Accounting Manager

NextGen

NextGen Global Resources is the leading provider in supplying staffing solutions for some of the largest names in the Telecommunications & Information Technology industries.  NextGen Global Resources is growing rapidly and looking for an exceptional, self-driven Accounting Manager to join our downtown Chicago team. The Accounting Manager will report to the VP of Finance and supervise, plan, and coordinate the activities of a variety of finance and accounting services that may include, but are not limited to, general accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, auditing, treasury management, and financial reporting.

  • NextGen Global Resources is a leading Telecommunications, Networking and Wireless Staffing company placing top talent in both contract and direct hire positions with Fortune 1000 companies.
  • NextGen was founded in 2009 and has offices in San Diego, Chicago, Philadelphia and Nashville.
  • In 2018, NextGen Global Resources grew by over 70%!

Major Areas of Responsibility:

  • Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting and payroll departments
  • Review and report on financial information in an accurate and timely manner to the executive leadership team
  • Manage a variety of fiscal and accounting functions pertaining to areas such as general accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, auditing, treasury management, financial reporting, and expenditure variance analysis
  • Assist in the processing of month and year end procedures
  • Develop and implement financial policies, procedures, and goals for assigned areas
  • Manage and report on the status of cash accounts
  • Develop, implement, and monitor internal controls
  • Coordinate and complete annual audits
  • Review financial obligations within various client and vendor agreements in order to give recommendations to account management teams

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience as an Accounting Manager or similar role
  • Advanced computer skills on MS Office, accounting software, and databases
  • Ability to manipulate large amounts of data
  • Proven knowledge of accounting principles, practices, standards, laws, and regulations
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to direct and supervise
  • Experience in system implementation
  • BS degree in Accounting or Finance

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary & Bonus opportunity
  • Health & dental and vision benefits – 100% of employee premiums covered by NextGen!
  • 4 Weeks’ Vacation/Paid Time Off + Sick Time
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Company cell phone & laptop
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Reward & Recognition Incentives: Exotic Trips, anniversary gifts, happy hours, team building events, dinners, etc.

M/D/V/EEO

#JobsAtNextGen