Senior Accountant

Naperville, IL |$80-90K | Job ID: 100427

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Job Description

Are you looking to be a part of a multi-billion-dollar organization within a booming industry? Our client, headquartered in the western suburbs of Chicago, is looking to hire a Senior Accountant that will work closely with the Accounting Manager and Controller to drive important financial initiatives for their inventory accounting team. This well-renowned, household brand is an international leader and doesn’t show signs of slowing down in the market.

This Senior Accountant will handle all financial work relating to inventory levels, margins and COGs reporting, work with large data sets, tackle various special project work and bring ideas on how to create more efficient processes for the global organization.

This role is budgeted for an $80,000-100,000 annual base salary, with guaranteed merit increases/raises each year.

Senior Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and present financial results to the VP, Corporate Controller and other senior leadership across various departments
  • Capture data from production reporting and accounting records to track and record cost of inventory, cost of goods sold and analyze margins
  • Ownership of inventory accounting including but not limited to inventory and related reconciliations, inventory valuation, month-end, quarter-end and year-end inventory accounting processes
  • Perform monthly consolidations of financial results to ensure timely and accurate reports
  • Communicate frequently with division and finance representatives to speak into any differences noted as a result of the interface variances resurfaced during the month-end close

 

Senior Accountant Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • 3+ years of accounting experience within a manufacturing or product-based company required
  • Excellent communication, organization, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong proficiency within Microsoft Excel

 

If you are interested in this Senior Accountant role, please apply today!

Thank you,

 

Colette Conners
Project Manager, Accounting & Finance
LaSalle Network

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

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.