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  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Ref No: 18-01085
  • Date: February 13, 2018
  • Job title:

Jessica Olenick

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Job Description - Accountant





ACCOUNTANT



At Infinity Consulting Solutions (ICS), we pride ourselves in getting to know our candidate further than the bullet points on their resume. We want to know what your long-term goals and ambitions are to make sure we help you make long term career moves. ICS has excelled in creating strong relationships with top performing companies in the Chicago market which has opened many doors for driven professionals like yourself for many years. Our client is currently looking for a Senior Accountant to join their growing and dynamic team. 



RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Develop an understanding of all general accounting functions of the company, including the transactional system of record and its interfaces with the general ledger

• Prepare and review monthly journal entries, and construct income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements along with supporting schedules and reports on a monthly basis

• Forecast short- and long-term cash requirements

• Monitor daily bank activity involving high volumes of various types of transactions

• Produce periodic reports for management, and outside accountants and tax professionals, monitoring and ensuring compliance with banking requirements and various regulatory and licensing agencies

• Measure and document departmental budgets and analyze variances

• Aid and cross-train with maintaining accounts receivable, fixed assets, prepaids, and expense accruals

• Provide analytical support for special projects including project P&L monitoring, development and production of various types of metrics and dashboard reports

• Collaborate with other departments (e.g., IT, Operations, Payment Processing) 



REQUIREMENTS: 

• 3+ years of work experience

• CPA designation or candidate preferred but not required

• Bachelor's in Accounting or Finance

• Strong analytical and written communication skills

• Advanced Excel proficiency

• Must be able to independently define and drive reporting, research, and analytical projects to completion

• Public accounting experience is a plus, as would be experience with budgeting, cost accounting, and/or taxation


• Experienced in Microsoft Dynamics GP/Great Plains 



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