IDEX Senior / Staff Accountant in Chicago, Illinois
If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.
With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses (https://www.idexcorp.com/our-businesses/business-segments/) around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.
We are seeking a talented and motivated Senior / Staff Accountant to join our Corporate team. The position primarily supports the oversight and coordination between our Corporate office and the subsidiaries / business units from an accounting perspective. The position is involved in the monthly / quarterly close process and accounting matters impacting the subsidiaries / business units. This position allows for excellent exposure and growth within the organization and reports to the Lead Group Controller. The position will be based in our Northbrook office with occasional work in our downtown Chicago office. We are currently in a hybrid model with 3 days in the office.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Manage leases, for both the business units and Corporate as well as performing monthly SOX controls
Support the “help desk” process for business units with accounting or policy questions
Manage intercompany profit in inventory elimination process
Review and compile results of annual physical inventories completed by subsidiaries / business units
Manage Lower of Cost or Market testing by subsidiaries / business units
Participate and assist in preparing for the quarterly accounting webcasts that disseminate information to subsidiaries / business units
Collect data from subsidiaries / business units to prepare quarterly inventory and deferred revenue analytics that support proper valuation
Review balance sheet classifications to ensure proper reporting of the balance sheet
Support communication of annual accrual frequency process
Manage and review the yearly accounting form submitted by subsidiaries / business units which notifies Corporate of key accounting events such as dates of inventory cost updates, physical inventories, etc
Assist in the IDEX Corporate monthly consolidated financial statement preparation and reporting
Adhoc reporting such as Hart Scott Rodino (HSR), Census, and Conflict Minerals
Provide support to internal and external auditors during the quarterly/annual close processes
Identify process improvement opportunities and assist in the completion of the project(s)
Attend training, seminars and workshops as deemed necessary
Perform other related duties / special projects as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
CPA or CPA candidate preferred
2-3 years of public accounting/audit experience; manufacturing experience is a plus
Knowledge of current US GAAP
Strong work ethic
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to multi-task and be detail-oriented
Self-starter, results oriented, willingness to learn
Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.)
Experience with OneStream, JDE, CoStar and Workiva are a plus
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
The compensation range for this position is $64,200.00 - $96,400.00, depending on experience. This position may be eligible for performance based bonus plan.
Our comprehensive U.S. benefit offerings include: Health benefits, 401(k) retirement savings program with company match, PTO, and more. More information on our benefits and rewards can be found on our career page: https://www.idexcorp.com/careers/our-benefit-and-rewards/
IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).
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Job Family: Finance
Business Unit: Corporate