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Senior Accountant

Company: Creative Financial Staffing
Location: Chicago
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Senior Accountant Our client is looking to add a Senior Accountant to their Accounting and Finance team!
About the Company:
Our client is a thriving manufacturer of products that power, connect, protect and manage computers and other electronic equipment in homes and businesses. It's the kind of place where talent, commitment and hard work allow you to advance your career no matter where you start. This organization is a great place to build a rewarding career!

  • Clear expectations, process orientated and best of all a great group of people to work with!
  • Great workplace culture- team is very close, and it makes a great workplace environment. Leadership is very involved with day to day operations, making sure they are there available to assist and be involved!
  • Each and every day is truly exciting as the drive for success is real. Therefore, you will always be pushed and there is never a dull moment which I believe calls for a lot of excitement and learning opportunities along the way.

    Why work here:
    Professional, qualified and capable leadership that trusts people to give their bestnice people, good pay, hard workers.Great people, good culture, rewarding workCompany with almost 100 years of growth
    Responsibilities preferred for the Senior Accountant:

    • Assist with the preparation of monthly financial reports for companies.
    • Assist with the preparation of monthly journal entries, inter-company transactions, projected costing, and costing analysis.
    • Ensure compliance with corporate policies and other fiduciary responsibilities.
    • Prepare internal and external reports.
    • Analyze and communicate the financial impact of changes on company financials.
    • Maintain compliance with professional standards as well as company-wide quality initiatives.
    • Work directly with the Director of Finance & Accounting and the Controller to provide evidence of financial stability and sound practices.
    • Assist with the performance of general ledger audits and reconciliations and resolve complex discrepancies or outstanding items.
    • Utilize strong critical thinking, discretion, and follow-through skills to monitor and manage various tasks and projects.
    • Prepare ad hoc analyses as assigned.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

      Qualifications preferred for the Senior Accountant:

      • Bachelor's degree in business with emphasis in accounting is highly desired but not required
      • Minimum 3 years' experience in accounting, at least 1 year in a senior accountant role
      • CPA or CMA or audit experience highly desired, practical knowledge of GAAP is required
      • Proficiency with technology tools, including minimum intermediate Excel proficiency, advanced Excel proficiency desired
      • Critical thinking, problem solving, organizational skills and ability to adapt, multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment


Keywords: Creative Financial Staffing, Chicago , Senior Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Chicago, Illinois

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