Senior Accountant
Empire Today LLC 150 reviews - Northlake, IL

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The Senior Accountant is an integral part of a fast paced, growth oriented and challenging accounting team environment. The position covers a wide range of responsibility, from monthly close responsibilities to support on various finance projects.

  • Ownership of key processes of the monthly close
  • Ownership of various account reconciliations, including review and guidance of staff accountant reconciliations
  • A key team member of the financial reporting process, both internal and external reporting. This includes identification and creation of new reports to support senior management.
  • Work on various accounting and finance projects
  • Support the quarterly and annual audit process
  • Identify financial opportunities for the Company such as expense savings and revenue optimization possibilities.
  • Provide supervision and mentoring for staff accountant(s)
  • Represent the accounting department on various inter-departmental projects
  • Perform technical accounting research as required

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office, Excel & Word skills
  • 4+ years’ experience in accounting
  • Team oriented and an ability to multi-task
  • Responsible & dependable – comfortable working with deadlines
  • Public accounting experience strongly preferred
  • Retail or consumer products industry experience a plus
  • Supervisory experience a plus
  • Experience with Epicor, Great Plains or MAS500, FRX a plus
  • Experience with multiple location & multiple product businesses is a plus

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business required.
Computer Knowledge Requirements: MS Word and Excel, Epicor, Great Plains or MAS 90, FRX a plus.

Our employees enjoy a casual, yet results-oriented environment where we value creativity, teamwork and innovation. To take your first step toward joining our winning team, please apply today.


Illinois [IL]


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150 reviews
Our mission at Empire Today® is to secure loyal customers for life. Our employees strongly believe in this mission and work hard every...