Sr. Accountant

  • Location: Chicago , Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37632

Overview

We are working with a $350M transportation services company in Chicagoland on two newly created Sr. Accountant roles! We’ve placed with them in the past and can attest to their family first, flexible, and collaborative culture. They have just opened their doors to their HQ office and offering employees to either work from home or come into the office as they see fit. I’m looking for those that can build strong cross functional relationships, dig deep into the data, solve problems and drive process improvements. Each position is unique in its own  way and will have different responsibilities. 

Desired Skills and Responsibilities:

  • 2+ years of Accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Ability to partner and work cross functionally with key leaders
  • Ability to influence and drive positive change 
  • Knowledge of state and local tax preferred for one of the Sr. Accountants 

Senior Manager – Technical Accounting

  • Location: Chicago
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37575

SkyWater is working with a progressive Fortune 500 manufacturing company in the Chicagoland area that offers a laid back, yet professional culture with highly motivated and sharp talent that invests in their people and moves their high performers around the organization in various roles of responsibility. If you enjoy making process improvements and being involved in the strategy side of the business you'll enjoy the cross functional nature of this role.

Responsibilities

  • Manager the technical accounting function and work closely with leaders across corporate development, operations, finance, sales and treasury
  • Work with world-class talent who help each other out and don't feel any work is "beneath" them
  • Work on companies most complex issues involving transactions, revenue recognition, VIE's and largest supplier contracts
  • Supervise team and help make hiring recommendations.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
  • CPA or MBA highly preferred
  • 7-10+ years of experience
  • Big 4 highly preferred but not required
  • Experience with manufacturing, preferably on a global scale

Executive Recruiter

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37343

Due to our continued growth, SkyWater Search Partners is currently looking to hire a Senior Recruiter for our Chicago Accounting & Finance practice! We are proud of the fact that despite the global pandemic we have weathered the storm and have not laid off or furloughed one single employee!

The Senior Finance Recruiter is responsible for helping drive the continued growth of our Accounting & Finance practice in Chicago and can be located in Chicago or Minneapolis. This will be achieved through the development of recruiting plans, employing traditional sourcing strategies and resources, as well as developing new, creative recruiting ideas. They will also play a major part in helping lead SkyWater’s Finance recruiting efforts; serving as a consultant to our clients. The Senior Finance Recruiter will play a critical role in ensuring we continue to recruit and place the most talented professionals in Chicago.

SkyWater Search Partners has been rated the #1 search firm in Minnesota (based on number of placements) for the past 4 years in a row by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (comparable to Chicago Crain's). We place more people in professional full-time positions than any other Minnesota-based search firm.

In addition, we have won 8 Best Place to Work Awards, as voted by our employees, in both the Minnesota Business Magazine, as well as the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

If you are interested in this position please apply online or reach out to Josh Schneider directly at jschneider@skywatersearch.com. 

Salesforce Analyst

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37246

SkyWater is working with a $2B global company headquartered in a western Chicago suburb. The Salesforce Analyst will report directly to the VP of Digital Marketing and will lead the implementation of Salesforce.com across the organization. In this role, you will be looked to as the expert in managing complex systems integration spanning multiple processes, technologies, and software platforms. The Salesforce Analyst is an expert in CRM and knows the platform inside and out. 

Sr. CRM Specialist

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37139

SkyWater is working with a $2B global company headquartered in a western Chicago suburb. The Sr. CRM Specialist will report directly to the VP of Digital Marketing and will lead the implementation of Salesforce.com across the organization. In this role, you will be looked to as the expert in managing complex systems integration spanning multiple processes, technologies, and software platforms. The Sr. CRM Specialist is an expert in CRM and knows the platform inside and out. 

Digital Marketing Manager

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37129

SkyWater is working with a $2B global company headquartered in a western Chicago suburb. The Digital Marketing Manager is a newly created position as this company builds out its digital marketing team. In this role, you’ll be part of a fast-moving team that will lead the digital marketing vision, strategy, and execution to drive growth in digital presence and improve the customer experience. You will own digital marketing initiatives, influence strategic decisions, and coordinate/collaborate with a variety of divisions within the organization to develop a world-class digital footprint. You will lead external agencies and work closely with internal teams to build out the customer journey, UX, mobile, international websites, SEO/SEM, and analytics.

Senior SEC reporting Analyst

  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #36868

Our client is a profitable publicly traded REIT in the heart of the Loop and less than a block away from public transit. We have placed people here before so can attest to the great culture, amazing people and professional development opportunities.

We are looking for someone with 2-3 years of public accounting experience who enjoys the fast learning, team environment they are accustomed to in public accounting but wants to do so with an organization where they can make a big impact and add a lot of value on day one. They encourage bringing ideas forward, working collaboratively and improving processes. 

If you're a passionate professionally who wants to add value, work on a team and be surrounded by smart and caring people this could be a great opportunity for you. 

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