Salary Mid-Point: $92,500
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
IFG's client, a Fortune 500 leader located Downtown Chicago, is looking for a Senior Accountant of Technical Accounting to join their team. The company is a leader in their industry and poised for growth after the pandemic! The company recently finalized a multi-billion dollar acquisition, and this is a great time to join the organization!  The company is known for their work-life balance and internal promotions and transfers throughout the accounting and finance team. 

Responsibilities

  • Assist with quarterly and annual impairment and CECL analyses.
  • Perform accounting research and draft technical accounting memos that document the Company’s accounting conclusions related to non-routine transactions.
  • Analyze new accounting pronouncements quarterly and assist with implementation as needed.
  • Prepare US GAAP and SEC disclosure checklists quarterly and annually.
  • Assist with the review of new or amended contracts and related accounting impacts.
  • Prepare support to be provided to external and internal auditors.
  • Participate in the preparation of materials for the Company's Audit Committee of the Board of Directors' meetings
  • Prepare certain footnotes in accordance with US GAAP and SEC reporting requirements.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field
  • 3+ years in accounting at a publicly traded company or public accounting 
  • CPA preferred
  • SEC financial reporting and technical accounting preferred 
  • Experience with a financial ERP systems  (Oracle, Hyperion, etc.)
Please email your resume to stacy.seuam@ifgpr.com for immediate consideration.