Senior Manager of Accounting

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

Parker+ Lynch is currently seeking a Senior Manager of Accounting with 5 or more years of experience for a full-time job in Chicago, IL.

Our client is looking for a Senior Manager of Accounting. This role reports directly to the Controller and will assist in all accounting and projects. This position offers competitive salary and benefits, great work/life balance, and a succession planning to Controller!



  • Oversee daily accounting operations - AP, AR, Month/Year-end, banking, cash management, journal entries, accruals
  • Financial reporting
  • Supervise and train accounting team
  • Supervise payroll
  • Assist in employee benefits administration
  • Research and apply technical accounting
  • Assist in evaluating new systems for implementation
  • Maintain policies and procedures
  • Internal controls
  • Assist in monthly accounting close and prepare financial statements
  • Assist in annual financial audit utilizing external auditors
  • Assist in all tax-related filings using external tax consultants
  • Create and run reports to identify discrepancies and correct them


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Minimum 5 years of accounting experience
  • CPA a plus
  • Advanced Excel required with Vlookups and pivot tables
  • Quickbooks or Sage Intaact experience a plus
  • Employment Type: Full-time

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