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Senior Accounting Analyst

Robert Half Finance & Accounting U.S • Chicago, IL

Posted 5 days ago

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Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services
Accounting, Finance


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Job Description

Ref ID: 01340-0009198619

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: DOE

To apply directly to this Senior Accountant position please send an email to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] with a copy of your resume in Microsoft Word. In the subject line of your email type Senior Accountant.

Our Client, a 2016 Chicago Top 20 Workplace: Large Employers, is looking for an Accountant with at least 2 years of experience in corporate or public accounting to join their team of talented individuals. This opportunity is located in the corporate headquarters in downtown Chicago, and offers excellent growth, and visibility. Benefits, work/life balance, and competitive compensation are additional perks of this fantastic opportunity!

• Report directly to, and work under the general supervision of, the Controller.
• Prepare/Analyze financial results, comparing actuals to budget, forecast and prior year.
• Prepare/Present various analytical tools and reports, containing monthly metrics and comprehensive account analysis.
• Perform ad-hoc projects.
• Process information for areas of responsibility, such as: fixed assets, payroll, payables/receivables, etc.
• Prepare account recs for balance sheet, income statement accounts, etc.
• Arrange journal entries and account analyses.
• Perform monthly close processes and provide leadership with timely financial results.
• Responsible for audit dealings with external auditors, state and local compliance, etc.
• Lead the preparation for the annual audit.
• Distribute monthly financial statements.
• Support Company Executives in managing the investment portfolio.
• Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

To apply directly to this Senior Accountant position please send an email to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] with a copy of your resume in Microsoft Word. In the subject line of your email type Senior Accountant.

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field; CPA a plus
• 2+ years of accounting or audit experience
• Knowledge of GAAP
• Experience with regulatory/statutory financial reporting
• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, and large ERP

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2017 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

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Job ID: 01340-0009198619
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