LRS is the Midwest’s leading independent recycling and waste solutions company. LRS has grown from $50 million in sales and 220 employees in 2013 to over $225 million in sales and over 1100 employees today. LRS has experienced phenomenal M&A growth, with fourteen acquisitions throughout northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin in the last 60 months. With 15 facilities located throughout Illinois and Wisconsin, LRS controls and processes over 2.5 million tons of waste material a year and recycles or diverts over 50% of that volume.
The Accounting Manager is responsible for all areas relating to financial reporting. This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices, and procedures to ensure accurate and timely reporting of financial statements. You will supervise staff accountants and ensure that the team's work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner. Additionally, you will need to manage tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including general ledger preparation, year-end audit preparation, and support budgeting and forecasting activities. The Accounting Manager will regularly communicate with the CFO and Controller(s) therefore requires strong interpersonal and communication skills.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee.LRS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.