Accounting Manager

Accounting Principals - Chicago, IL3.9

Temporary | ContractEstimated: $84,000 - $110,000 a year
Accounting Principals is seeking an Accounting Manager in Chicago. You must have five years of experience in an accounting manager position. Your day to day duties will consist of managing the day to day operation of the accounting department. If you have Strong GAAP experience and financial reporting experience you may be a fit for the role. Our client proudly maintains a progressive, high-performance working environment offering personal growth and professional development opportunities. If you re interesting towards joining this awesome company, apply now!

Responsibilities Include:
Develop, direct and plan current accounting policies and procedures
Control daily cash balances and corporate checkbook
Heavy General Ledger reconciliation and testing
Manage month-end and year-end close process
Prepare and approve journal entries and intercompany transactions
Participate in annual budgeting process and quarterly forecasts
Develop regular and ad hoc financial analysis as requested for internal management
Monitor and analyze monthly operating results against budget
Ensure timely processing of all month end procedures for assigned areas
Analyze and communicate business performance

Bachelors of Science in Accounting or Finance
Eight years or more of experience in Accounting/Finance
CPA is strongly preferred
Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Ability to handle multiple projects at one time
Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
Must be attentive to detail, able to consistently meet deadlines

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