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Senior Accountant

Brilliant Financial Staffing - Schaumburg Schaumburg
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Brilliant Financial Staffing has been engaged in a search for a Senior Accountant with our client located in Schaumburg, IL.  Our client is a mid sized distribution company that has been experiencing tremendous growth over the past few years.  They are looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team on a temporary to permanent basis.  This Senior Accountant would be reporting to the CFO directly, and will be responsible for general accounting, and financial reporting duties. 

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Prepare financial statements; income and consolidated statements, balance sheets and cash flow
  • Assist with analyzing financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances
  • Assist preparing budgets for certain income statement/balance sheet accounts and cash flow
  • Prepare and post journal entries to the accounting system
  • Analyze revenues, commissions and expenses to ensure they are recorded appropriately on a monthly basis
  • Perform weekly account reconciliations
  • Perform full month end/year end close

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines efficiently
  • Experience working in a large ERP system a plus

If you or anyone you know is qualified and interested please apply ASAP!

Skills required

Financial Transactions
Financial Statements
Financial Analysis
General Ledger
Standard Accounting Practices


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Estimated Salary: $81K
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Brilliant specializes in helping Accounting & Finance professionals find interim assignments. Through consultative personal interaction we develop a Heightened Awareness on a professional, personal and emotional level with hiring companies and candidates. We actually think of our network of candidates as talented people and organizations as those seeking talented people. We believe it's all about assisting talented accounting and finance professions in attaining their short term career goals. And attaining your particular set of goals is how we measure our success.

Our Staffing Professionals are uniquely positioned to deliver unparalleled results because of their first-hand experience. Many of us are former accounting professionals and hiring managers from big four accounting firms and Fortune 500 companies. From payroll clerk to accounting management, we have been there and understand all career levels and the intricate background and skills associated with those positions.

Even though we specialize in a specific business discipline, we serve the spectrum of today's business world. Through our networking we have developed partnerships with organizations in varied industries so that we are not limited to a narrowed cottage niche. We cover financial services, professional services, manufacturing, real estate, insurance, distribution, retail and technology just to name a few. Our awareness is focused on accounting and finance professionals and the vastness of the industries they serve.

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