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Robert Half Senior Tax 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

Robert Half has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Accountant to join a reputable Motor Freight Forwarder company. Key parts of the role include preparing and consolidating financial statements, analyzing and reconciling accounts, analyzing cash flow, creating budgets and forecasts, preparing audits, and managing internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. Candidates should enjoy analytical tasks, challenges, and fast-paced environments. This Senior Accountant role is located in Chicago, Illinois within the Motor Freight Forwarder field. Great compensation, benefits, and chances for advancement are all part of the package.

Major responsibilities

  • Offer involvement in various department-wide initiatives

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

  • Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Provide assistance in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external

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

  • Allocate and prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis reports for management

  • Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required

  • Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions

    Requirements

Requirements:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Strong communication and social skills

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

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

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

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Ability to complete multiple tasks and projects within deadlines

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

  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus

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

  • Engages effectively in self-directed time management and prioritization of workload

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

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