Senior Accountant | CPG | Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD70,000 - USD80,000
  • Remote working opportunities (2-3 days work from home)
  • Dog-friendly office/environment, bring your dog to work!

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO at a growing CPG, start-up company located in downtown Chicago. They foster an excellent working culture with hybrid opportunities and a dog-friendly office for boosted morale! They are in full growth mode right now as we placed the Controller and now they are seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team!

Job Description

  • Handle day-to-day responsibilities including vendor payments and reconciliations, sales tax payments, reconciliations, and more.
  • Assist the Controller with the month-end closing process, including preparing month-end journal entries in accordance with GAAP and internal controls.
  • Complete and review monthly account reconciliations, including variance analysis.
  • Assist the Controller with FP&A with long-range planning and annual budgeting process.
  • Ensure integrity of financial data, maintain confidentiality, exhibit ethics and integrity.
  • Impact the overall organization in the most positive way possible, fostering leadership, collaboration, and a culture that is admired by the company and the industry.
  • Ad-hoc analysis as needed from the Controller or CFO.

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 or Finance
  • 3+ years of accounting experience
  • Inventory management preferred
  • CPA a plus
  • Ability to think outside the box and improve existing processes
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Excel)
  • Experience with NetSuite (preferred) or other accounting software such as QuickBooks or Sage Intacct
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation, commensurate with your experience
  • Great benefits including 70% medical paid by the company, 50% dental
  • 401K with up to 5% company match program
  • Unlimited PTO policy - trust in employees to manage their time!
  • Pet friendly office
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Summer hours with remote Fridays
  • Free products while employed
  • Growing, stable company
  • Work directly with Controller & CFO

Apply now and your resume will be considered within 24 hours!

Harry Jones
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
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Consultant name
Harry Jones
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