Accounting Manager

The Accounting Manager will primarily be responsible for monitoring general accounting practices, budgeting, and developing internal accounting controls for multiple corporate entities.

Required Duties:

  • Review monthly financial statements and bank reconciliations for operating and corporate entities
  • Manage day-to-day accounting operations and ensure that there is a process back up in place for every critical operation
  • Prepare year end work papers for financial statements and tax returns
  • Develop monthly and quarterly reports for the management and executive team
  • Oversee accounts payable function including supervision of 2 clerks
  • Develop, enhance and monitor existing accounting policies and processes
  • Ensure compliance with all internal control requirements
  • Implement and monitor the month, quarter, and year-end accounting schedules for all entities.
  • Prepare budgets and forecasts for corporate entities
  • Monitor emerging technology to determine ways to automate accounting processes without sacrificing accuracy and accountability
  • Other duties as assigned

Must Possess:

  • Live and demonstrate the Wirtz Ways of Working (values)
  • High level of integrity, motivation and dependability with a strong sense of urgency
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking capabilities
  • Strong communication skills: verbal, listening and written
  • Understand technology to aid and power accounting strategies
  • Capable of seeking out new ideas, exhibit initiative, and be proactive

Required Skills:

  • BS in Accounting
  • CPA Certification
  • 5-10 years of accounting experience, public accounting experience a plus
  • Proficient in other Microsoft Office applications particularly Excel
  • Prior experience with Yardi, QuickBooks or similar ERP G/L module a plus

 

Physical Demands of Job:

  • Frequent hand motion with answering and dialing phones, computer work
  • Occasional carrying and lifting of 15 pounds to perform various duties
  • Occasional immediate reaching and overhead reaching to perform various duties
  • Occasional standing or walking for short amounts of time to perform various duties
  • Extended sitting for long periods of time at desk or workstation

 

 

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The Wirtz Corporation

680 N Lake Shore Drive
Suite 1900
Chicago, IL 60611
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