Salary Mid-Point: $110,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
IFG's client, a high-growth professional services firm, is looking for a Divisional Controller to join their team! The Divisional Controller will provide accounting and finance oversight for an assigned service line. This role will be instrumental in managing all accounting functions and be responsible for financial and analytical reporting to service line leadership as well as the Corporate Accounting management. The Divisional Controller reports into the Corporate Controller who sits in a Midwest office. The role can be 100% remote. 

The company recently went through a merger, and this is an amazing opportunity to be involved with a company that continues to grow both via organic growth and 2-3 acquisitions per year.

Job Summary:    

The Divisional Controller will be remotely based working as part of the global Corporate Accounting team. This position will manage all accounting functions for multiple business service lines and be responsible for financial and analytical reporting to service line leadership as well as the Corporate Accounting management.

Essential Functions / Skills:    
  • Prepare service line financial statements 
  • Overseeing monthly billing of clients including invoice preparation and review
  • Review and/or approve all journal entries related to the service line including but not limited to revenue entries, payroll accruals, expense accruals and all adjustments impacting the service line
  • Monthly preparation of consulting utilization analysis
  • File certain local tax returns
  • Review of budgeting/forecasting 
  • Lead the close process for month-end, quarter-end and year-end
  • Assist external auditors for all audit schedules and requests
Educational / Experience Requirements:    
  • BS in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA
  • 4+ years of corporate accounting
  • Experience in professional services industry strongly preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • ERP experience
  • Excel expertise
  • Auditing background
  • Financial statement preparation, budgeting and forecasting
Please email your resume to stacy.seuam@ifgpr.com for immediate consideration.