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Robert Half External Financial Reporting Manager in Rosemont, Illinois


Exciting career-building opportunity at a rapidly growing company. Hybrid Role - Primarily Remote!

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

Key Responsibilities

· Help lead the drafting and preparation of the quarterly financial statements along with other members of the financial reporting team

· Review work of Sr. External Financial Reporting Analyst, including financial statement footnote disclosure tie-outs

· Establish and maintain effective design and operating effectiveness of disclosure controls and support internal control assessments

· Drive continuous improvement and reduce cycle time in the quarterly reporting process through the increased utilization of technology and tools, implementation of standard operating procedures and other efficiency measures

· Monitor evolving reporting and disclosure trends and developments as well as performing benchmarking analysis to ensure transparent and high-quality reporting

· Help lead the assessment and implementation of any new ESG disclosure requirements

· Assist with drafting, implementing and maintaining financial reporting policies

· Assist with researching accounting literature and preparing technical accounting memos, as needed

· Coordinate with and support external auditors for quarterly reviews and annual audit

· Support ad hoc requests from Director of Accounting Policy & External Financial Reporting and Chief Accounting Officer, as needed



  • Bachelors degree in Accounting

  • Masters degree in Accounting or MBA strongly preferred

  • CPA is strongly preferred

  • 7 – 10 years of progressive accounting experience

  • Large public accounting and/or large US public company experience strongly preferred

  • Strong understanding and experience in practically applying US GAAP and SEC rules

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to quickly establish a personal brand within the organization to drive cross functional collaboration and influence resources outside one’s direct responsibility.

  • High energy, passionate individual who is focused on continuous improvement

  • Curious mindset and desire to work collaboratively with various internal stakeholders to pragmatically resolve issues and questionsEngaging approach that builds rapport and cohesiveness within the team

  • Insightful ability to identify trends and themes for continuous improvement across the function

  • Ability to overcome obstacles and achieve objectives, changing direction along the way to achieve business objectives

  • Motivated by and thrives in a fast-paced environment with frequent ad hoc requests and changing priorities.

  • High integrity and personal standards for quality of work

  • Effective problem solver and motivator

  • Experience working in Workiva a plus

  • Manufacturing experience is a plus

  • Experience with Oracle ERP system, Hyperion, OneStream, a plus

  • Must have strong experience with Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint and Word.

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

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