Salary Mid-Point: $90,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
IFG is partnering with a PE backed organization in the northwest suburbs looking to hire a Senior Accountant. Reports to an Accounting Manager, this role will be primarily responsible for the month-end close process for the Business Unit, as well as process improvements.

Responsibilities
  • Timely and accurately completes the month-end close process
  • Review financial reports and prepare analyses
  • Timely preparation of assigned balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Assistance with various financial reporting deliverables
  • Compilation of inventory values and analysis of inventory changes including regular communication with those personnel in the field that are responsible for the physical inventory counts
  • Maintain compliance and documentation of internal controls
  • Collaboration with external auditors and the internal audit function regarding the annual audit, and ongoing controls testing
  • Development and implementation of process improvements with the goal of reducing the time to close the books while maintaining high quality and accuracy
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) strongly preferred
  • 3+ years of combined work experience in corporate accounting, public accounting, internal audit, financial planning & analysis, or similar fields
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient other Microsoft Office applications
  • NetSuite experience a plus
  • Coupa experience a plus