Staff Accountant | Chicago | Hybrid

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD50,000 - USD60,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Highly visible role, reporting into the Accounting Supervisor
  • Ample career growth opportunity with a growing company

About Our Client

Our client, a world renowned manufacturer of world-class products, has operations, and a significant and growing presence in the US. Taking pride in building upon their foundation, this is an opportunity to join a business at an exciting time in their growth. The Staff Accountant will work directly with the Accounting Supervisor and have the autonomy to learn and grow within a growing company. This individual will also receive tons of training and mentorship from the team and senior leaders within the organization to get lots of exposure to the company as a whole!

Job Description

  • Assist with month-end close, including the completion of journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Manage the processing and payment of approved vendor bills.
  • Prepare financial statements in accordance with GAAP.
  • Collaborate with the plant/operation teams for pricing and vendor updates.
  • Identify process improvements and procedures.
  • Assist with weekly reporting activities to send out to each plant.
  • Provide accounting support when needed.
  • Conduct ad hoc projects.

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
  • 1+ years of experience in Accounting
  • Manufacturing, distribution, or related industry experience preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Microsoft Excel knowledge
  • Knowledge of GAAP

What's on Offer

  • Above market compensation
  • 401k match
  • Amazing benefits
  • 2 weeks PTO
  • Collaborative work environment
  • Mentorship from senior leadership
  • Join a growing, highly acquisitive organization
  • Ample career progression

Apply today to have your resume considered within 24 hours!

Emily Considine
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Financial Accounting
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Hybrid working