Senior Staff Accountant
Do You Want:
? A role where you will provide accounting, analysis and efficiency expertise for this fast-paced manufacturer of premium ethnic foods?
? A company with a long history in the Chicago area and located in a state-of-the-art facility in Glendale Heights?
My client is a $100MM manufacturer and distributor of premium ethnic foods for both foodservice and retail. To support their fast growth, they are seeking a Senior Staff Accountant to support their operations as a critical part of their Finance group. This position will appeal to you if you want the opportunity to be part of a team dedicated to continuous improvement, innovation and ensuring excellence for our customers.
? A challenging role where you will maintain financial records, ensure accuracy of ledger accounts, reconciliation, prepare complex balance sheets and P&L statements. You will also oversee cash management and reporting, and sales and use tax compliance reporting, audits and oversee one staff accountant.
? A company that manages from its values, is customer focused, has open communication and clear expectations
? Direct reporting to our Accounting Manager, who is approachable and will help mentor you
? A management team that appreciates the contributions employees make to its continued success and growth
? A collaborative work environment in an engaged work culture
? A person who aligns with our values and mission, including trust, open communication, a commitment to quality and continuous improvement, a strong work ethic with drive and initiative, and the ability to work in a fast paced, high-performance, customer-focused team environment.
The ideal candidate will:
- Have a Bachelors degree in Accounting or related
- CPA certification (active or inactive)
- Experience in manufacturing, preferably food or consumer products
- Experience with trade spend accounting/deductions
- Experience with ERP system in a manufacturing environment
- Have effective communication skills and the ability to successfully interact with diverse personalities at all levels