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Senior Project Accountant

Brilliant Management Resources- Chicago Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Our Client, a global billion-dollar insurance conglomerate is seeking a talented and versatile Senior Accountant Consultant with a demonstrated track record of exceptional data manipulation and compilation skillsets for a 4-6 month engagement. This all-star Senior Accountant Consultant will have a vital role in supporting the decentralization of many business units as well as a new ERP System implementation nearing a go live mark. Is your background in public accounting and you have a CPA? Look no further than with Brilliant! The details are below for your next role – please apply today!


· Capture and obtain as well as analyze large amounts of data from multiple sources in order to compile i.e. systems, schedules, external vendors, etc.

· Lead efforts to automate various processes by developing a deep understanding of source data and end user needs by working with the team for implementation, design and oversight of the solutions.

· Build and analyze complex management reports in a dashboard framework.

· Assist in the Company’s evaluation of technical accounting matters, including those related to complex transactions, emerging areas and adoption of new accounting standards.

· Assist in the Company’s SOX program including interfacing with internal and external auditors as well as business leaders.

· Serve as a key resource for special projects with the ability to both lead as well as provide meaningful contributions.


· Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business

· Public Accounting & CPA certification is preferred

· 10+ years in corporate accounting and practical experience or 4+ years public accounting

· Strong analytical skills with demonstrated business impact

· Strong understanding and demonstrated application of GAAP

· Exceptional interpersonal skills

· Advanced Microsoft Excel skills including modeling

· Ability to handle ambiguity in a rapidly changing fast paced environment

· Ability to meet communicated schedules and deadlines

· Ability to function as a team player

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

Brilliant Management Resources- Chicago

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About BrilliantTM | Connecting People and Opportunities 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 talent and matches them with hiring companies throughout various industries including manufacturing, distribution, health care, professional services, retail, legal, technology, real estate, nonprofit organizations, software and hospitality, among others. 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 award 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 four 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, Inavero’s Best of Staffing Talent for North America four years in a row, Inc. 5000 for three straight years, Best Places to Work South Florida in 2017 and 2019, 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® five straight years, and others. To learn more about Brilliant, visit, call 312.582.1800 or follow @BrilliantFS on social media...