staff accountant in chicago

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contact
nathan garside, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 60,000 - US$ 70,000 per year
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job details

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location
chicago, illinois
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
9 to 5
salary
US$ 60,000 - US$ 70,000 per year
experience
1 Years
reference number
499972
contact
nathan garside, tatum executive services
phone
612-313-7997

job description

job summary:

Staff Accountant-Downtown Chicago

Do you want to be part of a team of accounting professionals that is responsible for completing the daily/monthly accounting and reconciliation for all of a private organizations branch sales offices and be the direct link of accounting support? With the support of a shared services center, you will be working with a team and have a great opportunity for growth and advancement.

 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $60,000 - 70,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 1 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Prepare accurate and timely journal entries and complete general ledger analysis while ensuring that all transactions are recorded in compliance with GAAP
  • Provide meaningful insight into gross margin fluctuations and product line sales
  • Manage timely submission of all GL and accounting activity as it relates to monthly close of the books
  • Ensure the completeness and accuracy of monthly inputs from the operations team to achieve a timely close the books activity also that the finance and accounting policies and procedures are strictly adhered to.
  • Perform timely account reconciliations and general ledger reviews
  • Identify and implement process improvements and automation within the accounting and finance functions
 
qualifications:
  • Advanced computer skills, including Excel
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Three (3) years accounting experience.

If you are an ambitious professional who wants to be challenged with roles of increasing responsibility and is excited about moving into different roles in the Company's finance organization, have the ability to determine relative costs and benefits of potential actions and determine the most appropriate one, APPLY TODAY!

 
skills: General Ledger, Account Reconciliation, Financial Statements, Accruals, Financial Reporting, Bank Reconciliations, General Accounting and Finance Skills

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

skills

General Ledger, Account Reconciliation, Financial Statements, Accruals, Financial Reporting, Bank Reconciliations, General Accounting and Finance Skills

qualification

  • Advanced computer skills, including Excel
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Three (3) years accounting experience.

If you are an ambitious professional who wants to be challenged with roles of increasing responsibility and is excited about moving into different roles in the Company's finance organization, have the ability to determine relative costs and benefits of potential actions and determine the most appropriate one, APPLY TODAY!

responsibilities

  • Prepare accurate and timely journal entries and complete general ledger analysis while ensuring that all transactions are recorded in compliance with GAAP
  • Provide meaningful insight into gross margin fluctuations and product line sales
  • Manage timely submission of all GL and accounting activity as it relates to monthly close of the books
  • Ensure the completeness and accuracy of monthly inputs from the operations team to achieve a timely close the books activity also that the finance and accounting policies and procedures are strictly adhered to.
  • Perform timely account reconciliations and general ledger reviews
  • Identify and implement process improvements and automation within the accounting and finance functions

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree