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Sr. Staff Accountant (Subsidiaries & Affiliates)

Company: GTI
Location: Des Plaines
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

General SummaryGas Technology Institute (GTI), the nation's leading research and development and training organization serving energy markets, has an opportunity for a Sr. Staff Accountant in our Finance & Accounting Group. The qualified candidate will support GTI and subsidiaries/affiliates in the areas of general ledger, financial statements, reporting and analyses and other finance and accounting related activities.Why GTI?We are proud of what we do because our work matters. GTI is working toward solving global energy challenges in transitioning to a low-carbon economy. We have a proven track record in producing innovative ideas and commercializing solutions to deliver clean and reliable energy. At GTI, we deliver innovative technology solutions for safe, efficient, and responsible energy.So, what does that mean for you? You will work in a positive and respectful work culture that fosters growth, collaboration, and opportunity. You will be supported by competitive compensation, incentives, and benefits, while enjoying purposeful work that drives improvement of delivering clean energy to the world.GTI offers generous benefits, competitive salaries, career advancement, and the opportunity to work in a professional R environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Work Location & ScheduleThe Finance & Accounting group is a centralized team located in Des Plaines, IL. This is a hybrid position, where employees will have a combination of on-site and remote work. The weekly schedule will be Mondays and Fridays remote, Tuesday through Thursday on-site.Primary ResponsibilitiesResponsible for the accurate and timely recording and reporting on corporate accounting transactions such as retirement, insurance, PCard/American Express, and cash accounts across various GTI entitiesPrepares reports including entity-specific and consolidated financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)Reviews and conducts analysis, reports on discrepancies, and assists with the corrections of the monthly financial statements to ensure correct reportingParticipates in monthly and annual close processing including assisting with the year end accrual analysis to ensure that accruals are accurately reflected according to GAAPAssists with cash management and cash disbursementsReconciles intercompany accountsProvides support for annual financial statement and retirement plan audits, including participating with discussions with the auditorsAssists with preparation of tax filings and governmental reportingPerforms general ledger and project accounting maintenance, including the chart of accountsAssists with other special projects and responsibilities as requestedKnowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics Proficiency in QuickBooks, Excel, and Adobe ProKnowledge of GAAPDetail-oriented, accurate, timelyStrong organization skills, ability to work under deadlines and adapt to changes in prioritiesSolid problem-solving skills with the ability to work independently and take initiativeEffective communication skills and positive team playerEducation and ExperienceBachelor's Degree in Accounting; CPA preferredMinimum 5-10 years of experience in AccountingEqual Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Keywords: GTI, Des Plaines , Sr. Staff Accountant (Subsidiaries & Affiliates), Accounting, Auditing , Des Plaines, Illinois

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