Buckingham Search

Senior SEC Reporting Accountant

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

An International Manufacturer in downtown Chicago is looking to hire a Senior Accountant to their SEC Reporting team.

There is excellent exposure to the business within this role, and reports to the Manager, SEC Reporting & Technical Accounting. The position sits in their downtown Chicago office and is currently in a hybrid model with 2 days in the office.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Participate in the monthly close process, including preparing the consolidation and financial statements as well as supporting schedules and analytics
  • Participate in the preparation of required SEC reports, including Form 10Qs, 10Ks and 8Ks
  • Prepare quarterly segment reporting and inventory analytics
  • Participate in the quarterly balance sheet review process
  • Provide support to internal and external auditors during the quarterly/annual close processes
  • Assist in performing technical accounting research and preparing memos for matters that affect the Company

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred
  • 3+ years of public accounting/audit experience; manufacturing experience is a plus
  • SEC filing experience is required.
  • Strong work ethic and project management skills as well as an interest in automation
  • Ability to multi-task and be detail-oriented
  • Available to travel, both domestically and internationally
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.)
  • Experience with OneStream, JDE, CoStar and/or Workiva is a plus


Posted On: Thursday, June 23, 2022
Compensation: 85,000 - 92,000

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