Accounting Manager | Logistics | Itasca, IL

Itasca Permanent USD120,000 - USD130,000 Work from home
  • Flexible, hybrid work structure (2-3 days remote)
  • Highly visible role, working regularly with Corporate Controller and CFO

About Our Client

I am currently working with the Corporate Controller of a multi-billion dollar, logistics firm that is experiencing high amounts of organic growth. The company has been around for 40+ years and is looking to continue growing for the foreseeable future. Being the Accounting Manager you will be working very closely with the Corporate Controller on projects that will be reported to senior management regularly.

Job Description

Accounting Manager Responsibilities:

  • Assist with preparation of monthly financial reporting & analysis package
  • Review work and analysis performed by staff and provide guidance on more complex transactions and reconciliations.
  • Monthly close process management
  • Responsible for period-end close procedures for assigned balance sheets and income statement accounts for multi-entities
  • Operational accounting oversight and issue resolution
  • Preliminary financial statements distribution and issue resolution
  • Audit coordination (US consolidated) and foreign statutory audits with assistance from local Finance Managers



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in Corporate Accounting
  • Experience working in large amounts of data sets
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Manufacturing or Logistics experience preferred
  • Global Company experience is preferred
  • Management experience preferred
  • AS 400 experience preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • M&A experience
  • Exceptional attention to detail

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive compensation package
  • Strong benefits
  • Highly acquisitive company
  • Fast growing company
  • Ample room to progress your career
  • Highly visible role, partnering with senior leaders
  • Mentor-ship from the Corporate Controller
  • Awesome team culture
  • Remote working opportunity (2-3 days work from home)
Contact
Matt Conroy
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5660257

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Finance Manager
Industry
Transport & Distribution
Location
Itasca
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Matt Conroy
Job Reference
JN-062022-5660257
Job Nature
Work from home