Accountant Jobs in Waukegan, Illinois
Job title: Staff Accountant Status: Exempt Reports to: Accounting Manager General: The Staff Accountant is responsible for the efficient accurate and timely performance of the assigned company accounting activities. Responsibilities: ? Perform accurate and timely recurring journal entries and accruals to ensure proper application of GAAP for assigned areas. ? Reconcile balance sheet accounts to en...
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 hiring for a full time Senior Tax Accountant job in Lake Forest, IL. You must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in this role from either mid-tier to large public accounting firms or fortune 500 company’s tax department and have the knowledge with federal, state and international returns, extensions and estimated payments. You will be responsible for assisting the Federal Tax Mana...
Job ID: 8707 Position Description: We are currently seeking an Accountant to provide accounting support to field operations and other finance team members by ensuring the data integrity of financial information; to provide timely and accurate reporting to management and external agencies; to safeguards company assets and maintain internal controls in compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley. Annual gross re...
Job Purpose: The Staff Accountant will be responsible for providing management (CFO/Controller) with accurate financial information. Typically that financial information includes financial statements, general ledger analysis and special projects. The Staff Accountant will be expected to perform the following duties: Job Duties: · Balancing of Cash accounts on a monthly basis · Analysis and reconci...
We are hiring for a Junior Accountant job in Vernon Hills, IL. You must have a minimum of one to three years of experience in this role to be considered for this opportunity. You will be responsible for all accounting duties including; general ledger, accounts payable, financial reporting and fixed assets. The Junior Accountant Job Responsibilities: - Maintaining accurate journal entries - Balance...
We are hiring for a Staff Accountant job in Mundelein, IL. You must have a minimum of two years of experience along with a Bachelor's Degree to be considered for this role. In this role you will be responsible for maintaining contract information in the accounting system, reconciliations, financial statement preparation, general ledger preparation and month-end close. The Staff Accountant Job Resp...
Our Client, a leading manufacturing company in the northern suburbs of Illinois, is looking for a Staff Accountant. The ideal candidate will have two to three years of experience and be eligible to sit for the CPA exam. The position will assist the Controller in the month-end accounting close. Salary will be in the 60 - 70K range and include a full benefit package. Duties: • Closes cash disburseme...
Senior Accountant jobs in Chicago, IL My client is a publicly traded middle market distribution firm that is located in Northbrook, IL. Due to continuing growth of the firm, they are now in search of adding a senior level accountant to their team. This positions offers plenty of room for further career development, great exposure reporting to the controller, and superb benefits. Responsibilities:...
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The company is a designer and distributor of innovative pet products, providing unique products to address each stage of a pet’s life. The office is in Northbrook, IL. The company is looking for a Staff Accountant reporting to Controller. Specific Position Responsibilities: Process A/R, A/P, accrual, and other daily bookkeeping in Quickbooks. Submit all customer invoices for payment according to t...
Position Title: Staff Accountant Wage: Based on experience Shift: 1st Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity for a Staff Accountant at a company in Wauconda, IL. This is a temp to hire position for 1st shift. Responsibilities for Staff Accountant include but are not limited to: • Responsible for all general accounting functions through month-end close, including journal...
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...
Bookkeeper-FULL CHARGE (Lake Zurich, Il.) Retail Wedding Boutique, est. 1970, needs Full Charge Bookkeeper. Position includes data entry and reconciliation of business accounts, maintenance of customer AR and company AP files, along with financial analysis and forecast skills using QB or Excel, Payroll for 28 staff, Tax reporting, filing online with State and Federal and some customer contact. Sma...
Job Purpose: You will provide management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts and preparing financial statements for a dynamic, rapidly-growing high-tech consumer electronics company. Although you will begin as a part-time employee, this opportunity could readily lead to a full-time position with us for the right candidate. Duties: * Maintains system to account for fina...
We are seeking a Project Manager in Deerfield, IL. You will be responsible for accomplishing the stated project objectives. Key project management responsibilities include creating clear and attainable project objectives, building the project requirements, and managing the constraints of the project management triangle, which are cost, time, scope, and quality. Duties: Work with partners to confir...
Immediate opportunity for temporary tax accountant job in the Northbrook/Deerfield area. Public accounting firm in Northbrook, IL seeks a strong Tax Accountant for a seasonal role in their firm. The ideal candidate will have experience researching complex tax issues, preparing the tax returns for individuals, corporations and partnerships. The ideal candidate will also be able to work closely with...
OUR COMPANY We are a rapidly growing pharmaceutical manufacturer with strong lines in hospital and ophthalmic markets, and many new products in development and awaiting FDA approval. In anticipation of long-term, substantial growth, we offer challenging, attractive career opportunities along with competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Akorn is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/V/D. SUMM...
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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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Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology.
Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
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