Accounting Manager | Wholesale | Itasca, IL

Itasca Permanent USD90,000 - USD110,000
  • Ample career growth opportunity with a growing, entrepreneurial company
  • Remote working opportunities (2 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO at a multi-million dollar, leading wholesale company located near Itasca, IL. 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 lead the accounting department, while managing a team of three!

Job Description

  • Oversee monthly close process and analysis to develop process improvements and procedures
  • Perform the reconciliation of inventory and vendor payments on a monthly basis
  • Collaborate with other departments on inventory control and transaction analysis
  • Support internal and external audit teams on financial controls and records
  • Assure the timely completion of control reports for ledger balances/transactions
  • Enhance system improvements to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the department
  • Review monthly, quarterly, and annual sales tax returns
  • Invest in the training, development, and management of staff
  • Complete ad hoc analysis and special projects as needed
  • Additional duties as assigned

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 of Science in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Management experience preferred
  • Manufacturing, distribution, and/or wholesale industry experience preferred
  • M&A experience preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • 4% 401k match
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • Amazing benefits
  • Ample career progression
  • Gain mentorship from senior leadership
  • Exposure to C-Suite
  • Remote working opportunity (2 days work from home)
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Job summary

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FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
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Andrew Noll
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