Assistant Controller - Manufacturing - Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD80,000 - USD100,000
  • Exposure and development from Senior Leadership
  • Ability to make immediate impact autonomously

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO at a multi-million dollar, manufacturing company located near Chicago, IL. Our client is rapidly growing and has been servicing the medical, aerospace, and automotive industries. They have industry leading technology and over 40 years of experience in manufacturing space. Due to the immense growth they are experiencing, they are seeking to bring on an Assistant Controller!

Job Description

  • Ensure business transactions are reported in accordance with GAAP
  • Perform monthly balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Perform financial position/budget variance analyses
  • Identify process improvements to increase efficiency of existing financial operations
  • Research and analyze expense variances



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
  • 2+ years of accounting experience
  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of ERP systems preferred
  • Ample written and verbal communication skills

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive compensation package
  • Lucrative bonus structure
  • Strong benefits
  • Leading manufacturer
  • Fast growing company
  • Highly visible role, reporting to the Controller and partnering with senior leaders
  • Mentorship and training from the team
  • Awesome team culture
  • Ownership of the accounting function
  • Stable company with ample career progression
Contact
Connor Forgue
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5600446

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Connor Forgue
Job Reference
JN-052022-5600446