Robert Half Finance & Accounting General Ledger Accountant in Rosemont, Illinois

Our client is currently seeking a General Ledger Accountant to join their team! This is an awesome opportunity to learn more about the railroad industry as this client is one of the largest and most diverse railcar and locomotive leasing companies in North America!!! To apply to this General Ledger Accountant position please email your resume separately in a word document to In the subject line of your email type "General Ledger Accountant". Job Summary: The position is responsible for performing and/or managing account reconciliations, journal entries, financial statements, budgeting, forecasting, regulatory reporting, SOX compliance, and other business unit or Parent Company requirements. Essential Job Duties: --Review and/or approve general ledger account reconciliations --Manage month-end reconciliation process between Oracle sub-ledger and parent company general ledger --Analyze and determine monthly accruals --Prepare financial statements --Manage and review all high risk suspense accounts as required by parent company --Adhere to parent company requirements regarding aging of outstanding items and all other requirements included in policies and procedures --Preparing financial, and regulatory reports --Prepare and load budgets and forecasts

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Req ID: 01300-0008879613

Functional Role: Accountant - Cost

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Rosemont

Postal Code: 60018

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: SOX - Sarbanes-Oxley