Responsible for maintaining and managing the general ledger and job cost functions. This position has oversight for the preparation and submission of all financial statements and incurred cost submissions. Manages all internal and external financial audits. Provides oversight on Accounting Policy and Procedures as well as compliance with regulatory guidelines such as GAAP, CAS, and FAR. Prepares 990 tax returns and other regulatory tax requirements. Supports bi-weekly payroll functions. Assists with bids and proposals.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and CPA required
Minimum of 10 years applicable accounting experience including 3+ years managing accounting personnel
Comprehensive knowledge of federal government contract accounting a plus
Knowledge of JAMIS software a plus
Knowledge of payroll practices preferred
Excellent communication, organization, and analytical skills needed along with strong attention to detail
Ability to work independently
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IIT Research Institute (IITRI) is a prominent Chicago-based research and development organization focused on the biomedical sciences. We provide safety assessment testing and advisement to pharmaceutical, chemical, and biotechnology companies worldwide, as well as to the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, and other branches of the federal government.
We provide a competitive... salary plus comprehensive benefits which includes tuition remission for employees and eligible dependents for all Illinois Institute of Technology undergraduate and graduate level programs. We are located on the Illinois Institute of Technology campus and are easily accessible via public transportation and major roadways.