Accountant Jobs in Illinois - Page 2
Exciting newly created direct hire role for Staff Accountant job with a growing north suburban office with 3 locations in the Chicagoland area. Role is open due to growth of the company and will report to the Controller. This position will have a chance to grow into a lead Staff Accountant position in the future. Responsibilities for the Staff Accountant Job: Handle general ledger account reconcil...
An Accounts Payable Specialist and General Ledger Accountant Job is now available in Highland Park, IL. To be considered for this position you will need at least three to five years of Accounts Payable experience. The ability to work in a fast paced accounting environment is a must! Qualified candidates must be familiar with month-end cut-off procedures. This position will include both Accounts Pa...
We are searching for an experienced candidate to fill a full-time Staff Accountant job opening in the Chicagoland, IL area. If you have a Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting and one year work experience, then you may be a perfect fit for this opportunity. If you are looking for a career that provides the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment, with leaders as mentors...
We are hiring for a Bookkeeper/Accountant job in Arlington Heights, IL. You must have a minimum of three to five years' of experience and experience with vlook-ups and pivot tables in Microsoft Excel to be considered for this role. You will be responsible for managing the daily accounting functions including accounts payable, reconciliations, pricing and vendor management and order tracking. This...
We are looking to recruit an dedicated individual for a Staff Accountant job in downtown Chicago, IL! You must have a Bachelor’s in Accounting, Finance or Business and you must have at least two years’ experience with general accounting. You will be maintaining the general ledger, participating in month end close and will be responsible for reconciliations. Responsibilities for this Staff Accounta...
We are looking to recruit an individual to fill a Junior Accountant job in downtown Chicago, IL! Ideal candidate must be detailed-oriented. Also, you also must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Recent grads with strong, hands-on internship experience would be ideal. The ideal candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to: Cash and account reconciliations Journal entri...
We are looking to recruit a passionate individual to fill a Senior Accountant Job in downtown Chicago, IL! You must have at least four years’ of experience in an accounting role. You will be responsible for journal entries, month end close, bank reconciliations and financial analysis. Responsibilities for this Senior Accountant Job include but not limited to: -Ensures accurate and timely monthly,...
We are looking to recruit a professional individual to fill a Staff Accountant job in downtown Chicago, IL! Looking for someone who is a self-starter, with excellent communication skills. Ideal candidate will have advanced Excel skills including: pivot tables and v-lookups. You must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting Responsibilities: Financial Reporting Prepare cash reconciliations and journa...
We are looking to recruit a professional individual to fill a Staff Accountant job in downtown Chicago, IL! Looking for someone who is detailed-oriented, with excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate must have experience using Great Plains software. You must have a Bachelor’s Degree. Responsibilities for this Staff Accountant Job: Month and year end close Journal entries Account reconci...
Staff Accountant job in the Lake Forest/Libertyville area. Our client is a mid-size well established company with customers nationwide. Seeking to add an immediate direct hire employee to their team. As a Staff Accountant, you will work closely with the Accounting Manager in handling accounting for the current on-going projects. Work for an employer with an outstanding reputation in their industry...
Our client is looking for a detailed individual for a contract to hire Payroll Accountant job in downtown Chicago, IL. You must have a minimum of three years’ experience in an accounting role. You must also have experience with processing payroll, journal entries and reconciliations. You will be responsible for processing payroll, general accounting and research. Payroll Accountant Job Responsibil...
We are looking to recruit a dedicated individual to fill a Staff Accountant job in downtown Chicago, IL! You must have a Bachelors in Accounting and you must have at least three years’ experience as a Staff Accountant. You will be performing accounting and analytical tasks. Also, you must have advanced Excel skills. Responsibilities for this Staff Accountant Job includes but not limited to: • Prep...
An Accountant job is currently available with an energetic, rapidly growing company in the Chicagoland, IL area. If you have an accounting degree and at least two years’ experience, you may be the right candidate for this opportunity. If you are looking for a career that embraces the mentality of working to live (not vice-versa), the flexibility to work from home and a constantly challenging work...
Staff Accountant Job in Downers Grove, IL Our client, a fast growing manufacturing company, is looking to fill a Staff Accountant job opportunity in Downers Grove, IL. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years experience and will report to the Plant Controller. This role offers competitive salary, benefits, and growth to the Controller level with a division of a global publicly held manuf...
We are hiring for an Accountant/Senior Accountant in Skokie, IL. Great opportunity to work for an industry leader that has a reputation for an outstanding workplace atmosphere and competitive salary and benefits package. The ideal candidate must have 3-5 years of experience and be detail oriented with a proven track record of success managing multiple projects simultaneously. Strong interpersonal,...
Accounting Principals has partnered with an international manufacturing/distribution company for a Staff Accounting job opportunity in Des Plaines, IL. This position offers competitive compensation and exceptional benefits. This role requires an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Access and Excel. The Staff Accountant job responsibilities include: - Prepare bank reconciliations and general ledger acc...
Senior Accountant job in Streamwood, IL We have a job opening for a Senior Accountant in Streamwood, IL. This position will be responsible for providing proactive analysis and accounting support for multiple locations. The ideal candidate will have general ledger experience and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. In addition, this position will assist the Controller w...
We are hiring for a Senior Staff Accountant in Hoffman Estates, IL. You must have a minimum of 10 years of experience at the senior level and have advanced Microsoft Excel skills to be considered for this role. You will be responsible for budget and forecast analysis, financial statement preparation and ERP system implementation. The salary for this position begins at $45,000.00. Senior Staff Acco...
Staff Accountant Needed: Omega Tax & Accounting seeks a Staff Accountant w/ a BS Degree & Min 3 yrs exp. Tax exp. req'd. Salary $30-45K/yr to start. Fax resume, CL & 5 refs to 708-597-8697. No calls....
Intermediate Accountant We are excited about all that Muller Quaker Dairy has to offer to become widely known as an exceptional place to work. Muller Quaker Dairy, a joint venture between PepsiCo Inc. with the Theo Müller Group, one of Europe’s most successful and beloved yogurt makers, is producing and selling yogurt and value-added dairy products in the U.S. The joint venture will meet increased...
Positions Open in OR Hiring Now - Apply Today!
Postions that Match Your Skills. Start your Search & Apply Today!
Up to $47/hr Part-Time Job Openings. Free Schedule, No Scam. Start Now
Take Accredited Classes Right From Home. Free Video Will Explain All!
Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!
Answers for Accountant Jobs
Questions & Answers Powered by Yahoo! Answers
Look for accountant jobs when I am in college?????
My major is accountant. I just finished Accountant 101, it is the first class in Accountant course. I know that it is a good way to build experience in accountant jobs in colleges. That's why I am con...
Accountant Job description?
Which is the highest paying accountant job out there (p/a) How much do they earn p/a. What does there job entail? and what are the typical working hours? thanks
Is an Accountant a Good Job?
I'm in Grade 10, I live in Toronto, Canada and I'm good at Math (High 80's to 90's). All of my grades in school range from about %83 to %92. I am thinking of becoming an accountant. Is it a good job? ...
How long do you have to go to university for? and what type of grades do u need to get, to get into university to get this job?
What type of accountant jobs are ?
Ok so when i am older i want to work in accountancy but i dont what type or which area , could you please list a couple of accountancy jobs thank you :)
Accounting Career Tools
$30,000.00 - $73,700.00
Typical Salary for Accountant in Illinois
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool
Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool
Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
Rate of Growth
Size of Industry in 2006:
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006
Attention to Detail
Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology.
Popular Accountant Articles
Fight Fraud as a Forensic Accountant
Billions are lost to corporate fraud and abuse annually. No wonder the number of forensic accountants is on the rise.
Advance from Accountant to Controller
To make your ascent from accountant to the controller, you’ll need to pick up soft skills that complement your accounting knowledge.
Play Ball as a Sports Accountant
Do you dream of becoming a professional team's go-to accountant? Learn how to mix accounting and sports into one career.
The Experienced Accountant's Guide to the Big Four Interview
The Big Four hire experienced accountants, too. Follow our interviewing tips, and you could become one of them.
Whether your beat is auditing, tax, financial analysis, lending or another specialty, explore careers in finance and search for finance jobs now.