Salary Mid-Point: $65,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

IFG's Fortune 500 client is targeting a high potential Staff Accountant for their growing team.

Responsibilities will include accounting and reporting activities and transition accounting work into the domestic team.

 

Job Duties:

  • Review, process, gather, and compile accounting transactions and documents throughout the month for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with general accounting principles and established internal control policies and procedures.
  • Provide financial data extraction, insight, and analysis.
  • Completion of the end-to-end cycles for accounting, bookkeeping, and reporting
  • Processing ACHs and Wires for Captives, booking banking transactions into Quickbooks and preparing reconciliations.
  • Working on monthly, quarterly and yearly tax data entry.
  • Review and coordinate work performed by the offshore accounting center close team.
  • Enhance and improve processes.  
  • Maintain and update system documentation and training materials.
  • Adhere to regulatory and client reporting requirements.
  • Support SOX compliance efforts.

 

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or partial progress
  • One to two years of experience in corporate accounting or public accounting.
  • Strong Excel skills (lookups, pivot tables, intermediate functions)
  • Good working knowledge of accounting standards
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
For immediate consideration, please email your resume to ericmaleski@ifgpr.com