Director of Accounting

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
23 Oct 2020
Closes
24 Oct 2020
Ref
01300-0010856603
Job role
Finance director
Experience level
Director
Job Description

Exciting opportunity at a manufacturing company located in downtown Chicago!

To apply to this Director of Accounting role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky (john.sadofsky "AT " roberthalf.com)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
• Responsible for the Company's consolidated monthly close, including the preparation of the Company's monthly financial reporting package in accordance with US GAAP & Company's SPIs
• Develop, implement, coordinate, and publish monthly reporting book for internal Company purposes including commentary on results
• Coordinate and review, communicate standards, ensure quality/relevance of Sectors' business analysis/commentary.
• Coordinate requirements for Company quarterly business reviews with Sectors
• Ensure compliance with US GAAP across the Company's reporting units
• Manage forecast process as required by Company management
• Implement and track key metrics to monitor the performance of the businesses and identify issues that need to be addressed based on trends and variances that arise

Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or economics
• CPA is required. MBA is preferred• Excellent organizational skills
• Process oriented, hands-on & proactive
• 12+ years of experience in progressive finance/accounting roles
• Strong knowledge of US GAAP