Senior Accountant / Assistant Controller

  • Madison, IL, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Interco is a global recycling company headquartered on the Illinois-side of St. Louis in Madison. Interco provides metals, computers and electronics recycling services to a broad array of industrial, dealer, and government organizations. The company specializes in the placement of smelter-ready materials throughout the world utilizing established partnerships with end consumers in the United States, Europe, Asia, and South Africa.

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Senior Accountant / Assistant Controller to create and maintain accurate and timely financial records for the company.


  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management
  • Analyze accounting records, including financial statements and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to standards defined within the department
  • Maintain general ledger entries, monthly journal entries, bank reconciliations, cash accruals, month end close, income statement analyses, and balance sheets
  • Review records of accounts to ensure accuracy
  • Analyze and prepare reports for fixed assets, depreciation, cost accounting, inventory, revenue recognition and receivables
  • Develop systems for maintenance of financial records, making use of current technology


  • Bachelor’s in accounting or another related degree; advanced degree a plus
  • 5-7 years’ accounting experience
  • Familiarity with supply chain, warehouse or manufacturing environments preferred
  • Advanced MS Excel skills; proficient in MS Office
  • Experience with QuickBooks strongly preferred
  • Proactive, highly organized, results-oriented business person with a successful career track in accounting
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal direction
  • Takes initiative, is a self-starter and is proficient at establishing internal relationship
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

Additional Information

Interco offer an outstanding benefits package including:

  • Free Medical, Dental, Vision - available for you and your dependents! These benefits are effective the 1st of the month following your date of hire!
  • Free Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability and a $25K life insurance policy for you.
  • Vacation plus our facility is closed from Christmas Eve Day – New Year’s Day while you received your full rate of pay!
  • Holidays include New Years Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after!
  • 401K
  • Salary plus bonus