Senior Accountant

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $80,000 - $100,000 per year
easy apply

job description

Senior Accountant

job summary:
We are working for a national transportation company that is looking for a Senior Accountant in downtown Chicago! This is a key role with high visibility and is heavily relied on by management to provide valuable output!

 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $80,000 - 100,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepares journal entries for revenues, expenses, work-in-process recognition, Intercompany transactions, and other miscellaneous items for all shop locations to ensure financial statement accuracy
  • Prepares and analyzes weekly and monthly management reporting including financial statements and key metric reports
  • Actively participates in the preparation of annual budgets for each shop location
  • Works closely with shop personnel to provide insight and assistance when needed
  • Completes monthly account reconciliations including work-in-process, cash, AR, AP, inventory, and other balance sheet accounts
  • Participates and assists in the audits of annual physical inventory counts at shop locations
  • Partners with our engineering team to analyze and review capital expenditures which includes ROI analysis, available spend tracking, and maintaining the fixed asset ledger
  • Supports monthly reporting requirements to parent company in Hyperion (validations and flow forms)
  • Creates, maintains, and improves reporting templates to provide ad-hoc financial reporting to internal customers
  • Develops improvements to shop reporting resources and assists with special projects as assigned
 
qualifications:
Skills and Abilities

B.S. degree in Accounting required, CPA preferred

High proficiency in Microsoft Excel and experience within Hyperion

At least 3 years of progressive experience in accounting and/or financial analysis ideally in a manufacturing environment.

Experience with creating or writing templates and reports (in or out of excel)

Knowledge of how intercompany transactions and profit eliminations work

Other Desired Skills: Excellent demeanor, attention to detail and organization, outstanding work ethic, great communication, ability to work independently with little to no supervision, ability to travel (~5%),

Interested in learning more? Please contact Bridget Janso at bridget.janso@randstadusa.com for more information!

 
skills: Hyperion, Manufacturing Cost Acct
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

easy apply

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up
{{returnMsg}}

related jobs

    Staff Accountant

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • job type: Contract
  • salary: $20 - $27.50 per hour
  • date posted: 5/3/2018