Salary Range:$60,000.00 - $75,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Controller for an industry leading, 30 year old organization. With over 900 drivers, 250 non-driving employees in 16 locations across the US. Hauls 275,000 Drayage loads annually with a primarily owner operator team.

The Staff Accountant is Responsible for consolidation of monthly financial statements, month end close process, including preparation of journal entries and other administrative duties. Performs reconciliations of balance sheet accounts ensuring accuracy and integrity of financial reports. Collaborates to execute Ad-hoc financial analysis and special projects for CFO & Controller. Cross trains with other accounting positions to ensure adequate coverage. Assist in the analysis in future acquisitions.

Background Required:
  • Accounting (2 years)
  • Accounting software (Great Plains)
  • Negotiations
  • Metrics measurements
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree (Accounting or Finance)
  • Residence: Chicago, IL
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Transportation
  • PowerBI
  • Advanced Excel skills (pivot table, V-lookups)
  • Advanced Degree –MBA
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Adaptable & Flexible
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Results driven
  • Team player

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Leader: Andrew Keenan
Truckload & Dedicated

330.664.9400, ext.168

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