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Robert Half Technical Accounting Manager 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

Responsibilities

  • Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to break down complex and non-routine technical accounting issues and work through analysis of issues with others in Technical Accounting

  • Assist the revenue team in reviewing complex revenue contracts to drive consistency and process improvement

  • Contribute to the annual goodwill impairment assessment, SEC filing disclosures, and the completion of the company’s audit process

  • Review and update accounting policies and collaborate across the organization to implement policies or related materials (procedures, FAQs, etc.) to improve clarity and consistency

  • Develop educational accounting materials to finance, business, and other key stakeholders

  • Monitor, assess, and support the implementation of new accounting pronouncements applicable to the company

  • Work in the fast-paced Global Controllership team with direct exposure to key leaders and executives

  • Involved in special projects across the company, as needed

  • Drive consistency of accounting policy implementation globally

  • Build U.S. GAAP understanding with stakeholders inside and outside of the Global Finance team

  • Establish and develop relationships with finance leadership at the Global level and within each of the company’s business segments

  • A desire to work within a diverse, collaborative, and driven professional environment

    Requirements

Qualifications

  • Command of accounting principles and ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) issues and their resolution to finance and business leadership

  • Exceptional research skills related to technical accounting concepts

  • Strong interpersonal and diplomacy skills with the ability to build consensus in a collaborative setting

  • Effective time management skills and a proactive self-starter to operate in a constantly changing environment

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field with 4-6 years of experience

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

  • Proficiency in US GAAP

  • Experience performing in-depth accounting research and communicating findings and conclusions

  • Experience working with multinational corporations and SEC registrants

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

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