Accountant Jobs in Illinois - Page 5
Work closely with division and other personnel throughout the Organization on issues related to assigned tasks/account reconciliations. Develop and maintain databases to support and facilitate accounting and reconciliation activities; including yield analysis and costing. Reconcile balance sheet accounts. Investigate and resolve variances within deadlines. Compile and/or post journal entries in su...
Sr Accountant - SEC Reporting & Accounting Research, Downtown Chicago Minimum education and experience required: • 2-3 years of work experience, including public accounting experience • CPA Special skills required: • Strong technical accounting skills (experience in purchase accounting preferable) • Experience with SEC reporting and related requirements • Effective business writing, strong analyti...
Sr Accountant -Acquisitions, Downtown Chicago, Minimum education and experience required: • 2-3 years of work experience, including public accounting experience with Transaction Advisory or M&A • CPA Special skills required: • Strong technical accounting skills • Experience in M&A/Transaction Advisory • Effective business writing, strong analytical skills and attention to detail • Ability to work...
Position ID:29909 Position Title:Tax Accountant Min Education Desired:Bachelors Degree Travel Percentage:Minimum Relocation:No Job Summary:Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) is a leading multi-line insurance provider with a global network of subsidiaries and offices in Europe, North America, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East as well as other markets. It offers a wide range of general in...
The client is looking for a Sr. Staff or Principal Accountant to join their growing accounting team. CPA and Big 6 or Large regional experience required. Consolidation experience strongly preferred. Day to day will entail: Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the business with a practical application to the financial results Prepare and evaluate balance sheet and income statement informatio...
Global company of industrial products seeks a Bilingual (Japanese) Accountant. 1. Assists in the development and implementation of goals, policies, priorities, and procedures relating to financial management, budget, and accounting. 2. Participates in the preparation of various financial statements and reports such as profit/loss statements and balance score cards. 3. Maintenance of accounting rec...
Our Chicago client is looking for a Staff Accountant to join their growing team! Requirements: Must have a four year degree in either Finance or Accounting. CPA/MBA a plus. 4+ years experience within Accounting. Experience with both bank and account reconciliation, month end close, preparing financial statements and posting journal entries. Experience with re-calculating T-Values. Understanding of...
Staff Accountant II - SG&A - Chicago, IL-ACC000123 Responsible for accounting activities necessary to produce accurate and timely financial statements and analysis. Act as a financial source for Operations and Finance Management in the field. - Coordinate and participate in the monthly closing process for assigned responsibilities, such as journal entries. - Prepare assigned account reconciliation...
Accountant (Farmer City) Principal Accountabilities: *Assist with the preparation and distribution of monthly financial reports *Oversee the Account Receivable / Account Payable process *Review and understand payment terms of all customers *Process sales/payments for growers *Work with Controller to ensure a clean and timely year end audit *Assist Controller with special projects and workflow proc...
Accountant Dixon Direct is seeking candidates for an experienced Accountant This person will be responsible cost and financial accounting, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory analysis and audit compliance. Responsibilities Assist with the monthly close, financial reporting, forecast planning and analysis, and tax reporting. Maintain the company's financial accounting system and record...
Company Confidential Chicago, IL, 60644
Controller/Accountant for a Truck Transportation and Logistics Company Chicago, IL *Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and 3 or more years experience. The salary range is between 45k-65k depending on qualifications. *We are looking for a self- starter, someone who requires minimal supervision and enjoys taking on more responsibility. The ideal candidate will have the ability to take initi...
Staff Accountant Position Summary I. ID Staff Accountant Accounting & Finance JOB TITLE BUSINESS UNIT Harris & Harris, Ltd. Accounting & Finance COMPANY DEPARTMENT Chicago, IL Controller LOCATION HIRING MANAGER’S TITLE II. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Prepare daily and month-end general ledger entries including maintaining records and files for audit trails 2. Collaborate with others in the department...
Staff Accountant opportunity with Signature Retail Services, Inc. We’re looking for a self motivated and detail oriented Staff Accountant who will report directly to the CFO. This new team-member will be extremely organized and maintain a high degree of professionalism & confidentiality with Company customers and vendors. In addition to Staff Accountant responsibilities with Signature Retail Servi...
Over 40 years ago, Unilock introduced the paving stone to North America. Today we continue to lead the industry in product innovation and development, education, and contemporary design methodologies. Our regard for realizing the highest quality in all aspects of our business remains foremost in our plans for the future. Unilock has an immediate opening for a Financial Accountant to join our team....
Company Confidential Roselle, IL, 60172
Established, growing, employee owned manufacturing company in the western Chicago suburbs is in search of a Cost Accountant to join its Accounting department. This newly created full-time position will report directly to the Assistant Controller and take charge of most costing functions. Those functions will include collecting, analyzing, summarizing and evaluating data regarding material, labor a...
Company Confidential Chicago, IL
Company Description Sacred Heart Schools is seeking an Accountant I – Finance Office to join its team of service-driven professionals committed to fully supporting the Schools’ mission and goals. The position’s initial areas of focus will be revenue and accounts receivable. The position’s responsibilities will evolve as warranted by the candidate’s performance and the needs of the Schools. The Acc...
Purpose of the position: A fast growing U.S. Affiliate of a major international corporation based in China is need of an experienced take charge Senior Accountant. This experienced Senior Accountant shall report directly to the Finance Controller. The Senior Accountant’s primary roles will be to support the Company’s accounting and reporting functions. The career opportunity is located in the Grea...
The Project Accountant is a financial business partner to the program management team that is responsible for monitoring, analyzing and reporting on the profitability of projects and programs on an ongoing basis while complying with revenue recognition policies and governance. Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks •Set up and maintain projects in ERP system to maximize company's ability to under...
Calling all college degreed candidates! Kforce Finance and Accounting is interviewing potential candidates for an Entry Level Accounts Receivable position with a distribution client near Waukegan, Illinois (IL). This position initially will assist in the Credit / Collections department with potential for fast growth into Finance and Accounting departments. You will appreciate the 'competitive pay'...
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We are an expanding multinational manufacturing company looking for Senior Tax professionals for several locations in Michigan (West Michigan, Lansing, and Detroit-Metro). In this role, you will prepare and review federal, state, and US international tax returns, performing required technical research to document tax positions. Challenges: Prepare and review federal, state/local income and franchi...
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$30,000.00 - $73,700.00
Typical Salary for Accountant in Illinois
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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.
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Attention to Detail
Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
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