Transaction Services Staff Accountant or Senior Accountant [Chicago, IL]

    • Job Tracking ID: 512536-718572
    • Job Location: Chicago, ID
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: January 13, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Cohen & Company, LTD

Certified Public Accountants & Advisors

Transaction Services Staff Accountant or Senior Accountant

Cohen & Company offers a full range of accounting, tax and consulting services to clients based in the U.S. and abroad. The firm serves dynamic, privately held companies and their owners; and the investment industry, including public and private funds. Recognized as one of the top accounting firms in the country, Cohen & Company is rooted in technical excellence and is driven every day to listen, engage and deliver sustainable value. The firm was founded in 1977 and has more than 600 associates throughout Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. What makes us different is our culture built on energy, discipline, results and — most importantly — personal commitment to our clients. Learn more at Member PCAOB.

As accountants, advisors and consultants who work day in and day out with closely held organizations, private equity investors and select publicly held companies, our seasoned transactions team knows where to look for potential opportunities and pitfalls in any transaction. Our Transaction Services Group plays an important role with many of our clients and this group is growing!

We are very excited about our growth opportunities and are seeking individuals with an entrepreneurial energy and commitment to client service to join our Transaction Services team! This position could be in either our Cleveland, Chicago, or Pittsburgh office.

Experience and Skills:

Looking for someone who has the ability to:

  • Actively and effectively engage with clients, be personable

  • Use their technical accounting skills and feel comfortable using Excel on a daily basis

  • Work hard, have an appetite for learning

  • Target company personnel and their representatives, team members, and other stake holders

Our requirements are:

  • A minimum of 3 years of public accounting experience, assurance or tax

  • Some client facing Transaction Services experience preferred

  • Have the ability to travel up to 30%

  • CPA designation preferred


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We are an equal opportunity employer.