Vice President of Accounting & Finance

Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Date Posted: 06-30-2016
Privately held Asset management Company seeks a Director of Accounting and Finance,.

The VP Accounting will have an opportunity to move into an assistant Controller role. A mix of public and private accounting is preferred.

Minimum Education & Experience of the Director of Accounting & Finance:
 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains experience a plus.
  • 7-12 years accounting experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of accounting standards.
  • Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and effective time management.
  • Strong interpersonal skills along with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Self-motivated/”can do” attitude.
  • Some supervisory experience preferred.
  • Prior experience in a similar role within a commercial lending business within a bank or commercial finance company a plus.
  • Public accounting and/or tax preparation experience a plus.
 
Duties & Responsibilities of the Director of Accounting & Finance:
  • Assist the Controller in producing accurate and timely financial statements and reports.
    • Review reconciliations, trial balances and reports prepared by accounting and loan servicing/operations personnel.
    • Review of all associated internal financial reporting and analysis.
    • Participate in presentation of financial results to management.
  • Perform research regarding transactional accounting topics and document findings and conclusions.
  • Serve as main tax contact for company.
    • Review taxes and K-1s prepared by 3rd party tax advisor.
    • Review other tax items as needed (1042, 1099, City of Chicago taxes, etc.).
    • Review monthly tax provision.
  • Work on special projects as assigned by manager.
  • Establish and maintain procedures for responsibilities and oversee all finance and accounting procedures.
  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned by manager.
Attractive base salary and outstanding yearly bonuses available.
 
 
 
Contact information:
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Recruiter
Max Populi, LLC
4628 Bayard Street, #207
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2750
Tel: (412) 567-5279
Fax: (412) 567-5198
e-mail: jobs@maxpopuli.com
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