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

About the Position:

Senior Accountant with a service-minded work ethic to support our corporate accounting team. This individual will be responsible for a wide range of accounting tasks, provide key financial reporting support, and participate in related projects. Reporting directly to the Accounting Manager at the corporate office, this is a highly visible and essential role within the organization.

Note: Candidate must be eligible to work in the United States (employment sponsorship will not be provided)

 

What You'll Do:

  • Support the monthly close process including account reconciliations and journal entries
  • Manage the Accounts Payable and expense reimbursement processes
  • Record all cash and investment activity journal entries
  • Track and account for fixed assets
  • Serve as a liaison between Company’s groups/business units and corporate accounting for inter-company activity
  • Ensure compliance with Company cash and accounts payable accounting policies and internal controls
  • Assist with accounting and financial reporting in accordance with U.S. GAAP
  • Account for employee benefits plans
  • Help to ensure compliance with internal controls and policies
  • Ad-hoc reporting and analysis
  • Special projects and process automation at the direction of the Accounting Manager

 

What You'll Bring to the Role:

  • BS degree in Accounting
  • CPA or CPA eligibility preferred
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience
  • Microsoft Office including strong Excel skills, comfortable learning new technology
  • Sage X3, Hyperion and/or Alteryx experience a plus
  • Proven knowledge of U.S. GAAP
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • A “roll up your sleeves” attitude and willingness to do the day-to-day work
  • Highly effective communication skills both written and verbal
  • Passion for collaboration, learning, and process improvements


Work Schedule: Hybrid (2-3 days in office, 2-3 days remote)

For immediate consideration, please email your resume in Word format to Cameron Wall at
cwall@ifgpr.com.