Senior Staff Accountant

Chicago Permanent USD85,000 - USD95,000
  • Hybrid opportunity with a rapidly growing company
  • Multi-billion dollar real estate firm

About Our Client

I'm partnered with a high growth, multi-billion dollar real estate 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.


  • Oversee the processing of accounts payable and maintenance of vendor records
  • Assist with preparing monthly and quarterly financial reports
  • Assist with cash management and forecasting reporting
  • Process complex contract billings for equipment maintenance & repair operations
  • Monthly review and reconciliation of GL accounts with Controller and Finance Team
  • Review, investigate, and correct errors and inconsistencies in general ledger accounts
  • Maintain and recommend accounting controls, policies, and procedures
  • Assist with special projects as needed

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, or similar; (CMA or CPA - Preferred)
  • 3 or more years of accounting experience
  • Experience supporting P&L $50M Gross Revenue
  • Proficiency with NetSuite®; Microsoft® Office® - Word® and Advanced Excel®
  • Proven ability to maintain confidential information
  • Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Exceptional math and analytical skills
  • Self-Starter, motivated, ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Reliable and personable

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation + bonus
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 401k match
  • Mentorship from leadership
  • Ample career progression
  • Hybrid work schedule (2-3 days at home)
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