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Accountant at Robert Half


Robert Half Chicago, IL Full-Time
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Ref ID: 01300-0012329121

Classification: Staff 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

Position Description:

  • Maintain both GAAP and Tax books and records and prepare periodic financial statements and capital account statements for various private equity funds, holding companies, and management entities
  • Assist in the monthly/quarterly close process and completion of related control documentation (both tax and GAAP)
  • Address accounting related inquiries from the funds’ limited partners
  • Coordinate with public accounting firm auditors and prepare audited financial statements
  • Apply accounting rules to fund transactions
  • Apply the limited partnership agreement provisions to fund transactions and fund partner allocations
  • Prepare and send LP communication via MDP’s limited partner correspondence system
  • Support various aspects of MDP’s Tax function such as reviewing K-1s, providing information to tax advisors, discrete projects
  • Assist with various ad hoc projects (such as improvements to limited partner reporting, accounting software upgrades, fundraising, etc.)
  • Research accounting requirements within the Audit Guide for Investment Companies, as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Detail oriented with a strong work ethic
  • Team player willing to take on many different tasks in a small team environment
  • Positive attitude that can contribute favorably to the finance team’s culture
  • Ability to multitask
  • CPA not required but encouraged 

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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