Staff Accountant

Chicago Scenic is looking to hire a staff accountant to report to the Vice President, Finance. Please see the following requirements. Interested candidates should send cover letter and resume to: accyjob@chicagoscenic.com.

Prior Experience: 2-5 years minimum, preferably in a construction / manufacturing environment

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration / Accounting

Expected Skill Sets:  Thorough understanding of basic accounting processes, procedures and GAAP.  Strong IT skills with an emphasis on Excel, Power Point, database applications and Microsoft Dynamics GP.  

Primary Roles and Responsibilities:

  • General Ledger preparation, reconciliation, and analysis
  • Accounts Payable / Purchase Order review
  • Project cost accounting and analysis
    • Margin analysis
    • Project cost reconciliation
    • Managing project budget templates
  • Month end financial statement preparation
  • Monthly financial package preparation for Ownership, Board of Directors, and Lenders
  • Prepare various state tax and regulatory reports
    • Sales tax
    • Corporate annual reports
    • Contractor reporting
  • Periodic payroll administration support
    • Back up support for vacations
    • Assist with various year end payroll filings
  • Help with development of new Company policies and practices 

Secondary Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Interface with outside service providers in accounting and software products
    • Workpaper preparation for annual Review report and income tax filings
  • Lead and or support, new software systems updates and implementations 
  • Serve as accounting and project resource to departments in the Company
  • Special projects on an as-needed basis\

 


Please send your resume and salary requirements to hr@chicagoscenic.com.