Accounting Manager - Manufacturing

Chicago Permanent
  • Remote working opportunities (2-3 days work from home)
  • Career progression within a growing, global company

About Our Client

I've partnered with a leading, global manufacturer of equipment in their niche in downtown Chicago. This company is #1 in every space they are in and are capitalizing on this massive growth. They are seeking a newly created Accounting Manager to join their team!

Job Description

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.

Description

The Accounting Manager will:

  • Manage the global monthly close process to ensure all accounting entries are completed on a timely and accurate basis
  • Responsible for the financial reporting and consolidation on a global scale
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors to ensure audit compliance
  • Ensure all compliance on accounting transactions, AR, and cash flow to drive performance
  • Work with internal and external tax service providers to ensure international tax compliance
  • Lead technical accounting resolution and the implementation of new accounting standards
  • Collaborate with the Controller to review key finance aspects
  • Streamline the improvement of the accounting and finance reporting process
  • Oversee team development of operational and technical finance knowledge

The Successful Applicant

The Accounting Manager will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Manufacturing industry experience required
  • Previous management experience preferred
  • Ability to manage processes in an international environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to be a change agent
  • Strong attention to detail

What's on Offer

The Accounting Manager will receive:

  • Above market compensation
  • Lucrative bonus potential
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 401k match
  • Amazing benefits
  • Ample career progression
  • Gain global exposure
  • Opportunity to manage a team
Contact
Marnie Rudick
Quote job ref
JN-122021-4546152

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Marnie Rudick
Job Reference
JN-122021-4546152