Accounting Director

  • Location
    Woodridge, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Controller / Accounting Director (Logistics, Private Equity)

A leading private equity backed logistics company in Chicago is looking for a new Accounting Director to support the CFO. The role will get exposure to all aspects of the accounting process and financial planning and analysis. The position will work directly with the Controller and will have the opportunity supervise the team. The role will be responsible for monthly internal and external financial reporting, cash flow analysis, budgeting, forecasting and streamlining processes. The company is seeking a dynamic candidate with at least five years of progressive accounting/finance experience. This role will also get cross-functional exposure, coordinating with the finance, marketing, and operations teams. This is also a very forward-thinking company, promoting a positive culture with frequent company outings, beer on tap, and flexible work hours.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Internal and external financial reporting
  • Forecasting and budgeting
  • Multi-location financial analysis, strategy, and special projects
  • Ad-hoc analysis
  • Process and procedure improvements

The ideal candidate for this job:

  • 5+ years experience
  • CPA or MBA strongly preferred
  • Accounting/finance degree
  • Leadership experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Salary: up to $140K

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your resume as a Microsoft Word document to Deesha.Patel@parkerlynch. com!

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