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Sr. Accountant

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting Buffalo Grove , IL 60089

Posted 2 months ago

Are you determined to rise to different challenges and reach goals quickly but effectively? Are you excited about the idea of working with a reputable Real Estate Property company? Robert Half Finance is looking for someone like you! As a Senior Accountant, you will be tasked with financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. To succeed in this role, you must be proficient at analyzing information. This full-time role offers solid compensation and benefits along with possibility growth. This Senior Accountant role is located in Buffalo Grove, Illinois within the Real Estate Property field. Your responsibilities

  • Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions

  • Apply oneself to various department-wide initiatives

  • Delegate resources to Ad-hoc projects as necessary

  • Contribute to coordinating quarterly reviews and SOX testing with internal and external auditors

  • Execute monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables (journal entries, reconciliations, reports) in compliance with GAAP

  • Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations

  • Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls; while also providing support on special requests when required

  • Provide analysis on financial results (trends, performance metrics, benchmarks)

  • Prepare monthly consolidated P L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting


  • 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • Command of financial reconciliation

  • Yardi experience desired

  • Deep understanding of financial statement preparation

  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges

  • Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills

  • BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

  • Ability and willingness to meet business critical deadlines

  • Excellent verbal, written, and social communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic and constantly changing company environment

  • Accounting experience in publicly-traded company a plus

  • Strong time management skills preferred

  • Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus

  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills

  • Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance

Employment Type: Full-time

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Sr. Accountant

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Robert Half Finance & Accounting