International Finance Group

Staff/Senior Accountant

Location: Vernon Hills, IL Type: Direct Hire Job #28201 Salary: $80,000 Company Description IFG;s client is a manufacturer of consumer products and has an immediate need for a strong Accounting Manager. Their brand has a well-earned reputation for innovation. The company's offices are located in both the US and Canada and their new headquarters in the northwest suburbs is expanding rapidly. Role Description This is a full-time hybrid role as a Senior Accountant, reporting to the Accounting Manager. The Senior Accountant will be responsible activities including the general ledger, month-end close, as well as financial and operational reporting. The role offers some flexibility for remote work but requires regular presence in the office.   Qualifications Strong understanding of GAAP accounting principles, with a minimum of 2-5 years of experience in accounting/finance Advanced skills in Excel and accounting software such as A2000 Ability to work well both independently and in a team environment Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field is required CPA certification desired Experience with cost accounting is desired For immediate consideration email your resume to: Apply Now

Senior Accountant

Location: Oak Brook, IL Type: Direct Hire Job #28063 Salary: $95,000 IFG’s client is adding a strong Senior Accountant to their team as the organization continues to grow.  This is an opportunity to use a wide breadth of accounting knowledge, yet it allows plenty of time off to enjoy the summer with their unlimited PTO.  Another perk is the ability to work from home on Mondays and Fridays. Responsibilities: Oversee the general ledger and ensure all transactions are accurately recorded. Conduct regular account reconciliations and resolve discrepancies. Identify opportunities for process improvements and implement best practices. Streamline accounting processes to enhance efficiency and accuracy. Assist in the development of annual budgets. Assist in the preparation of financial forecasts. Implement and monitor internal control procedures to safeguard company assets. Coordinate and support internal and external audits. Prepare and analyze financial statements. Variance analysis for senior management. Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Accounting or Finance CPA preferred Proficiency in MS Office products – intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Excel Strong attention to detail For immediate consideration, please email your resume to Apply Now

Accounting Assistant

Location: Chicago, IL Type: Contract Job #27939 Accounting Assistant International Financial Group (IFG) Chicago is seeking a detail-oriented Accounting Assistant to join our internal accounting team. In this role, you will provide vital support to our accounting department and work closely with our Controller. This position is primarily remote, with the occasional need to come into the downtown Chicago office. Join a talented team that works with Fortune 500 companies to high-growth startups, we are a Chicago-based firm uniquely positioned as experts in accounting and finance solutions serving clients in all industries. Specializing in contract resourcing, advisory services, and direct hire recruitment, we believe in solving challenges as a team. IFG Chicago offers an entrepreneurial environment that fosters success. If you’re interested in learning more, we’d love to connect! The opportunity: Manage Accounts Receivable, Invoicing, Cash Applications, and Collections Manage Monthly Reconciliation of customer accounts and invoices in QuickBooks and Bullhorn Back Office software Assist in processing payroll and tracking payroll data Process contractor timesheets for various areas of the business Provide HR support; onboarding, benefits, and other HR duties This is a part-time position Pay is open to align with experience What you bring: 3+ years of experience in a Bookkeeping, Accounting Assistant, or similar position Associate or bachelor's in Accounting preferred Experience with Excel and QuickBooks Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and adapt to quick changes Strong attention to detail and accuracy Experience in the staffing and recruiting industry preferred but not required Bullhorn experience preferred but not required Apply Now

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