Salary Mid-Point: $75,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
IFG's technology client is hiring a Senior Staff Operational Accountant for a role in their expanding department to provide supporting the operations of the business, facilitating the timely completion and analysis of financial results and accounting transactions, leading an efficient close process, and understanding of internal and external requirements to ensure accurate reporting.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct special studies and develops or recommends accounting methods or procedures.
  • Analyze financial reports and records, making both accounting and operational improvement recommendations.
  • Review and verify the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications.
  • Provide business partners and management with variance analysis including providing insight to identify causes and resolution of variances.
  • Perform periodic testing of key internal controls, and alerts management to any control deficiencies in a timely manner.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree required, preferably in Accounting or Finance
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure preferred
  • Public accounting experience (Big Four a plus)
  • Experience working with or within a public company with SEC reporting and SOX control requirements
For consideration please email your resume to ericmaleski@ifgpr.com