Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842885_2837337

An awesome hospitality company is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team in Chicago, IL. Currently, they are working from home, but when they are in the office this is the culture and company you want to be a part of! The team has a great dynamic that possesses very fun and positive attributes along with a very motivated Controller! They offer office parties, fundraisers, etc. They have a great work-life balance and flexible with start and stop times! The ideal person will have 3+ years of general accounting, a bachelor’s degree in accounting, as well as leadership capabilities. This person will be responsible for overseeing 2 staff accountant’s work.

 

Emailed resumes directly to Sterling.bokos@parkerlych.com will take priority over applicants.

 

Qualifications:

3-5 years of staff experience doing bank reconciliations and reporting

 Someone that is looking for new ways to improve processes

A positive eager attitude ?

Sales and use tax  experience +

Great Plaines +

 

Duties:

  • Train and develop staff accountants and interns to make sure they thoroughly understand the accounting policies and procedures.
  • Month-end close of financial statements, including preparing and posting numerous journal entries as well as assist with reviewing
  • Assist with the review and analysis of monthly financials and liaise with cities as necessary.
  • Reconciles various balance sheet accounts and resolves any reconciling items identified monthly
  • Files and pays for monthly, quarterly, and annual taxes on time, including sale and use tax, amusement tax, and the personal property tax for several of our operating cities
  • Provides accounting assistance to city teams as required
  • Assists with preparation for annual audit and other audits as necessary
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    If you are interested in this Senior Accounting role or other roles with Parker + Lynch please apply and send your resume directly to Sterling.bokos@parkerlynch.com

     

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