Senior Accountant | $900M Organization | North Suburbs

Wheeling Permanent USD75,000 - USD90,000
  • Partner directly with the Controller, CFO, and CEO!
  • 3 days work from home!

About Our Client

My client is a $900 million-dollar organization that is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their Accounting 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

  • Assist in month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close and reporting requirements
  • Work cross-functionally with sales, customer development, marketing, and category management teams to proactively improve KPIs
  • Provide financial support to the organization including trend analysis, cost improvement opportunities, and profitability analysis of products, suppliers, programs and special projects
  • 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
  • 3+ years of experience in accounting
  • Manufacturing or distribution experience preferred
  • Rebate 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

  • 4% 401K match
  • 3+ weeks PTO
  • Hybrid working schedule
  • Work directly with the Corporate Controller, CFO, and CEO
  • Cross-functional exposure - work with sales, marketing, category management, and customer development
  • Collaborative team structure
  • Ample career progression opportunity across Accounting and Finance - Corporate Accounting, FP&A, Global Consolidations and more!
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Financial Accounting
Industrial / Manufacturing
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