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Accounting Manager

Miller Cooper Chicago, IL
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Largest Independent Accounting Firm in the Chicagoland Market!

Organic Growth…. Ever-Evolving, Full Service Accounting Firm….Collaborative Environment…..THE PEOPLE!

These are just a few examples of what makes Miller Cooper different from other accounting firms! As we approach our 100-year anniversary, Miller Cooper continues to adapt to our clients’ needs which gives our employees the opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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The Miller Cooper Difference

Miller Cooper Culture

We are seeking an ACCOUNTING MANAGER for our Client Accounting Services Department!

Why Consider This Position:

  • Exposure to many clients’ month end close processes, accounting issues and accounting staff (VARIETY KEEPS YOU FEELING CHALLENGED AND LEADS TO PERSONAL GROWTH
  • Not assigned to a specific industry (GENERAL INDUSTRY EXPOSURE)
    • Check out https://millercooper.com/industries/ for the list of industries we service!
  • Service various client needs in a controller/CFO capacity (CHALLENGING WORK AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES)
  • Promotions based on individual performance NOT on a limited number of openings (CULTIVATING A NON-COMPETITIVE ENVRIRONMENT - WE’RE IN IT TOGETHER!)
  • FLEXIBLE full-time or part-time position
  • Downtown Chicago or Deerfield office (YOUR CHOICE!)

General Responsibilities:

  • Direct, monitor and execute the daily accounting functions of our clients, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger and inventory accounting in accordance with U.S. GAAP.
  • Construct and monitor reliable control systems.
  • Manage cash flow and preparing budgets and forecasts
  • Perform/orchestrate month end closing.
  • Assist with financial statements and reporting package, including P&L, balance sheet and cash flow. Investigate variances and trends.
  • Monthly bank reporting/credit compliance.
  • Coordinate financial audits and provide recommendations for procedural improvements.
  • Daily access to a vehicle to drive to clients


Education, Experience, Competencies:

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years of experience in a controller/CFO role or public accounting, specifically with an audit or client accounting background
  • CPA required
  • Proficient in QuickBooks, Quicken, Word, Excel
  • Experience supervising and mentoring staff
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Analytical, problem solving abilities
  • Flexibility to adapt to new situations
  • Ability to prioritize effectively
  • Ability to thrive in a collaborative, team environment

Miller Cooper

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Chicago, IL
60606 USA

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