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Senior Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing Chicago Full-Time
$70,000.00 - $90,000.00 / year
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SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Our client is a leading manufacturer in the loop and they are looking to hire a Senior Accountant. With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the department. The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform.

  • Opportunity for growth with several examples of internal promotion
  • Achieve great work-life balance: department works set  8:30 to 5:00 pm hours.
  • Exceptional benefits include a pension plan! 
  • Get social with your new colleagues: attend charity events, be part of their active social community, function in a team setting


RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT:

  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts.
  • Analyze financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital.
  • Prepare balance sheet, profit and loss statement
  • Audit contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepare reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to monthly close process.
  • Establish, modify, document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
  • Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports.
  • Report to management regarding the finances of establishment.
  • Establish tables of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts. 

EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ROLE:

  • BS degree in Accounting
  • 2+ Years of Accounting experience
  • CPA Preferred
  • Manufacturing Experience Preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Corporate accounting / General ledger experience
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with minimal direction


Keywords:  staff accountant, accounting, accountant, general ledger accountant, journal entries, general accounting

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Senior Accountant
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