Financial Analyst (Accounting/Reporting)

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Finance
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_864973_2875983

Parker and Lynch is seeking a Financial Analyst interested in the food service industry. Our client is seeking a talented individual who is looking to grow their career. Our client is large notable brand that offers great growth and long-term opportunities. They will give you the opportunity to take more responsibility in various area’s and work closely with more experienced individuals.

 

If you are interested in applying for this job opportunity, please email your resume in Word format to Billy.Angelos@parkerlynch.com and put “Financial Analyst” in the subject line.

 

Emailed resumes will have priority consideration over online applications.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly journal entries, reconciliations, and other close responsibilities for debt, equity, G&A, and joint ventures
  • Prepare monthly sales reports, accounting entries, and financial statements for our joint ventures
  • Provide accurate and timely financial reporting, including filings to the SEC, by:
  • Preparing monthly financial statements for internal distribution
  • Create and maintain financial statement and other key reports within our reporting tool
  • Preparing footnotes, financial statements, MD&A, and exhibits in our 10-Q and 10-K filings
  • Assisting with any other SEC filings and census reports
  • Create and maintain financial statement and other key reports within our reporting tool
  • Providing required documentation/support to external auditors for their quarterly reviews and year end audits
  • Ensure account balances are accurate, recorded in compliance with GAAP and reflect the activities of the Company by:
  • Establishing and maintaining procedures and controls to ensure all assigned account reconciliations are accurate and timely in support of SOX compliance
  • Reviewing assigned account reconciliations and identifying where adjustments are needed
  • Assist in preparing technical accounting memorandums and performing necessary research
  • Assist with providing support for external consultants to prepare federal, state, and sales-and-use-tax filings
  • Establishing and maintaining financial reporting procedures and controls in support of SOX compliance
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    Perks:

  • Diverse and dynamic role with accounting, SEC reporting, analysis, and projects
  • Role reports into a Senior Accountant they are grooming for a manager role with the hope this person is promoted into a Senior role quickly
  • Assistant Controller and Controller have dynamic backgrounds from the Big 4 and other growth companies
  • Very nice people in the department
  • Opportunity to work for a notable brand
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    Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Flexible Spending Account -- We care about you and your family!
  • 401(K) -- We want you to secure your financial future!
  • Time Off -- We all need some time to relax, right?
  • Transportation Program -- Getting to work can be tough and expensive, we can help!
  • Employee Assistance Program -- Things out of our control happen, we will help you get through it.
  • Domestic Partner Benefits -- We love who you love!
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    Requirements:

  • 1-year public accounting- Audit OR Tax
  • Accounting degree
  • Good personality and willing to jump in a variety of areas
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    This role is WFH at this point, eventual expectation of a couple days in office around quarter ends.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

     

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.parkerlynch.com/candidate-privacy

     

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

     



    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.parkerlynch.com/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records