Oct 08, 2021

Senior Accountant

  • OneTrust
  • Chicago, IL, United States, IL

✍🏾Job Description

Senior Accountant

About the Company

Our client, a well-known international manufacturer/distributor, has a new Senior Accountant opportunity due to promotion at their North American HQ. This company offers excellent leadership, interesting high profile work, and opportunity for career growth. Why work for the company:

  • Company is very profitable and growing
  • Pension plan
  • Function as a business partner to leadership
  • Ability to make an impact
  • Workplace flexibility
  • Excellent Benefits, insurance starts on day 1
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • CPA dues paid
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement
  • Family type culture

Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant include:

  • ME close including posting journal entries, prep/review of account reconciliations
  • ME, QE and YE reporting to corporate office overseas for NA
  • Assist with budgeting & forecasting for North America
  • Analyze financial reports and provide explanations for variances and trends
  • Work cross functionally with numerous BU's and locations
  • Assist in evaluating and implementing internal controls
  • Work with internal and external auditors
  • Oversee work of staff accountants
  • Process improvements

Requirements of the Senior Accountant include:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years of experience
  • CPA or working toward obtaining
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Strong organization skills, strategic thinker and ability to coordinate projects
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Team player who enjoys working in a collaborative environment