Senior Accountant

Posted 2 months ago by Robert Half
Chicago, IL
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


The Senior Accountant is a key contributor to the day-to-day accounting operations.. The position is intended to provide specific accounting and finance support to the Corporate Accounting Manager as well as other key executives within the corporate headquarters.

+ Prepare real estate entities financial statements

+ Forecasting and tracking on-going projects

+ Manage lease accounting

+ Oversee casualty accounting and reporting

+ Account analysis and reconciliation

+ Journal entry preparation

+ Operational reporting & analysis

+ Inter-company account reconciliations

+ Review and code invoices for AP processing

+ Participate in training of staff accountants

+ Assist with the year-end external audits, benefit plan audits, and annual budgeting processes

+ Assist with internal controls assessment, special projects, and process improvements

+ Ad-hoc financial analysis and other duties as assigned


+ Accounting degree and at least 3 years’ experience

+ Experience with SAP is a plus

+ Proficient in Excel

+ Accuracy

+ Ability to meet deadlines

+ Ability to function as a team player

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