Senior Accountant

Chicago, IL 60607

Industry: Accountant (Sr) Job Number: 21251

Smart Resources/Accountable Search has joined with a tech start-up in the Loop in search of a Senior Accountant.

Opportunity to be the right hand to the Controller of a growing profitable tech company, mentor Staff Accountants, and the current Controller’ s predecessor in the future. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:   
  • Lead month-end close process.
  • Oversee all treasury management functions
  • Identify and implement process improvements.
  • Facilitate the company’ s annual audits and tax filings.
  • Account reconciliations and ad hoc analyses.
  • Mentor staff accountants.
  • Maintain fixed asset tracking and partnering with IT
  • Collaborate with FP&A team on changes that impact long-term forecasts
  • New accounting standards, as necessary

Education/Experience Requirements:
  • Bachelor’ s in Accounting
  • 5+ years of experience working in general corporate or public accounting
  • Extensive knowledge of GAAP and financial statement preparation
  • CPA is preferred

Knowledge/Skill Requirements:   
  • Bachelor’ s in Accounting
  • 5+ years of experience working in general corporate or public accounting
  • Extensive knowledge of GAAP and financial statement preparation
  • CPA is preferred
  • High proficiency with Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Detail-oriented and works well in a fast-paced environment

If interested in learning more about Smart Resources/Accountable Search and this opportunity, please submit your resume for consideration to Brad Lane, blane@AccountableSearch.com.

Job ID Number: 21251 (Please reference in call or email)

Only candidates with backgrounds who match our client' s requested experience will be contacted. Do not take this as a poor reflection on your experience, just a decision for the specific needs of our client' s project/job. We look forward to working with you.
Smart Resources/Accountable Search, a Brand of BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF), is Chicago's premier source for valuable direct-hire, temporary and temporary-to-hire candidates to our client companies. We specialize in the Administrative & Clerical, Accounting and Human Resources placements. To learn more about our services, visit www.smartstaffing.com.

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