Park Ridge, IL
$2 billion dollar distribution company located near O’Hare is looking for a Senior Accountant who has the ability to grow within the organization. The group is growing rapidly meaning they are motivated and strong propensity for upward mobility in this position.
Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant include:
•Be a key player in month-end closing procedures.
•Provide analysis on specific accounts.
•Prepare the journal entries and maintain the GL on a daily/weekly/monthly basis.
•Act as a point of contact for other departments for spending and forecast variances.
•Be a mentor to younger Accountants on the team and assist with training when necessary.
•Assist in the annual external audit process.
•Complete ad-hoc projects as assigned.
•Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
•1-4 years in an accounting-related position.
•Advanced proficiency in Excel required.
•Must have excellent communication (both written and verbal).