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Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684

**Chicago (River North - 60654)**

**Direct Hire**


Kelly is seeking a Corporate Accounting Controller to work for our client, a small Chicago-based property management company, on a direct hire basis. This is an exciting opportunity for experienced accounting professionals to put their expertise to use and to help take an already successful company to the next level in their accounting practices!

The Controller will:

+ Manage a small accounting staff and be the departmental leader

+ Assess and overhaul the existing accounting department with an aim to increase efficiency

+ Modernize systems and create uniform procedures

+ Review existing policies, software choices, and staffing

+ Make recommendations to ownership to create lasting change

+ Oversee AP, AR, bank reconciliations, general ledgers, journal entries, wires, banking activity, payroll, and bank account setups

+ Prepare financial reports

+ Review budgets

+ Coordinate with lenders

+ Handle audits and taxes

+ Implement controls to minimize risk

+ Work hand in hand with Legal, Property Management, and Project Managers


+ Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance preferred

+ 5+ years of Controller or similar accounting leadership experience preferred

+ Strong background in property management, real estate development, and/or construction accounting

+ Proficiency with accounting software and advanced Excel skills

+ Excellent management, supervisory, and communication skills

+ Superior organizational and technical skills

+ Knowledge of where the industry is headed and a drive to be part of that future

+ Commitment to quality, accuracy, and professionalism


+ Health, dental, vision

+ 401k

+ Life insurance

+ Paid phone service

+ Paid parking

This is an urgent need! If qualified and interested, please apply to this posting ASAP or directly send your resume to

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-06-09

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