Senior Accounting Manager | Retail | Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD100,000 - USD125,000
  • Massive career progression at a global, market leading retailer
  • Remote working opportunities (2-3 days work from home)

About Our Client

I'm partnered with the CFO at a market leading retailer experiencing significant growth in the US. Supplying directly into the retail and e-commerce sectors, this is an opportunity to join a business at an exciting time in their growth. The Senior Accounting Manager will work directly with the CFO, gain exposure to all areas of the business, and have the autonomy to streamline processes and procedures to set them up for continued growth.

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.


Senior Accounting Manager Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of the day to day accounting operations, including month-end, cash management, accruals, prepaids, etc.
  • Manage in-depth P&L and balance sheet analytics, providing reports to senior leadership
  • Oversee the accurate processing of all accounting transactions in accordance with US GAAP
  • Review monthly reconciliations and variance analysis
  • Collaborate with the CFO to assist with long-term planning and annual budget processes
  • Identify key ares of improvement to develop and implement financial controls
  • Prepare ad hoc reports as needed

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Retail, wholesale, and/or e-commerce industry experience preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Familiarity with NetSuite preferred
  • Self-motivated mindset
  • Strong technical and analytic skills

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • Lucrative bonus potential
  • 5% 401k match
  • Amazing benefits package
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Employee discounts
  • Mentorship from CFO
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Ample career progression
  • Join a growing company
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Controller
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract Type
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Lyndsay Dalimonte
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