Sr. Associate, Accounting II

JLL - Westmont, IL3.8

Job Summary
Under direction, performs a variety of professional level accounting duties involved in preparing, maintaining, analyzing, verifying, and reconciling complex financial transactions, statements, records, and reports; maintains the accuracy of the ledgers and financial systems; assists in the preparation of assigned budgets, annual audit, and year end closing; and provides guidance to assigned clients and/or groups Job Responsibilities Revenue recognition Responsible for the monthly revenue reconciliation as well as ensure accurate recognition of revenue in compliance with contract terms. Provide monthly (or as needed) revenue reporting by individual or group for local leadership including Individual vs. target, group vs. target, and deficit reporting with analysis Responsible for the timely and accurate recognition of revenue in compliance with contract terms Reconciliation Ensure that balance sheet reconciliations are completed in a timely and accurate manner Reporting Produce timely and accurate monthly financial statements and provide analysis on information which could include supporting revenue schedules, labor reports, and expense review. Distribute and communicate financial results to Regional Operations Managers. Produce and analyze monthly and quarterly Management Executive Committee variance reports Payables & Receivables Ensure the accounts receivable objectives and metrics are met - oversee maintenance and research on AR over 30 days past due. Auditing Responsible for completion of quarterly audit work papers Assist in the creation of the annual plan and quarterly forecasts for the client group Any and all other duties and tasks assigned. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Education/training Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance required Years of relevant experience 5+ years accounting experience required Certifications/licenses Possess or pursuing a CPA preferred Physical work requirements and work conditions Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. #LI JLL Privacy Statement When you visit JLL websites, JLL may collect information related to those visits, without you actively sending that information. This information may include, for example, the internet browser you are using, your access device’s operating system, the language in which that system presents information to you, your IP (Internet Protocol) address, the web search that took you to the JLL website, the web pages and advertisements displayed to you, and the links you click on. For additional details please see JLL's Global Privacy Statement or our career site pages for each country. For employees in the United States, please see a fully copy of our Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action policy here .