Accounting Manager | Logistics | Wood Dale, IL

Wood Dale Permanent USD115,000 - USD130,000
  • Massive career progression within a growing, global company
  • Remote working opportunities (2-3 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the Global Controller at a multi-billion dollar logistics company located near Wood Dale, IL. Offering their customers access to international and domestic shipping and technology needs, they are in full growth mode right now and looking to bring on an Accounting Manager. This individual will partner with global senior leadership to understand where the company's needs are from a strategic business standpoint on the Accounting side, own the books, and manage the accounting processes for the company!

Job Description

  • Manage the global monthly close process to ensure all accounting entries are completed on a timely and accurate basis
  • Conduct quarterly close process for multi-entity accounts, including balance sheets and income statements
  • Prepare the monthly financial reporting package
  • Assist in the annual audit for both domestic and international audits, consolidating into US guidelines
  • Lead the reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • Collaborate with the Controller to review key finance aspects
  • Oversee team development of operational and technical accounting knowledge
  • Implement accounting guidelines and procedures



MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Global company experience required
  • Public Accounting experience preferred
  • Manufacturing and/or logistics industry experience preferred
  • Strong written an verbal communication skills
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of US GAAP

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Lucrative bonus potential
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 401k match
  • Amazing benefits
  • Ample career progression
  • Exposure to global senior leadership
  • Opportunity to manage a team
  • Mentorship from the Controller
Contact
Andrew Noll
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5667101

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Finance Manager
Industry
Transport & Distribution
Location
Wood Dale
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Andrew Noll
Job Reference
JN-062022-5667101