Single Digits Staff Accountant (1177) in Oak Brook, Illinois
Single Digits is a leading global provider of High Speed Internet Access (HSIA) management and support solutions, guest management software and technical support services. We offer a complete guest HSIA solution, including components of IP network design, engineering, professional services, ongoing maintenance, networking monitoring, multi-lingual support, revenue reporting and authentication tracking.
Our innovative Broadband Authentication Platform (BAP) empowers properties to tailor their HSIA to the unique needs of a variety of industries, including hospitality, multi-dwelling unit (MDU), property management, health care, government, education, travel and more. Thanks to our managed service business model, our clients can boost revenues, strengthen customer loyalty and better promote their own brands without capital expenditures. In short, we build wicked good WiFi and we service it well so that our customers can sleep well at night.
Who You Are:
You are an experienced Accountant (at least 3 years) looking to work with a rapidly expanding, well-established company. You'll work closely with our Senior GL Staff Accountant in a strong team environment with excellent corporate culture within a multiple entity, multi-currency environment. You're a go-getter who is not afraid to work hard knowing that there is tremendous opportunity to grow your skills.
This position is critical to the department's success in adding value with process improvement ideas and assisting in creating procedures to further enhance efficiency. In addition, you'll be responsible for the following:
Assists in the financial classification of transactions in accordance with GAAP
Ensure accurate and timely close process through preparation or review of monthly close schedule, journal entries, schedules and reconciliations, etc.
Prepare, analyze and/or review various internal and external financial statements, reports and variance analysis in accordance with GAAP, with a high level of accuracy while ensuring reporting deadlines are met
Implement procedures by analyzing current processes and recommending changes; monitor the implementation and maintenance of internal control procedures
Assist in the coordination and completion of annual financial audits and preparation of audit schedules pertaining to domestic and international companies
Research and apply GAAP; document Company and department policies and procedures pertaining to parent and subsidiary companies
Assist in preparing and coordinating intercompany transactions
Assists with compliance and sales tax documentation including support for audits as required
Maintain integrity of accounting and reporting software pertaining to all entities
Ensure financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures, including document storage for reports and working papers
Serve as a day to day contact for staff, management, and other departments for various matters
Assists with accounting system implementations and improvements to increase efficiency for the accounting department
Performs other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
3+ years related business experience in a mid-market business
Strong general ledger experience and reconciliation skills
Knowledge and understanding of US GAAP
Keen analytical aptitude and an ability to work on varied assignments under tight deadlines
Ability to create and implement effective processes & procedures.
Strong attention to detail and follow-up
Experience with international transactions and foreign currency accounting.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Advanced level Excel skills
Intacct experience preferred