Robert Half International Sr. Accountant in Chicago, Illinois
To apply to this Senior Accountant role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky "AT" roberthalf.com)
•Streamline accounting reports with automated solutions such as BPC, Tableau, etc.
•Assist in the preparation of financial statements including P&L, Balance sheet, and Statement of Cash Flow and collaborating with FP&A to automate and streamline reports across departments
•Prepare complex schedules and analysis, including journal entries and account reconciliations
•Responsible for performing analytics to ensure account fluctuations are in alignment with expectations
•Ensure proper internal controls are in place
•Identify areas of risk as they arise and provide a suggested approach to address these risks
•Collaborate with cross functional business partners in Finance, Facilities, Sales, Legal, IT, Marketing HR, etc.
•Assist in coordinating and responding to internal and external audit requests.
•Assist in developing general accounting policies and procedures and ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley
•3+ years of experience in Accounting
•BA/BS in Accounting
•CPA or pursuing CPA
•Strong understanding of GAAP
•Ability to document and understand end to end processes ensuring that risks are mitigated with appropriate controls
•Ability to challenge the status quo and understanding the “why” behind a procedure or task
•Proven record of implementing process improvements
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Location: Chicago, IL
Date Posted: January 5, 2021
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Reference: 01300-0011224685
Staffing Area: Full-Time Accounting u0026 Finance