Senior Staff - Manufacturing - Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD85,000 - USD95,000
  • Hybrid Opportunity (2 days work from home)
  • Massive career progression internally or within the many operating companies

About Our Client

My client is a multi billion-dollar, Fortune 200 organization that is rapidly growing and seeking a Senior Staff Accountant to join their Chicago team. My client has been an industry leader in the manufacturing space with over 100 years in business. My client has many successful subsidiaries, including this opportunity with the leader in construction products and engineering services!

Job Description

  • Assist in month-end, quarter-end, and year-end close and reporting requirements
  • Collect & analyze data to determine the cost of business activities
  • Work with operations, sales, and marketing teams to proactively improve KPIs
  • Responsible for key cost accounting duties such as slow and obsolete inventory analysis and the standard cost update
  • Provide financial support to the operations team, including cost trends, cost improvement opportunities, and profitability analysis of products, suppliers, programs and special projects
  • Partner with operations in managing the capital expenditure plan and overall responsibility for fixed asset accounting
  • 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



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in accounting
  • Manufacturing or distribution 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

  • Competitive Salary between $85,000 - $95,000
  • Bonus potential
  • 401k match
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Mentorship from the Director of Finance
  • Join a growing, global company
  • Ample career progression
Contact
Saskkia Wiggan
Quote job ref
JN-062022-5638340

Job summary

Sector
Accounting
Sub Sector
Accountant/Bookkeeper
Industry
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Saskkia Wiggan
Job Reference
JN-062022-5638340