Robert Half International Accounting Lead - Management Reporting in Chicago, Illinois
Coordinate and assist with the annual plan process and quarterly performance outlooks
Analyze and report on cost center performance
Interact with the business to ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial reports
Support and assist with internal and external audits
Establish and maintain solid understanding of commodity agreements and processes managed by global business services team.
Serve as key contact and provide oversight for activity managed by global business services team.
Actively participate in and support special projects throughout the year
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance Preferred (Equivalent experience also considered)
Essential Experience & Job Requirements
Excellent communication and presentation skills. Able to present complex information to a wide range of audiences across different levels of the organization
A robust finance and accounting background is preferred with some experience in energy or a similar commodity-oriented industry, preferably in a trading organization.
At minimum, at least 5 years in accounting, finance, control, risk, or trading environment
Experience with SAP and FBW reporting systems
Strong financial accounting, reporting and control knowledge, including general accounting policy knowledge
CPA preferred but not required
Team player with ability to build working relationships across functional, business unit and regional lines
Ability to multi-task and prioritize several diverse projects
Highly motivated individual
Experience with automation and visualization tools such as Python or Power BI
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