Robert Half International Senior Accountant in Chicago, Illinois
Description Accountemps is working for a client in the West Loop who is actively searching to go contract to full-time for a Senior Accountant due to a recent opening. The purpose of this position is to oversee the financial administration processes including finance master data as well as administering Netsuite. Job Responsibilities: · Oversee the administration of Netsuite, including leading additional initiatives to add functionality, standardization, and compliance · Oversee the execution of the GL close administration including troubleshooting errors · Lead projects to improve and streamline the close process · Understand the structure of our accounting systems and oversee changes to finance master data to ensure the integrity of the process Requirements Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree required; CPA a plus Minimum 5 years of accounting experience, preferably in an environment with multiple entities Experience with Netsuite or other equivalent software Excellent knowledge of accounting procedures & principles and GAAP requirements Effective communication skills with the ability to influence and facilitate communication between various groups Keen analytical skills to identify transaction issues, propose potential solutions, and perform trend analysis Ability to teach, train and coach group members Capability to build relationships and collaborate internally and externally Advanced Microsoft Excel user (V-Lookups, Pivot Tables, Macros)
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