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Accountant

Job Description

Accountant


Chicago, global industry leader has requested our assistance to find an Accountant due to growth. This role has high level exposure to senior leadership and works closely with VP's, Directors, Controllers and numerous Business Units.


Company is well known and has been highly recognized for their work. Opportunities for growth and advancement, good work life balance and a friendly team environment/culture.



Why work here:

  • Growing, industry leader with revenues in the billions

  • Flexible schedule, remote work and great work/life balance

  • Numerous opportunities to advance and to move into other business units

  • Very team oriented

  • Process improvement-oriented company

  • Dynamic role- lots of ad hoc projects and analysis work

  • Opportunity to make an impact

  • High level visibility working directly with top leaders

  • Opportunity to work cross-functionally



Responsibilities of the Accountant:



  • M/E, Q/E, Y/E close

  • Journal Entries

  • General Ledger balance sheet accounts

  • Bank account reconciliations

  • Assist with preparing financial reports for senior leadership

  • Review financials for compliance with GAAP

  • Assist with budgets and forecasts

  • Assist with financial analyses of financial performance for senior leadership

  • Financial analysis and special projects

  • Assist with audits

  • Contribute to process improvement initiatives



Experience:



  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance or related

  • Ability to interact with individuals at all levels in a company

  • Highly motivated, desire to grow and take on more responsibility/leadership

  • Strong Excel and analytical skills

  • Strong communications, problem solver

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple tasks

  • Ability to manage a broad range of responsibilities

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-IL-Chicago
Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Other
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Company Overview

Creative Financial Staffing

CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm—the largest one founded by CPA firms. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting, finance & IT professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. Learn More

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US-IL-Chicago
Snapshot
Creative Financial Staffing
Company:
US-IL-Chicago
Location:
Full-Time
Type:
Year
Pay Type:
N/A
Pay Rate:
Other
Store Type:

Job Description

Accountant


Chicago, global industry leader has requested our assistance to find an Accountant due to growth. This role has high level exposure to senior leadership and works closely with VP's, Directors, Controllers and numerous Business Units.


Company is well known and has been highly recognized for their work. Opportunities for growth and advancement, good work life balance and a friendly team environment/culture.



Why work here:

  • Growing, industry leader with revenues in the billions

  • Flexible schedule, remote work and great work/life balance

  • Numerous opportunities to advance and to move into other business units

  • Very team oriented

  • Process improvement-oriented company

  • Dynamic role- lots of ad hoc projects and analysis work

  • Opportunity to make an impact

  • High level visibility working directly with top leaders

  • Opportunity to work cross-functionally



Responsibilities of the Accountant:



  • M/E, Q/E, Y/E close

  • Journal Entries

  • General Ledger balance sheet accounts

  • Bank account reconciliations

  • Assist with preparing financial reports for senior leadership

  • Review financials for compliance with GAAP

  • Assist with budgets and forecasts

  • Assist with financial analyses of financial performance for senior leadership

  • Financial analysis and special projects

  • Assist with audits

  • Contribute to process improvement initiatives



Experience:



  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Finance or related

  • Ability to interact with individuals at all levels in a company

  • Highly motivated, desire to grow and take on more responsibility/leadership

  • Strong Excel and analytical skills

  • Strong communications, problem solver

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple tasks

  • Ability to manage a broad range of responsibilities

Job Requirements

 
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