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Senior Accountant in 60606 at SNI Financial

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Job Description

SNI Financial is hiring a Senior Accountant for a law firm located in the Loop. This individual will be responsible for overseeing all finance and accounting functions within the Chicago office. In addition, the Senior Accountant will be creating budgets, providing guidance on client fee arrangements, leading month-end close, and working closely with the external auditors. This is a unique opportunity that has the opportunity grow into a CFO role. The firm offers a great work life balance, generous benefits, and a driven culture.

Senior Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all accounting and finance functions for the firm to ensure deadlines are being met
  • Create and distribute monthly general ledger and ad hoc reports for various offices
  • Create and post journal entries the general ledger
  • Work closely with payroll vendors and external accounting firm
  • Review client invoices and ensure payments are being applied properly
  • Review AR and AP aging reports
  • Support strategic initiatives of the Firm with financial modeling
  • Analyze the impacts of the Firm's billing rate and cost structures
  • Enhance process efficiency within the accounting and finance departments
  • Take lead on special projects


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA is strongly preferred
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • 2+ years of experience in public accounting
  • Strong understanding of GAAP
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task