Sr. Accountant


Salary:

DOE

Location:

LISLE, IL

Date Posted:

December 6, 2018

Employment Type:

Full-time

Job Reference:

01340-0010435694

Staffing Area:

Full-Time Accounting & Finance


Description
This role handles financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates with strong analytical skills and a preference for challenging and fast-paced work environments will be successful in this position. This position comes with solid compensation, benefits, and advancement opportunities.

Your responsibilities in this role

- Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations

- Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

- Provide monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

- Prepare financial analysis on trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.

- Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives

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

- Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

- When working with business partners, ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls. Additionally, be able to provide support on special requests

- Commitment to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process

For immediate consideration, please contact Anne Kile at [email protected]
Requirements
- Skilled at time management

- Knowledgeable of ERP systems (SAP is preferred)

- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus

- Prior work done in public accounting is desired

- Great attention to detail

- Sound written and verbal communication skills

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- Month end closings experience

- Foundational knowledge in SAP

- Command of bank reconciliations

- Deep understanding of journal entries

- 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience


For immediate consideration, please contact Anne Kile at [email protected]
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