Accounting Manager | Manufacturing & Distribution

Mount Prospect Permanent USD100,000 - USD125,000
  • Remote working opportunities (2 days work from home)
  • Highly visible role with the opportunity to put your stamp on the role

About Our Client

My client is a $900M organization that is seeking an Accounting Manager to join their growing team! My client is an industry leader in the wholesale distribution space. They partner with multi-billion dollar brands supplying more than 200,000 products and 600 brands to thousands of suppliers. My client offers a product selection ranging from home care brands to automotive supplies. Chances are my client had a hand in supplying many products in your home right now to your favorite retailers!

Job Description

Accounting Manager Responsibilities:

  • Oversee month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close and reporting requirements
  • 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
  • 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
  • Ensure that accurate financial records and strong internal controls are in place and being followed
  • Assist in preparation of annual operation plan, long range strategic plans, monthly outlooks, quarterly reviews and other special analysis

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, Finance, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in accounting
  • Manufacturing or distribution experience preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Excel and Word
  • Strong business communication and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail

What's on Offer

  • Bonus potential
  • 4% 401k match
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • Amazing benefits
  • Ample career progression
  • Gain mentorship from the Controller and C-Suite
  • Remote working opportunity (2-3 days work from home)
  • Ample career progression opportunity across Accounting and Finance - Corporate Accounting, FP&A, Global Consolidations and more!
Cheyanne Sudduth
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Finance Manager
Industrial / Manufacturing
Mount Prospect
Contract Type
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Cheyanne Sudduth
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