Senior Accountant

23 Sep 2022

Description This Senior Accountant role is well suited for an experienced Accountant with an aptitude for adaptability. We would love to hear from you about this Senior Accountant role - apply today! This long-term contract / contract / contract / temporary employment opportunity is based in the Chicago, Illinois area.How you will make an impactConstantly improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

Prepare Balance Sheet account reconciliations

Build analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

Assist in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

Ad-hoc projects as required

Carry out monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

Achieve compliance with corporate accounting policies and procedures and controls by working with business partners

Arrange monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

Participate in various department-wide initiatives Requirements - Strong organization skills with a sense of urgency and capable of prioritizing multiple tasks

Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

Minimum 5-7 years of overall general accounting experience

Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

Ability to work in a dynamic and changing environment

BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are desired

Proficient in ERP systems

Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

Command of account reconciliation

Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Deep understanding of Financial Statement

Aptitude for analyzing financial data and generating accurate reports in a timely manner

A strong track record of communicating, both verbally and in writing, with functional department managers

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  • ID: #45942404
  • State: Illinois Chicago 60601 Chicago USA
  • City: Chicago
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2022-09-23
  • Deadline: 2022-11-22
  • Category: Et cetera