Salary Mid-Point: $85,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
IFG's client, a high-growth professional services company, is adding a newly created Staff Accountant role to their team! The company recently went through a merger and continues to grow via organic growth and acquisitions! This is a great opportunity to join a high-growth company!

Job Description:
The Staff Accountant is a key part of the accounting team and is responsible for the critical elements of the company's corporate accounting and finance functions. The Staff Accountant must be a team player and have strong accounting and organizational skills.
  • Support the Director of Finance with all month-end and year-end close responsibilities 
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts and post month-end journal entries 
  • Analyze financial statements and provide commentary on variances and discrepancies 
  • Reconcile client billings to consultant payroll 
  • Reconcile bank statements and analyzing trends in treasury activities 
  • Assist in the company's migration to new ERP 
  • Identify and implement best practices and more efficient processes to streamline all aspects of the company's finance and accounting systems 
  • Review accounts receivable and provide analysis and recommendations to improve cashflow
  • Assist back office team, when necessary, with client billings based upon various and unique invoicing requirements 
  • Other various projects and special assignments from the VP of Finance and the Director of Finance 
  • Bachelor's degree required (Finance or Accounting)
  • Associates degree in Business / Accounting with relevant experience will be considered
  • Experience working in a professional services industry a strong plus
  • ERP experience
  • Proficient in Excel
Please send your resume to for immediate consideration.