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Sr. Accounting Associate at Robert Half

Sr. Accounting Associate

Robert Half Chicago, IL Full-Time
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Ref ID: 01300-0012099925

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: DOE

Exciting opportunity at a rapidly growing firm located in Downtown Chicago!! 

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

Your key responsibilities

  • Collaborate closely with key business partners, for example, Product Finance, Legal, Sales, Run Rate, Tax, and Billing to deliver critical business initiatives and identify value opportunities
  • Review and analyze client transactions, particularly partnership deals, to ensure appropriate revenue recognition treatment, perform relevant research, present and document conclusions to be in compliance with US GAAP
  • Assess and implement changes to contractual agreements for accounting impacts and potential reporting needs
  • Exhibit strong technical understanding of revenue processes to provide perspective on opportunities and solutions for enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of the accounting and reporting principally related to revenue processes
  • Perform financial reporting including key performance indicators (KPI) and variance analysis and provide insightful information on revenue trends
  • Perform revenue operations, which includes execution of monthly revenue close, variance analysis, and account reconciliations for revenue and related accounts agreements
  • Develop and enhance procedures and policies governing existing and future revenue accounting processes
  • Support audits performed by internal audit, external audit, legal entity, and SOX teams
  • Contribute and support special projects as assigned, including mergers and acquisitions accounting considerations and drive finance functional transformation projects

Your skills and experience that will help you excel

  • 3 to 5 years in Accounting or Finance related field and Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Public accounting (Big 4 is a plus) and/or industry accounting experience with multi-national public companies which comply with U.S. GAAP
  • Proficient with US GAAP, including some experience in ASC 606, preferably in Software or Financial Service industry. SEC reporting experience is nice to have, but not required. 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of applications, particularly PowerPoint and Excel

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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