Salary Mid-Point: $75,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Company Location: Northbrook (near north Chicago suburbs) – Commutable by Metra train from downtown Chicago

  • Note 1: Remote working ongoing in Q1 until COVID pandemic allows safe work at office
  • Note 2: Remote working (work-from-home) several days per week indefinitely

Job Title: Corporate Accountant

Industry: Service Industry

Compensation (target): Market

 

Summary:

Under minimal supervision, performs more complex general accounting work in one or more Global Finance areas.

  • Prepares financial statements and reconciles ledger accounts including journal entries, which require a detailed knowledge of fundamental and advanced accounting concepts.
  • Plans, conducts, and may supervise complex assignments in areas of specialization within the division.
  • May provide work direction to assigned lower level personnel and assist in the review and evaluation of assigned personnel.
  • Applies detailed knowledge of fundamental and advanced concepts and practices in areas of specialization.
  • Assists in the development of new or revised policies, procedures, and programs by performing research and analysis and developing and presenting recommendations.
  • Communicates with management and employees regarding complex issues in areas of specialization. Explains and interprets policies, procedures, and practices. Recommends solutions to a variety of issues. Assists customers and other constituents.
  • Develops a network of contacts with outside agencies and organizations to obtain, exchange, or provide information.
  • Stays abreast of current trends and practices in areas of specialization.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline
  • 4 years of general accounting experience
  • Detailed knowledge of accounting theories and practices

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