Director of Accounting Policy
Rolling Meadows, IL

Responsible for preparation and review of periodic financial statements, including forms 10-Q, 10-K and 8-K, resulting in timely and accurate submission of the required filings to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).

$135000-$160000 10-20% Bonus.
Business Analyst III
Northwest Chicago

The business process analyst III position will support the accounting teams to translate
business requirements into technical solutions. The individual is expected to drive process improvements by understanding the business issues and leading
the development of cost-effective end-user solutions.

Financial Analyst
Northbrook, IL

$6bb Fortune 500 Manufacturer and Distributor of Consumer Products looks for a dynamic Financial Analyst: Supports the development of ORS’ periodic forecasts, annual budget, capital and long range plans.
Prepares management reporting and dashboards encompassing the P&L, balance sheet and cash flow.


We power organizations with insightful solutions that drive business success. Consistently named one of the "Most Admired Companies" by FORTUNE® Magazine, and recognized by Forbes® as one of "The World's Most Innovative Companies".

Accounting Manager
Lombard, IL

Our client, a publicly held homebuilder with their Central division offices located in Lombard is looking for an Accounting Manager to add to their team. This is a fast tracking role with an eye towards Controller role within a couple of years. Benefits as a full time employee are excellent...

$75,000 - $80,000
Business Unit Controller
Chicago, IL

We are a $200 million division of a $4 billion publicly held manufacturer located in the St. Charles area and are seeking a Business Unit Controller to join our team.

$80,000 - $110,000
As Chicagolands trusted accounting and finance staffing solution, 6 degrees matches accounting and financial professionals with quality opportunities in both large and small organizations in every industry. We specialize in temporary staffing, executive search, retained search, and consulting. Our staff are CPA’s, accountants, and consultants themselves. We have collectively serviced Chicagoland for over 100 years, and have placed over 1500 professionals in the area. Our experience gives us the unique ability to truly understand the art of the financial hire. We add value by saving time, and reducing risk.
temporary staffing°
6 Degrees provides organizations with highly skilled finance and accounting professionals on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From an office assistant, to an interim controller, we can fill your vacancy with a talented person, today.
Clerical and general accounting: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Financial Statement Preparation, Credit and Collections, Bookkeeping. Office and Administrative: Executive Administration, Customer Service, Data Entry, Human Resources Assistance, Billing, Office Clerical, Receptionist
executive recruiting°
Since 2006, 6 degrees has emphasized quality in the recruiting process. We have made a name for ourselves as Chicago’s premier permanent financial hiring solution. Our staff of CPA’s and accountants will match top tier talent with your staffing need. We listen. We save time, and increase productivity.
Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Audit, Financial Analysis, Staff and Senior Accounting, Tax, Managerial Accounting, Financial Planning and Analysis, Financial Reporting and Executive Financial Management.
retained search°
When time and confidentiality are crucial, retained search is the answer. Retaining 6 degrees is appropriate when the vacancy must be quickly addressed with a highly demanded skillset. Retained search sends a strong message that the hiring authority is fully engaged and committed to making the right hire.
Entry, mid and c level financial management: Tax, Audit, Analysis, Reporting, Treasury, Risk.
6 Degrees provides organizations with skilled senior-level accounting, finance and business systems professionals on a project basis. We can find your ace in the areas of: Financial planning and analysis, financial reporting, business process engineering, financial optimization, risk / compliance, and information technology.
Financial and SEC Reporting. Budgeting, Planning, Forecasting. IFRS / Convergence Financial Analysis. Audit and Governance : Information Technology, Operational, and Financial. Domestic, International, and State / Local Tax Compliance. Business Process Improvement. Cost Accounting
Jeffrey Manga Co-Founder
Jeff is a Graduate of Michigan State University. He earned a degree with a dual emphasis in Accounting and Finance. Jeffrey worked for 3 years in public accounting, specializing in corporate taxation, and audit. Jeffrey transitioned into financial recruiting in the 90's and was a success story at the 2nd largest financial recruiting firm in the US. For a period of 5 years he consistently ranked in the top 5% of this organization nationally, and was recognized for numerous awards and accolades. He was promoted into management and eventually left this firm to become a VP of permanent placement with the largest staffing organization in the world. In this role he hired and directly supervised over 30 people. During his tenure, productivity and revenue increased exponentially. Jeffrey's enthusiasm and intensity have influenced colleagues, clients, and candidates throughout the recruiting industry.
Kevin Russell Co-Founder
Kevin is a graduate of Loyola University with a BS in Accounting. Kevin worked for 4 years in both public accounting, and as an accountant in the telecommunications industry. Kevin possesses a wide breadth of hands on accounting and finance experience, including; Taxation, financial reporting, and financial analysis. Kevin entered the recruiting realm in the 90's and was an asset at a well known national finance and accounting search firm. Kevin excelled as a top direct hire recruiter and consistently ranked in the top 5% nationally. Kevin practices traditional recruiting techniques on a daily basis, and is known as an expert in the Chicago market. Kevin's commitment to his clients, and his rapport building skills with candidates, have fostered long lasting relationships with both.
The theory of 6 degrees is one that we are all connected. When we set out in 2006 to create Chicago’s #1 boutique financial staffing firm, our goal was well defined.
Our goal simply put, is not is not to place our candidates. Our goal is to help them. When we help people, good things happen. Our relationship with our candidate is sacred, and we hold it in high regard. We are here for you. We place between roughly 10% of the people we meet… we help 100 % of them.

Why 6 Degrees? We are public accountants and consultants ourselves. We understand the aspirations of the accounting and financial candidate.

6 Degrees has built a rock solid network of both clients and candidates in the area. We strive to provide a no pressure, trust based, consultative approach to the process. We have an in depth knowledge of the Chicago market, skill sets in demand, and salary info by region and industry. If you are thinking about making a change, or are seeking advice on how to further develop your current skill set, we are your resource. We look forward to sharing our network, our market knowledge, and our advice with you.

Our greatest reward comes from matching excellent people with top-tier organizations. We look forward to partnering with you.

Jeffrey Manga

Six Degrees Search Inc, Six Exec Inc,
1701 E. Woodfield Rd, Suite 611
Schaumburg, IL 60173

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