Senior Accountant in 200 N. LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60601 at CareerBuilder

Date Posted: 5/1/2020

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Job Description

US - CareerBuilder



The primary responsibilities of the Senior Accountant are to support corporate accounting, financial reporting, and global treasury functions using thoughtful analysis to support Leadership goals.

Corporate accounting and financial reporting:

  • Obtain a strong understanding of CareerBuilder’s accounting policies and procedures
  • Identify opportunities for efficiency and provide a suggested approach to achieve
  • Address areas of risk as identified
  • Prepare Journal Entries to support close process
  • Analyze and reconcile assigned general ledger accounts
  • Maintain / improve quarterly and annual compliance reporting
  • Ad hoc reporting to support management analysis and external requests

Maintain global treasury function:

  • Global cash management
  • Improve / maintain banking structures and systems
  • Support initiatives for regulatory requirements (i.e. Dodd Frank, EMIR, SEPA, FBAR, MMF reforms)
  • Monitor debt and ensure covenant compliance
  • Support corporate insurance program(s) annual renewal process
  • Support weekly, monthly and annual cash forecasts to senior leadership

Assist with various ad-hoc projects as needed

Job Requirements:

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Strong understanding of debits and credits
  • GAAP financial reporting
  • Intermediate Excel skills


Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • CPA preferred
  • 3 – 5 years public accounting
  • Ability to succeed in a deadline-driven and fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivated and independent
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational capabilities
  • Proven characteristics of consistent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Lawson software a plus




Benefits-We’re All About You! 

When you're focused on the goal, not the path – you can be more flexible, and that translates into more productive and satisfied employees. From flexible hours to volunteering during work hours to diverse education opportunities, CareerBuilder is committed to helping employees strike a balance. 

Here are just some benefits we offer:

  • Training that positions you to hit the ground running with ongoing learning and development courses; we never stop investing in our people.
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Programs
  • Education Reimbursement Program allowing up to $5k per year towards completion of a Bachelor’s and non-MBA graduate degree, and up to $10K per year towards completion of an MBA
  • Global Wellness initiatives to promote financial, mental and physical health and well-being
  • 401(k) Program with a two year vesting schedule, discretionary match, and an opportunity to make Pretax and Roth contributions

CareerBuilder, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.


TSR ID: 001792


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