Accounting Manager

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842885_2693746

A Chicago Parker + Lynch client within in the financial services company is currently seeking an Accounting Manager. Due to the recent growth through acquisition (5 acquisitions in the last 3 years), this newly created position will have oversight of corporate accounting, M&A integration, analysis of potential acquisitions, and accounting policy research. This is an exciting opportunity to be in a high growth company with potential to move upward and laterally within other departments.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Oversight of monthly close, corporate accounting
  • M&A integration accounting
  • Budgeting, forecasting, and special projects
  • Technical accounting research
  • Training and development of staff

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years of accounting experience
  • Public accounting experience
  • Relevant financial services industry experience

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA or CPA tracking

Perks:

  • Direct exposure to executive/senior leadership
  • Upward or lateral career mobility
  • 4 weeks PTO
  • Profit sharing

To learn more about this position, please apply directly to this post.