Controller job opportunity in Chicago, IL

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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

Parker and Lynch Chicago, IL

Company
Parker and Lynch
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
23130904.20605049
AJE Ref #
576031932
Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Regular
Required Licenses/Certifications
df-aj

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span A Marketing Firm located in Chicago, IL is looking a Controller. br This position will oversee general accounting and finance functions;  including AR, AP, Payroll, Tax, implementation of internal controls and responsible for all financial and accounting compliance functions.  If you are looking for a step up in your career this is the perfect opportunity for you! br   br span style='color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman;font-size:12pt;font-weight:bold;font-style:normal;' Emailed resumes will take priority over applicants! Please send your resume directly to a href='mailto:sterling.bokos@parkerlynch.com' B sterling.bokos@parkerlynch.com /B /a /span B and the subject line "Controller job in Chicago, IL for a marketing firm". /B br   br B Responsibilities: /B br Responsible for corporate accounting functions (accounting, treasury, bank reconciliations, financial reporting) br Develops and maintains timely and accurate financial statements and reports that are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). br Partner with C-level in due diligence and other activities surrounding corporate acquisitions br Reconcile bank and investment accounts. br Review monthly financials and prepare monthly variance reporting. br Manage the cash flow and prepare cash flow forecasts br Manage maintenance of the general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll. br Establish guidelines for budget and forecast preparation, and prepare the annual budget. br Supervises the company tax requirements (including income, sales and use, and other local taxes) br Coordinates work relating to both internal and external audits in the periodic review of the company financial records. br   br B Requirements: /B br ul
li Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting , Finance or Business /li li CPA required; MBA preferred but not required /li li 8+ years of accounting and finance experience; including public accounting firm /li li 2+ years in management role with proven ability to hire, train, manage large staffs /li li Proven ability to lead discussions and work collaboratively with department heads, and members of executive leadership /li li cycle, contracting, accounting, budgeting, accounts payable, audit, tax, and payroll /li li Strong Excel experience as well as large ERP software knowledge /li /ul
  br span style='color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-family:Times New Roman;font-size:12pt;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;' If you are interested in this position or other finance and accounting roles with Parker + Lynch please send your resume directly to a href='mailto:Sterling.bokos@parkerlynch.com' Sterling.bokos@parkerlynch.com /a /span and the best times for us to connect! br /span