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Staff Accountant

at Kin + Carta Americas

Location: Chicago

Department: Finance

The opportunity

The role

Due to recent growth, Kin + Carta is expanding its global accounting and finance team. The Staff Accountant in this role is responsible to provide technical accounting expertise and perform accounting work that supports the business. This position will report to the Controller based in Chicago.


Role responsibilities

  • Perform various month-end close duties including journal entries, assigned balance sheet reconciliations, expense accruals, and roll forward schedules.
  • Prepare vendor payment batches and ensure payments are successfully issued.
  • Support banking and treasury related transactions including deposits.
  • Resolve inter-company accounting issues with group companies
  • Administration of the corporate credit card program
  • Timely submission of internal reporting
  • Timely submission of statutory reporting.
  • Support roll out of business intelligence tool Power BI.
  • Support the Sr. Accountant and Controller on audits, ad hoc reporting and projects.


Minimum qualifications

We want all new hires to succeed in their roles at Kin + Carta. That's why we've outlined the job requirements below. To be considered for this role, it's important that you meet all Minimum Qualifications. If you do not meet all of the Preferred Qualifications, we still encourage you to apply.

  • 3+ years of Accounting Experience 
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance


Preferred qualifications

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Prominent organization, communication and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) a plus
  • Experience with IFRS Accounting


About Kin + Carta

Kin + Carta is a global digital transformation consultancy committed to working alongside our clients to build a world that works better #ForEveryone. Our 1,700 curious minds make creative connections between people, data and technology to create connected outcomes across the full lifecycle of the product and platform ecosystems.

We’re makers, builders and creators by nature, and we come to work every day to build experiences for some of the world’s most influential companies. We help businesses accelerate their digital roadmap, rapidly innovate, modernize their systems, enable their teams and optimize for continued growth. 

We are a technology business with trust and human connection at its heart. As a Certified B Corp, our triple bottom line focus on people, the planet and profit is at the core of everything we do.

We welcome our Kin to show up as their full selves every day. Because this is so important to us, Kin + Carta is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. To read further about our commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Awareness, check out the IDEA page on our website. 

If you need accommodations at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know. 

Your benefits

Hard work deserves big rewards. Joining us means you’ll be able to enjoy a wide range of benefits aimed at mind, body, spirit and enhancing your career.

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Illustration of person pointing to whiteboard Hybrid work model & work from home stipend
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Apply for this role

Whoever you are, wherever you’re from and whoever you love, you’ll find an open door at Kin + Carta. It’s yours to walk through if you’re passionate about building a better world for everyone, and you’re keen to be part of a diverse and inclusive culture that plays to people’s strengths and thrives on togetherness.