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Senior Corporate Accountant in Chicago, IL at SNI Financial

Date Posted: 7/24/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
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  • Experience:
    6 to 7 years
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Job Description

SNI Financial is partnered with a leading global real estate firm that is located in downtown Chicago. The corporate accounting team is looking for a Senior Accountant to support month end close, preparing financial reports, handling complex journal entries, and automate processes. In addition, this individual will be involved in identifying and recommending areas for improvements.


  • Prepare and complete financial and accounting reports on a monthly basis for the corporate accounting department
  • Maintain records of financial transactions and oversee the posting of business transactions
  • Prepare complex journal entries and support month end close
  • Analyze monthly, quarterly and annual financial information to ensure compliance with GAAP
  • Work cross functionally with the financial reporting, treasury, finance, and SEC accounting department.
  • Partner with the Accounting Manager and explain any delays and variances
  • Mentor staff level accountants
  • Lead special projects and assist with ad hoc requests, as needed


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience, global public company and/or Big 4 public accounting experience preferred
  • Strong reconciliation and analysis skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work cross functionally
  • Ability to lead projects and problem solve
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and ERP systems


  • Medical/Dental/Vision start on date of hire
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter benefits
  • Newly renovated office
  • Summer hours
  • Team oriented culture