Randstad Senior Accountant in Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Senior Accountant

job details:

  • location:Hoffman Estates, IL

  • salary:$75,000 - $80,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • experience:5 Years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:451767

  • questions:312-917-1515.

job description

Senior Accountant

job summary:

A leader in go-to-market software in Hoffman Estates is seeking a new Senior Accountant. This position requires International experience (Canada OK!) and SAP preferred.

location: Hoffman Estates, Illinois

job type: Permanent

salary: $75,000 - 80,000 per year

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 5 Years


  • Provide full-cycle account reporting for select foreign and domestic subsidiaries including but not limited to, auditing, budgeting, forecasting and financial statement analysis.

  • Perform monthly analyses, account reconciliations, and variance analysis in support of the financial statements

  • Communicate with foreign and domestic external accounting firms in audit and preparation of financial results

  • Review and audit financial statements of domestic and international subsidiaries that will involve a high volume of foreign currency translation

  • Perform in-depth internal audit reviews of financial departments (AP, AR, GL)

  • Audit high volume Global intercompany transactions and related activity

  • Record financial transactions for month/quarter-end close process, including bank reconciliations, A/P; A/R and journal entries

  • Prepare any necessary financial reports and/or special projects as required by management

  • Participate in project team environment to implement process improvements

  • Ad-hoc reporting and special projects as required by Senior Management.

  • Support other team members as needed


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred

  • 5+ years of experience in Full Cycle Accounting environment

  • International experience a MUST

  • General Ledger / Financial Statement experience a must

  • Advanced Excel a must

  • Large ERP system experience a plus, SAP preferred

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects, priorities and workflow concurrently

  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work with constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.

  • Willingness to work longer hours to meet critical deadlines as needed

  • Acute attention to detail

  • Ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individuals at all organizational levels.

  • Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions

Questions? Reach out to Maggie McCormick at 312-499-4305 or maggie.mccormick@randstadusa.com

skills: SAP

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