Advanced Group

  • Financial Analyst

    Job Locations US-IL-Chicago
    Req No.
    2018-9180
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Client
    Advanced Group
  • Overview

    Under minimal supervision, this position is responsible for general ledger accountability, financial reporting, as well as financial profitability analysis. This position is a key liaison connecting our multiple business units.

    Responsibilities

    • Perform monthly financial statements, reporting, reconciliation and analysis
    • General ledger maintenance
    • Produce and summarize financial and profitability analysis
    • Lead monthly meetings with directors of the organization. Assist with financial and tax audits
    • Continuous management and support of budget
    • Evaluate and advise end users on business trends such as revenue and expenses
    • Assist with budget planning and analysis
    • Support with financial projects such as year-end close, audit, tax package, and budgets
    • Maintain balance sheet integrity and accuracy by verifying, allocating, posting and reconciling transactions according to schedule
    • Create adjusting journal entries for balance sheet accounts as needed
    • Assist in developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

    Qualifications

    • A Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting is required.
    • Minimum of 1 year accounting or finance experience.
    • Advanced knowledge of MS office, specifically Excel.
    • Accuracy and attention to detail.
    • Excellent communication and organization skills with the ability to multi-task and master new tasks quickly are essential.
    • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
    • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
    • Experience in Microsoft Dynamics GP
    • Experience with Qlik
    • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly in writing and orally, both in one-on-one and in-group presentation situations
    • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, and volume
    • Valid drivers license 

    It is Advanced Group’s practice not to discriminate against any employee or applicant because of sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation or sexual preference, pregnancy or maternity, genetic information, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


    This practice applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, hiring, training, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, layoff, Company-sponsored education, social and recreational programs, and treatment on the job.  If you have a disability or handicap and would like us to accommodate you in any reasonable way, please inform your recruiter so that we can discuss the appropriate alternatives available.

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