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Director of Finance Accounting

Alari Search, LLC
Chicago, IL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $100,000 to $160,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, medical, vision,
Job Description

Responsibilities Include

  • The Accounting and Finance department is seeking to add an Accounting & Finance Director to help mentor, shape and grow the Accounting and Finance team
  • The Accounting and Finance Director will be a self-starter that thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • This person will be primarily responsible for managing the month-end close, financial reporting, project budgets and re-forecasting financial analysis, as well as big picture strategy 
  • This person will focus on the company’s internal controls by improving, documenting and driving the monthly close manual, financial reporting and reforecasting processes and procedures for the company's US projects
  • This position will act as a liaison between the accounting and finance, project management, marketing and operations teams and will prepare financial reporting and analysis to be used internally for decision making
  • The Accounting and Finance Director reports to the Chief Financial Officer and will make recommendations on work allocation and how to structure and grow the Accounting and Finance Department


  • At least 5 to 10 years of accounting/finance experience
  • Fund Accounting experience a must
  • Ability to train, mentor, motivate and hold team members accountable, a natural leader
  • Advanced Excel skills (pivot tables, conditional formulas, etc.)
  • Ability to foster positive relationships, maintain a positive attitude and create a positive working environment
  • Would prefer some sort of VC/PE experience


Company Description
Alari Search specializes in the placement of Accounting and Finance professionals in Chicago, Cleveland, and St. Louis. Our customized recruiting approach is based on building strong relationships with our clients and candidates. Our recruiting team is experienced in several industries including manufacturing, technology, oil & gas, health care, financial services, insurance, professional services, real estate, hospitality, and public accounting.

Alari Search is a sister division of Alari Financial Consultants LLC, a consulting firm that specializes in accounting and finance recruiting on an interim, contract, and contract-to-hire basis.

Alari Search, LLC


Chicago, IL


Finance and Insurance

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