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Senior Accountant (STARTS NEXT WEEK)

Creative Financial Staffing West Chicago Full-Time
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We are currently accepting applications for a senior accountant at a highly sought out client! This client is growing fast and are looking to hire a senior accountant. There is no micro-managing , complete independence, working with a great team! Excellent company culture.

  • Preparation of clear, concise work papers that follow documentation standards
  • Preparation of individual and business income tax returns
  • Preparation of financial statements
  • Perform audit, review, and compilation testing procedures in accordance with firm and professional standards
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and ability to effectively manage client relationships
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment or independently
  • Ability to work accurately and quickly in a fast paced, high compliance environment
  • Ability to perform accounting duties of the highest difficulty
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must have strong computer and analytical skills
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of business information
  • Month end close process and its functions 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA license or CPA eligible at time of hire
  • Flexibility in working hours with ability to work overtime when needed
  • Adherence to firm and client confidentiality is required

Desired qualifications

  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Previous experience auditing within a CPA firm
  • Previous experience preparing income tax returns
  • Ability to build, enhance and maintain productive client relationships
  • Oracle software experience

Skills required

Financial Transactions
Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices
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Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) is one of the world’s largest, privately owned accounting and financial placement companies. Since our founding in 1994, CFS has established numerous offices in the United States and the Caribbean.

Understanding & delivering: We understand the requirements of our clients and we have the resources to provide these clients with exceptional talent.

Highly qualified professionals at every level: We ensure the quality of our recruits by subjecting them to some of the most rigorous screening in the industry. As a result, major employers (Fortune 500 companies, privately-owned companies, and small businesses) increasingly rely on CFS to staff crucial positions ranging from CFOs to accounting clerks.

Personal attention: Time and time again our clients commend us on our individual focus and service. Client and recruit satisfaction is the most important part of our business, and we work hard to ensure that each placement we do is the absolute best.

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