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Senior Accountant at Robert Half

Senior Accountant

Robert Half Chicago, IL Full-Time
DOE
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Ref ID: 01300-0012220022

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: DOE

Exciting career-building 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


Do challenges and fast-paced cultures inspire you to work hard? Have you always dreamed of working in the Manufacturing industry? Robert Half could have your dream job! The Senior Accountant furthers the company's goals through the preparation and consolidation of financial statements, the analysis and reconciliations of accounts, and the analysis of cash flow, as well as the creation of budgets and forecasts, preparation of audits, and management of internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. To succeed in this role, you must be proficient at analyzing information. This full-time position includes solid compensation, good benefits, and the possibility to grow. This Senior Accountant role is located in Chicago, Illinois within the Manufacturing field.


Key responsibilities

  • Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions
  • Engage in various department-wide initiatives
  • Engage in various department-wide initiatives
  • Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
  • Administer Ad-hoc projects as necessary
  • Prepare monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
  • Perform monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables such as journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
  • Formulate Balance Sheet account reconciliations
  • Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
  • Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner

  • Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
  • Strong analytical, communication, and leadership skills
  • 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
  • Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
  • Prior work done in public accounting is desired
  • Skilled at time management
  • Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
  • Microsoft Excel experience desired
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Skill with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required
  • Experience in SOX control execution/documentation

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.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Senior Accountant and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Senior Accountant for more information.

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