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Robert Half 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

Seeking a full-time Staff Accountant position with a terrific Transport company? Hoping to advance your career while receiving strong compensation and excellent benefits? Ambitious and detail-oriented candidates will be interested in Robert Half's opportunity to join a thriving, fast-paced company that recognizes talent and effort, as a Staff Accountant. Located in the Chicago, Illinois area, this position is a challenging, multi-faceted opportunity to work for a company that recognizes and rewards hard work. In this role, it will be critical for you to prepare journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation and be responsible for many aspects of internal reporting during the monthly close. This position will participate in compliance, interact with our external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audits, and review schedules reporting processes. If you have a complex understanding of Financial Statements, Cash Flow projections, and Budgets, you will be preferred for this role.

Responsibilities:

  • Organize schedules for monthly payments and capital lease

  • Periodically maintain and reconcile journal entries

  • Implement, maintain, and adhere to internal controls and accounting procedures ensuring compliance with GAAP

  • Oversee depreciation, fixed asset ledgers, and reconciliation

  • Compose thorough journal entries and account reconciliations which include, but are not limited to, cash, prepaid expenses, and payroll

  • Manage intercompany billings, transactions, and reconciliation

  • Produce analyses for monthly balance sheets and income statements for reporting by management

  • Special projects and impromptu reporting, upon request

  • Perform the month end close and produce journal entries under minimal supervision

  • Support the month end, quarter end and year end closing process by preparing monthly financial close workbooks

  • Organize and review various financial data, then report it in a manner that is useful and understandable

  • Partake in various department-wide initiatives

  • Thorough experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations

    Requirements

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

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

  • Recent and relevant accounting experience

  • BA/BS or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics

  • Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel

  • Notable analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • Fully formed organizational, written and verbal communication skills

  • Spreadsheet and database capabilities

  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

  • Experience with ERP systems

  • Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

  • Proficient with spreadsheets and databases

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

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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