Accounting Manager

Chicago, IL |$120-140K | Job ID: 115996

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a multi-million-dollar food sciences company in downtown Chicago to identify their next Accounting Manager.

The Accounting Manager will be responsible for managing a team of staff accountants, full accounting process, preparation of taxes and process improvements. This person will report directly to the Chief Accounting Officer and work closely with the CFO.

Additionally, the Accounting Manager will need to demonstrate professional communication, have a strong attention to detail and a need for accuracy, and be hungry to learn in their role. Compensation for this role can get to an all-in number of $150,000+, great benefits and PTO package.

Accounting Manager Responsibilities:
  • Manage team of Staff Accountants
  • Responsible of accuracy of financial statements, reconciliations, accounts analysis, month end close, various taxes and other duties performed by immediate staff
  • Be point of contact for all external audits
  • Training, development and hiring of employees on the team
  • Work cross-functionally with internal stakeholders and leadership

Accounting Manager Requirements:
  • 6+ years accounting experience (corporate and public)
  • Undergraduate degree in accounting or similar field  
  • Strong communication skills and an eye for detail
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and be able to take on multiple tasks at once
  • JD Edwards experience a plus

If you are interested in this Accounting Manager position and qualify per the above requirements, please apply today!

Thank you,

Katie White
Recruiting Manager, Accounting & Finance
LaSalle Network



LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.