Robert Half Director of Accounting in LINCOLNWOOD, Illinois
To apply to this Director of Accounting role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky (email@example.com)
•Responsible for preparation of monthly financial statements and related notes, performs analytical review of the monthly operating results to ensure accurate accounting records are maintained
•Responsible for preparation of work-papers for all organizations supporting annual tax returns
•Coordinates annual field work of the engaged auditing firms to assure timely compliance
•Responsible for preparation of Medicare and Medicaid cost report work-papers to be submitted to CPA firms in accordance with previously established deadlines
•Strategic partner for operations by providing data and reports to assist with decision making
•Responsible for setting up new chart of accounts and legal entities
•Oversees accounting function
•Ownership of the month end close process
•Lead annual audits
•Implement changes to accounting policy as required
•Co-ordinate close process with AP, AR and Payroll
Requirements •5+ years general accounting and financial management experience
•3+ years in controller or accounting manager position
•Strong knowledge of GAAP and financial reporting requirements
•Exceptional knowledge of computer systems used by the organizations, strong knowledge of Microsoft Office
•Clean financial history
•Confidential, understands the ethical standards of an accountant
•Conscientious about timeliness of assignments and quality of work
•Accountable for specific performance
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