Accounting Manager


Job Data – Accounting Manager:
Job Title: Accounting Manager
Department: Accounting
Location: Chicago


Accounting Manager – Overview of Position

The Accounting Manager is a key member of the Peerless Network Finance team and reports directly to the Controller. We are seeking candidates experienced in handling month-end close process for a $200M+ revenue business and possesses hands-on experience in Corporate Accounting and/or Public Accounting. Other desired skills include financial statement reporting, expense management, and revenue & cost analysis experience to explain variances to budget.


  • Manage the close process for various functions: A/R & A/P accruals; other accruals (payroll, commissions, bonus, etc.); deferred revenue pre-paid amortization; fixed assets; capitalized labor/software; lease accounting; cash account reconciliations, credit card reconciliations, etc.

  • Develop, improve, and maintain internal controls to remediate the company’s material weaknesses.

  • Oversee revenue and cost analysis on a monthly basis to explain variances. Develop any new metrics relevant to assess performance of revenue and margin by product.

  • Oversee financial data in a timely manner to generate financial and operational reports.

  • Identify issues and recommend solutions which impact the accuracy and completion of accounting records and data.

  • Prepare various schedules, reports, and analyses for distribution to both internal and external customers.

  • Manage and develop a team of Accountants located throughout the region.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required.

  • Month-end close experience required.

  • Experience reconciling out various GL accounts and making adjustment entries to ensure accounts are complete, correct, and in compliance with GAAP Principles.

  • Exceptional excel and analytical skills, including the ability to assimilate new information, analyze data, and propose solutions.

  • Be a utility player with the ability to juggle priorities with ease. Agile with shifting priorities.

  • Team player, able to work collaboratively with others.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Agent Commission experience highly desired.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains and/or Microsoft Dynamics 360.

  • CPA certification a plus.

  • Telecommunications industry / SaaS experience a plus.

  • M&A integration and Business Combination accounting experience a plus.

  • SOX compliance experience also a plus.


Additional Information 

Salary Range: $95,000 to $110,000 annually with eligibility for an annual bonus based on both individual and company performance.


Benefits & Perks: Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance; Basic Life insurance; 401(k) plan participation plus company matching; Short-Term and Long-Term Disability insurance; Paid time off (PTO) accrual of up to twelve (12) vacation days per year, five (5) sick days provided for employees at the start of each calendar year; Fourteen (14) paid holidays annually; Participation in employee share ownership plan (ESOP).


Way of Work: We prefer to hire near our Chicago office or in the Greater Chicago area, as this role will be 3 to 4 days onsite and 1 or 2 days remote per week.

Peerless Network (an Infobip company) is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Its employees are people with diverse backgrounds, characteristics, and experiences that share the same passion and talent that helps us achieve our mission. That’s why Infobip is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer.

If your background matches the essential functions and required knowledge and experience outlined about for our Accounting Manager opportunity, we encourage you to apply today! To learn more about Peerless and our culture, visit our “About Us” page. Also, feel free to follow Peerless on LinkedIn for the latest information on what’s happening at Peerless.