Senior Financial Accounting Analyst/Manager

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  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accountant - General
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_20714_61014243
  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Parker + Lynch is teaming up with one of their top clients to help fill a Senior Financial Accounting Analyst/Manager job in Chicago, IL. This Senior Financial Accounting Analyst/Manager provides business and financial support to the controller that enhances decision-making and results in the achievement of short and long-term financial objectives. This person will be a proactive business partnership with other Business Units to maximize the financial close process ensuring the operational and external financial statements are presented accurately and in a timely fashion. You are the perfect fit if you have 2+ years in accounting within the financial service industry, CPA, and lead and managed projects.
 
Duties:

  • Participate and lead process improvement initiatives and further the documentation of process & procedures.
  • Reconciling account balances and reconciling bank statements
  • Analyze financial data and present the findings
  • Supervise and review work of others on applicable tasks or projects
  • Be the liaison with custodians, vendors, and strategic partners to improve financial procedures.
  • Maintaining general ledger transactions, and preparing/completing month-end close procedures.  
  • This team member will work closely with others within the finance team as well as other functional departments.   
  • Provide support for the external financial statement audit in alignment with audit timeline
  • Monitor and prioritize tasks, projects, and inquiries as needed to accomplish team goals
 
Skills and abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • CPA preferred, or CPA eligible
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft office applications, particularly Excel (including Vlookups and pivot tables)
  • Team player
  • Financial service industry experience
 
Emailed resumes directly to sterling.bokos@parkerlynch.com
will take priority over applicants.
 



Please apply with your CV to: Sterling Bokos --

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