Senior Level Accountant ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client is a leading service organization in the Carol Stream area and they're looking to hire a Senior Accountant.
With a growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the department.
The company boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform.
RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT: Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts.
Handle month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing activities.
Analyze financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital.
Prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize current and projected company financial position.
Audit contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepare reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to monthly close process.
Establish, modify, document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ROLE: BS in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent business experience MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH SAGE/VENA Minimum of 5 years related business experience Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures Proficiency in MS Office Suite, with advanced working knowledge of Excel Ability to work efficiently independently as well as part of a team Proficiency with accounting software systems, a plus Keywords: accounting, accountant, senior accountant, operations, finance, financial analysis