Senior Manager – Technical Accounting
SkyWater is working with a progressive Fortune 500 company in the Chicagoland area that offers a laid back, yet professional culture with highly motivated and sharp talent. Being an industry leader with well established framework they reward their high performers with promotions and ability to move cross functionally across the organization to get broader business exposure. You will be responsible for leading a strong team, making process improvements and being involved in the strategy side of the business as you will partner cross functionally.
- Lead the technical accounting function and work closely with FP&A
- Work with world-class talent as the majority of the team made Senior Manager in Big 4 or Tier 1 firms
- Research complex accounting transactions that impact enterprise wide decisions
- Provide documentation to external CPA firm
- Lead team and make staffing recommendations.
Desired Skills and Experience
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field
- CPA or MBA highly preferred
- 8+ years of experience
- Big 4 highly preferred but not required
- Experience in identifying and implementing new processes/procedures.
- Experience with manufacturing, preferably on a global scale
- Ability and willingness to dig into details as required.
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