Accountant Jobs in Lincolnwood, Illinois
Accountant Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in accounting. CPA is a plus. With a minimum 4 years of accounting experience with a concentration in tax preparation and review of individual, corporation, partnership, trust and estate returns. Experience with Lacerte Tax Software and Creative Solutions accounting software is a plus. Responsibilities: Preparation and Review of Businesses and In...
The team is looking for a senior level Tax Planning Accountant to replace the resource that was promoted to manager of the group. Daily, they will provide tax research and planning analysis to the VP and Manager of Tax Planning, work on taxes related to Obama's Affordable Care Act and develop strategies to minimize tax liability. This position will provide tax consulting, communication and exposur...
Sr. Indirect Tax Accountant Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We're...
Bachelors degree required Reporting to the Associate Director/Assistant Controller. Prepares financial statements, tax returns and journal entries, and performs related complex accounting procedures. Serves as a resource person for other department staff and assumes responsibility for accounting leadership in the absence of their designated supervisor. EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s d...
The Accountant III prepares financial statements, payroll tax returns and journal entries, and performs related complex accounting procedures. Serves as a resource person for other department staff and assumes responsibility for accounting leadership in the absence of their designated supervisor. EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting required; master’s degree a...
Grant Accountant Our Client located just south of downtown Chicago is in need of a Grant Accountant. This candidate will be employed on a temporary basis to start and will convert to a permanent employee after successfully preforming the job for several months. This Grant Accountant will provide Financial and Administrative advice and support services to program staff and upper management for the...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A rapidly growing Skokie, IL client looking for a Staff Accountant to join their expanding finance team. This position will play a important role in the support of the daily accounting functions. Essential duties include: Support monthly close process preparing journal entries, analyzing general ledger and variance analysis Assist in the management of accounts payable, accoun...
Our client, a mid-sized distribution company just outside of downtown Chicago, is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team in on a temp - hire basis. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for general accounting and financial reporting duties including but not limited to: •Prepare financial statements; income and consolidated statements, balance sheets and cash flow •Analyze account...
This is an excellent opportunity for an accountant to gain analysis experience and grow and transition into a financial role within a growing international company. A strong candidate for this position will display exceptional communication skills and have a strong level of confidence and general accounting knowledge to perform the duties required. This is a diverse role where you will report into...
Senior Accountant I - Chicago, IL-ACC000147 Perform complex accounting activities and execute accounting processes to produce complete and accurate general ledger and the resultant managerial reports and financial statements. Continually monitor financial control processes and ensure that accounting transactions are executed in accordance with established standards of internal control. Provide te...
Staff Accountant II - Chicago, IL-ACC000148 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 reconciliations an...
Senior Accountant II - Chicago-ACC000146 Under minimal supervision this position is responsible for highly complex accounting activities relating to the maintenance of a complete and accurate general ledger and the resultant managerial reports and financial statements. Continually monitors financial control processes and ensures that accounting transactions are executed in accordance with establi...
Fidelity Life strives to provide financial security for the growing middle class through innovative Life Insurance products, consumer-friendly service and a staff of some of the most talented, dedicated and creative people in the industry. Establish in 1896, Fidelity Life has a tradition of a consumer-centric reputation built on innovation. We are dedicated to providing a unique customer experienc...
Senior Accountant, Corporate Brief Description of Job This accounting professional will perform monthly balance sheet account analysis and reconciliations, monthly journal entries and various other month-end close G/L procedures. He/she will also serve as the supervisor of the accounts receivable function. This position could also potentially provide back-up to the financial reporting function. ...
SENIOR ACCOUNTANT Myerson, LLC, a Chicago based medical device company located in the Ravenswood area, is looking for a senior accountant to work with its CFO to strengthen its accounting department. The ideal candidate should be detailed oriented with the ability to interact with other parts of the company. Responsibilities: Month end close, preparation and assist in review Assist with monthl...
In order to be considered for this position please email your resume directly to Andria Goff at ***** In the subject line of your email type "Property Accountant" Our client is a real estate investment and property management firm in the Lincoln Park area. They are seeking to hire a property accountant. This is an exciting opportunity that offers work life balance and a cas...
Description: Job Purpose: Provides financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports. *General Note: Candidate with Construction/Excavation Accounting Experience Duties: * Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information. * Documents financial transactions by entering account information. ...
Immediate direct hire Staff Accountant job available in Rosemont, IL. Well-established company in the Rosemont area is searching for a Staff Accountant to add to their team! Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Enter production work orders, enter raw material inventory receipts Reconcile accrual reports and lot cost/income adjustments to G/L Reconcile production repo...
Known for high-quality products and exceptional service, this very strong and well respected manufacturing and distribution company is in need of an established Senior Accountant. This person will be responsible for various GL account reconciliations, journal entries, inventory, and other month end closing processes. You will also be an integral part of accounts payable and receivable processes, s...
Are you ready to work with some of the most prestigious clients in the Financial Services industry? SS&C Technologies, Inc. is a leader in the delivery of investment and financial management software and leading global provider of on-and-off shore fund administration services to the Hedge Fund and Institutional Financial Services Investment industry. Founded in 1986, SS&C has offices around the wo...
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$38,000.00 - $76,960.00
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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
Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
Complies with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
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