Corporate Accountant

Flexpoint Ford is seeking a Corporate Staff Accountant who will be responsible for performing accounting functions relating to our management company/corporate accounting. This person will work as an integral part of our finance and accounting team in the Chicago headquarters on Michigan Avenue and will report to our Corporate Controller.

Responsibilities:

  • Record and analyze all transactional data
  • Monitor and post cash transactions to general ledger daily
  • Perform monthly bank reconciliations
  • Recording, management, and payment processing for accounts payable function
  • Review and process all employee expense reports on a monthly basis. This includes following up with employees who are delinquent in submittal for reports and general questions on charges
  • Invoicing of charges to the appropriate portfolio company or deal pursuits on a quarterly basis
  • Maintain transactions and reconciliation of accounts receivable and accounts payable balances
  • Manage and maintain intercompany payables
  • Assist Corporate Controller in annual 1099 preparation
  • Support the team in preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements
  • Provide backup support for other accountants in the department as necessary
  • Participates in the development and implementation of monthly reports and analysis

Job Requirements:

  • An undergraduate degree in accounting or finance required
  • AP/AR experience and/or corporate accounting experience strongly preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains and Concur a plus

Competencies:

  • Strong organizational skills with close attention to detail and accuracy
  • Sense of urgency with demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
  • Professional attitude and ability to maintain highly confidential information without compromise
  • Project management skills with attention to detail and proven ability to multi-task
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees and management