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Sr Financial Analyst Location:Chicago, IL

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2017-08-16 15:35:40
Job Type: Full Time only

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Serve as a technical accounting resource for the Americas region by staying current with new legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Incorporate rule changes into companys existing accounting policies.
  • Research complex financial transactions and address those transactions with company√Ę??s external auditors.
  • Document and present the results of financial and accounting research.
  • Analyze the Regions financial results, maintain and improve financial analysis tools and models to proactively identify variances requiring further research during the month-end close, as well as summarize and report key findings.
  • Perform due diligence on M&A Transactions.
  • Assist in ongoing financial and accounting system implementations and upgrades.
  • Utilize the following skills: implementing accounting rule changes to existing accounting policies; working with ASC 805,
  • US GAAP Purchase Accounting Requirements; using accounting search tools to research technical accounting matters; using Microsoft Excel and working with large volumes of financial data; reporting key findings of financial analysis; and conducting both GAAS financial statement audits and SOX compliance audits.

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors degree, or foreign equivalent in Accounting, Finance, or a related field and 4 years of Big 4 Audit and Real Estate Industry audit experience.


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