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Staff Accountant - Remote

Brilliant Financial Staffing- Chicago Chicago ,IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Brilliant Financial Staffing has been engaged on a search for a Staff Accountant for our client located in Chicago, IL. This client is in the advertising industry and focuses on sharing their client’s story through unique advertising and authentic ideas. Due to changes in the accounting group, the ideal Staff Accountant would be able to join the company as soon as possible. This position reports to the CFO and will be responsible for project financial management and billing, reporting and analysis, and ad hoc projects as requested. The ideal candidate will be able to interview for the Staff Accountant position as soon as possible. This position would start on a remote basis before transitioning into an onsite position.

Staff Accountant Responsibilities:

· Create accurate, timely, and descriptive client invoices

· Track status of project estimates

· Provide cost to date analysis

· Prepare monthly client reports, including retainer reconciliations, budget to actuals, AR reporting, and client-specific reports

· Prepare monthly department and agency financial reporting (e.g. revenue accruals, utilization)

· Conversant with the financial requirements of client contracts, and ensures compliance on a day to day basis

· Review job costs on a regular basis, trace and resolve any errors

Staff Accountant Qualifications:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

· 2+ years of relevant experience

· Intermediate Excel skills (v-lookups and pivot tables)

· Experience with financial reporting systems

· Strong communication and organization skills

 

If you or anyone you know is qualified and interested please apply ASAP!

Company Description
Brilliant is an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting practice specializing in accounting, finance and information technology for the Greater Chicago, South Florida and Dallas-Fort Worth labor markets. The firm represents high-quality accounting, finance and information technology professionals and matches them with hiring companies throughout all industries looking to hire talent for their teams or projects. Many of Brilliant’s team members include former hiring managers, and accounting and finance professionals from the Big 4 accounting firms, as well as other leading professionals in the industry. Since its inception in 2009, Brilliant has ranked on various lists including Forbes America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms three years in a row including No. 2 in 2018, Forbes America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms in 2017, Crain’s Chicago Business Fast 50 for five straight years including No. 1 in 2015, Staffing Industry Analysts Fastest-Growing U.S. Staffing Firms for four straight years including No. 2 in 2015, ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Talent for North America four years in a row, Inc. 5000, Best Places to Work South Florida in 2017 and 2019, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® six consecutive years, and others. To learn more about Brilliant, visit www.brilliantfs.com, call 312.582.1800 or follow @BrilliantFS on social media.

Brilliant Financial Staffing- Chicago

Why Work Here?

Great opportunity to work for a well known, global company with huge opportunities for career advancement!

Brilliant is an award-winning direct-hire, contract and consulting practice specializing in accounting, finance and information technology for the Greater Chicago, South Florida and Dallas-Fort Worth labor markets. The firm represents high-quality accounting, finance and information technology professionals and matches them with hiring companies throughout all industries looking to hire talent for their teams or projects. Many of Brilliant’s team members include former hiring managers, and accounting and finance professionals from the Big 4 accounting firms, as well as other leading professionals in the industry. Since its inception in 2009, Brilliant has ranked on various lists including Forbes America’s Best Professional Recruiting Firms three years in a row including No. 2 in 2018, Forbes America’s Best Executive Recruiting Firms in 2017, Crain’s Chicago Business Fast 50 for five straight years including No. 1 in 2015, Staffing Industry Analysts Fastest-Growing U.S. Staffing Firms for four straight years including No. 2 in 2015, ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing Talent for North America four years in a row, Inc. 5000, Best Places to Work South Florida in 2017 and 2019, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® six consecutive years, and others. To learn more about Brilliant, visit www.brilliantfs.com, call 312.582.1800 or follow @BrilliantFS on social media.