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Staff Accountant

Company: Luminary Media
Location: Chicago
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Job Description:

Role Luminary is looking for a Staff Accountant to add to its fast-growing business. At Luminary, Accounting isn't your typical month-end close type of department. While the heart of our day-to-day work is providing financial information to the business, that's only the tip of the iceberg. We're building out financial systems to support every new business line and product, so our Accountants get a granular view and understanding of how a business is crafted from the ground up. The knowledge to gain is vast, as is the potential of our organization to continue growing. As a staff accountant, you will be responsible for leading our entire AP process, working closely with the heads of our Accounting, Finance, Tax, Content, and Marketing Departments. There will also be a great deal of visibility to our CFO. This is a very "hands on" - role with a great deal of interaction internally and externally as well. - You'll Spend Time On The Following Play a Key role in month end close process surrounding Cash, AP, Prepaids, and other miscellaneous accounts Reconcile Daily Cash Accounts ensuring all proper JE's are recorded and coded appropriately Compile Weekly Cash Summary sent to CEO and CFO Manage all accounts payable stakeholders firm-wide - Manage all travel and expense functions firm-wide and provide recommendations for improvements to firm-wide travel policy. Become the expert on Mineral Tree invoice processing. Act as point of contact for the vendor to implement improvements to enhance system functionality and user experience. Become the expert on SAP Concur expense processing. Act as point of contact for the vendor to implement improvements to enhance system functionality and user experience. Plan, develop, organize, implement, direct and evaluate functions/systems related to accounts payable. Collaborate across the firm to streamline processes and resolve problems, identifying methods to prevent recurrence of problems in the future and proactively identify potential problems before they arise. - Understand and ensure compliance with accounts payable best practices, including proper internal controls, segregation of duties, policies and procedures. Understand and maintain adherence to W-9 and 1099 per IRS regulations and ensure compliance with same. - Perform activities related to the annual external audit Minimum Job Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Accounting 1-2 years accounting experience; Big 4 or Tech Startup experience a plus Sound understanding of the fundamentals of US GAAP month-end process preferred Proven ability to collaborate across multiple departments and all levels within the firm and build consensus to improve processes and achieve department and firm goals. Ability to adapt quickly to new processes, policies and software. Experience with Mineral Tree, SAP Concur, and Netsuite platforms a plus. -

Keywords: Luminary Media, Chicago , Staff Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Chicago, Illinois

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