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Robert Half Senior Accountant in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description

Exciting career-building opportunity at a rapidly growing firm located in Downtown Chicago!!

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

What you get to do every day:

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

  • Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors

  • Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner

  • Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Produce error-free monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP

  • Provide Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives

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

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

    Requirements

Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment

  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Understanding of corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

  • 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

  • Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated analytical abilities, tendency to quickly connect dots and surmise logical outcomes

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • Proficient in ERP systems

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

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