Senior Accountant

Chicago Permanent USD85,000 - USD105,000
  • Hybrid working opportunity (2-3 days work from home)
  • Multi-billion dollar PE firm

About Our Client

I'm partnered with a high growth, multi-billion dollar private equity and investment firm in Chicago. Taking pride in building upon their foundation, this is an opportunity to join a business at an exciting time in their growth. The Senior Accountant will work directly with the Controller on the preparation of financial statements and reporting, due diligence, and M&A activity for the company.

Job Description

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.

Description

  • Prepare financial statements and financial reporting in accordance with GAAP for multiple funds and entities
  • Conduct the analysis and review of the general ledger, balance sheet, accruals, and the variance within entries
  • Provide a detailed review of financial statements to senior leadership
  • Act as a liaison with other personnel management on accounting related items
  • Assist with M&A activity and due diligence for potential acquisitions
  • Conduct cash management and treasury functions
  • Assist in the preparation of balance sheet reconciliations, annual budget, and annual valuation process
  • Prepare quarterly investor statements for senior leadership

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Public Accounting background preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and think creatively

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Lucrative bonus
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 401k match
  • Amazing benefits
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Join a growing, private equity firm
  • Mentorship from the Controller
  • Ample career progression
  • Hybrid work schedule (2-3 days at home)
Contact
Connor Forgue
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5272606

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Financial Accounting
Industry
Financial Services
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Connor Forgue
Job Reference
JN-022022-5272606