Assistant Controller - Manufacturing - Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD90,000 - USD110,000
  • Rapidly Growing Company with Opportunity for Growth to Controller
  • Frequent Exposure and Development from CFO

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO of a rapidly growing multi-million dollar manufacturing company, located near Crystal Lake, IL. This company began as a small family owned business and since has grown, through organic growth and acquisitions, to be a leader in its niche industry.

Job Description

  • Manages accounting related entries to numerous registers and journals
  • Supports AP activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and entry
  • Assists in AR activities to ensure accuracy and timeliness of invoice creation and collection
  • Carry out monthly bank reconciliations
  • Regularly maintains detailed reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts
  • Provides detailed analyses and explanations of all transactions
  • Put together documentation for external auditors
  • Process payroll, including 401k loans and wage garnishments
  • Construct, organize, and maintain electronic files and records
  • Continuously model the companies Core Values

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

  • Strong knowledge of accounting practices
  • Experience with Oracle Cloud Fusion or similar ERP software is required
  • Experience with Cost Accounting
  • Proficient in MS Teams, Word, and Excel, including vlookup, Pivot Tables and inserting objects
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Creating and organizing electronic files and records
  • Ability to read and understand technical forms and financial reports

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Lucrative bonus structure
  • Collaborative company culture
  • Fast progression to CFO
  • Highly visible role
  • Mentorship and development from the CFO
Contact
Connor Forgue
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5660270

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Controller
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Connor Forgue
Job Reference
JN-062022-5660270