Job Title Senior Accountant – Corporate Accounting
Date Posted 10/1/2018
Location Glenview, IL
Country United States of America
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Position Id EB-1205096227
Job Description


2301 Patriot Blvd.

Glenview, IL 60026

Senior Accountant – Corporate Accounting


Great opportunity exists for a highly-driven individual to join our Corporate Accounting group.  This individual will be part of the team responsible for ensuring our financial statements are reported accurately in accordance with US GAAP.  The team responsibilities include: global financial statement consolidation, corporate business segment financial statement management, financial planning and analysis, investor relations, press release schedule preparation, and internal departmental reporting.   Candidate must exhibit extremely strong communication and interpersonal skills to support and interact with corporate and global management teams in a fast paced and dynamic environment.


Major Job responsibilities include the following:


  • Assisting in the monthly close process, financial planning and analysis, investor relations and internal and external reporting
  • Support the worldwide consolidation and translation of over 200 reporting locations. 
  • Analyze balance sheet and income statement trends
  • Assist with automation of internal reports
  • Analyze and account for foreign exchange transactions working with international accounting groups and assist treasury with reporting and understanding multi-currency exposure
  • Maintain corporate ledgers providing monthly account analysis, including significant and complex rollforwards
  • Assist with monthly estimates, quarterly forecasting cycles and annual budgeting process
  • Prepare various financial analyses and government reports, as necessary
  • Responsible for ensuring departmental costs are properly planned and accounted for
  • Assist corporate functional departments with accounting, planning and forecasting respective costs on a monthly basis


Ideal Candidate:


  • A minimum of 3-5 years senior accountant/analyst experience
  • Experience in both public accounting and corporate accounting a plus
  • Strong desire for career progression and appetite to absorb ever-increasing responsibilities
  • CPA/CFA preferred
  • Strong MS Office with advanced Excel skills.  PeopleSoft/Oracle, Hyperion Essbase Smartview and Wdesk experience a plus
  • Must be well- organized, self-motivated , and capable of working well independently and in a team environment

Job Group Finance
Distribution Yes

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