Accounting Manager - Manufacturer - Chicago, IL

Oak Brook Permanent USD80,000 - USD100,000
  • Ample career progression both internally or within another business unit
  • Remote working opportunities (2 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO at a multi-billion dollar, leading manufacturer and distributor in downtown Chicago. Offering a plethora of different services and capabilities, our client is experiencing major growth right now. They are looking to bring on an Accounting Manager to their top performing business unit to lead the accounting department, while managing a team of three!

Job Description

  • Manage the GL, inventory control, and cost accounting system
  • Oversee month-end close and analysis
  • Review inventory and account reconciliations reports
  • Collaborate with senior leadership to provide relevant financial data and reports
  • Enhance system improvements to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the department
  • Train and develop staff
  • Assist other departments with inventory control and transaction analysis
  • Present key information on metrics, drivers, and results to senior leadership
  • Support internal and external audit teams on financial controls and records
  • Assure the timely completion of control reports for ledger balances/transactions

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's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 4+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Manufacturing or distribution industry experience preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Transaction processing systems experience preferred

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Bonus potential
  • 3% 401k match
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • Amazing benefits
  • Ample career progression
  • Gain mentorship from the Controller
  • Exposure to senior leadership
  • Remote working opportunity (2-3 days work from home)

Cheyanne Sudduth
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Finance Manager
Industrial / Manufacturing
Oak Brook
Contract Type
Consultant name
Cheyanne Sudduth
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