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Accounting Manager

Robert Half

This is a Full-time position in Oak Brook, IL posted February 14, 2020.

Ref ID: 01370-9502428764 Classification: Accounting Manager Compensation: $70000.00 to $90000.00 yearly Oversees the daily accounting activities required to maintain the general ledger.

Supervises, directs, and reviews the work of the accounting staff (including, but not limited to, cash reconciliations, trust account statement reconciliations, check runs, accounts receivable transactions, fixed asset activity, payroll, accounts payable transactions, debt activity, recording of revenue and expenses, etc.).

Cash management (including placement/movement of funds in various trusts).

Maintains organized set of detailed records and files to document financial transactions.

Resolves complex accounting issues or assists other Authority personnel in resolving financial issues.

Reviews general ledger on a monthly basis to ensure accuracy of posting.

Produces financial reports involving the Authority’s trust accounts for monthly board meetings.

Coordinates monthly, quarterly, and annual closing activities.

Produces quarterly and annual financial statements and ad hoc financial reports.

Makes and implements recommendations to improve accounting processes and procedures.

Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Send resumes to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Governmental Accounting Standards (GASB).

Experience with governmental/non-profit accounting principles and procedures.

Ability to develop and establish financial policies and procedures.

Ability to work independently, with little supervision.

Ability to effectively direct and supervise.

Knowledge of operating and capital budget concepts.

Ability to analyze financial data and to prepare accurate reports in a timely fashion.

Page 2 – Accounting Manager (continued) Knowledge of policies and practices associated with payroll and benefits administration.

Knowledge of personnel policies and procedures.

Knowledge and ability in the use of a personal computer and software applications (e.g.

Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, etc.).

Ability to effectively use a modern automated financial management system.

Knowledge of Kintera Fundware and AccuFund a plus.

Strong organizational skills and the ability to maintain detailed records.

Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally.

Ability to work effectively under stressful conditions.

Ability to exercise initiative and sound judgment and to react with discretion under varying conditions.

Ability to establish and maintain effective and appropriate relationships with the public, City of Pittsburgh departments, other Authorities, agencies, and employees.

Ability to be bonded.

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree with an emphasis in accounting.

At least two years of experience in the area of financial statement preparation, budgeting, payroll, purchasing, accounts payable, and accounts receivable, or the equivalent.

Experience working with an automated financial management system.

SPECIAL CERTIFICATES and LICENSES: Certified Public Account (CPA) designation a must.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world’s leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more.

We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we’ve been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948.

Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

But don’t take our word for it.

Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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