great opportunity for a career focused accounting professional who is ready to take the next step in their career.

This position will be responsible for planning and managing the functions for the G/L month-end closing process, account reconciliations, sales-tax compliance, and fixed asset and month-end reporting.  This position also plays a key role in compliance with financial requirements and principles. 


  • Maintain the organization’s financial accounting system and reporting system
  • Responsible for establishing accounting policies, procedures and internal controls.
  • Responsible for purchase accounting, consolidation and integrating the accounting for future acquisitions.
  • Assist in the preparation, analysis, and distribution of the financial statement package, including discussions on various variances and discrepancies.
  • Responsible for bonus & commission calculations.
  • Manage a team of 5 accounting professionals 
  • Perform profitability analysis by customer, product line, geographic areas, etc.
  • Prepares annual audit work papers and coordinates efforts of staff and auditors
  • Ad hoc projects such as acquisitions, product line/customer profitability, etc.


  • Bachelors in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years experience in an Accounting role.  Previous supervisory experience.
  • Large ERP experience.  Experience with Oracle preferred.
  • CPA and or MBA preferred 

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to