Accounting Jobs in Illinois
A client of ours is looking for a successful manager to step in for the Accounting Manager Job in Chicago, IL. This person will have a minimum of three years of management experience in a small company environment or non-for-profit. The Accounting manager is responsible for a staff of four and overseeing AP, AR and payroll functions. This company provides amazing benefits, summer hours, friendly e...
SEC Reporting Manager Job located in Lake Forest, IL for an outstanding candidate with a public accounting and industry background. This position will report directly to the Director, External Reporting and requires a strong working knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC reporting requirements. This manager will be responsible for the preparation and filing of external reporting requirements mandated by U...
Accounting Supervisor Job in Chicago, IL Our client a multi-billion dollar service company is looking to fill an Accounting Supervisor job opportunity in Chicago, IL. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of four years of experience from a large company or public accounting firm and will report to the Director of Accounting. This company provides the opportunity to move cross-functionally to oth...
Parker & Lynch is currently running a search for a publicly traded, medical products manufacturer who is looking to fill an Accounting Manager job in Chicago, IL. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of total experience and have spent time in public accounting. This role is open due to internal promotion of the predecessor to a finance leadership role and will report to the Corporate...
International Tax Director Job located in Deerfield, IL seeking someone with public accounting and industry experience to bring this function in house. A successful candidate in this position will lead a team that will assist in the planning, design, and implementation of the business structure and operations. This position will report directly to the Vice President Tax and require strong technica...
International industry-leading manufacturing and distribution company is seeking a highly qualified Technical Accounting Manager to join their growing organization. This position will report to the Corporate Controller and will oversee all financial reporting and technical accounting policies and procedures. In this role you will operate very independently to enhance accounting processes while eng...
Our client is looking for a meticulous individual for a direct hire Accounting Analyst job in the Chicago, IL area. You must have a minimum of two years’ experience in an accounting role. You must also have strong Microsoft Excel skills. You must also have experience with journal entries, month end close and financial statement preparation. Accounting Analyst Responsibilities: - Prepare journal en...
We are hiring for an Accounts Payable Specialist/Accounting Clerk job in Arlington Heights, IL. You must have one to three years of experience in a small to mid-sized company to be considered for this role. You will be responsible for assisting with full-cycle accounts payable, providing administrative support, data entry and filing. This is a casual, team-oriented office! Accounts Payable Special...
Our client is looking for a detailed individual for a contract to hire Payroll and Accounting Clerk job in the Chicago, IL area. You must have a minimum of two years’ experience in a payroll role. You must also have basic accounting experience and the ability to work in a team environment. Payroll and Accounting Clerk Job Responsibilities: • Review weekly timesheets for accuracy and modify when ne...
Our client is looking for a committed individual for a contract Accounting Supervisor job in the Chicago, IL area. You must have a minimum of seven years’ experience in an accounting role. You must also have two years’ experience supervising individuals. You must also have strong communication and management skills. Accounting Supervisor Job Responsibilities: • Manage all aspects of general accoun...
An Accounting Assistant Job is available in Glenview, IL courtesy of Accounting Principals. To be considered for this position you will need at least 1 year of accounting experience. In this role candidates will be doing mainly Accounts Receivable, billing, and Accounts Payable. Excellent communication and detail-oriented skills are a must in this role. This role will be assisting the Billing and...
are looking to recruit a dedicated individual to fill an Accounting Clerk job in downtown Chicago, IL! You must have a Bachelor’s Degree and at least one year of experience in Accounting. Ideal candidate must also be able to multi-task. This position also requires you to have strong Excel skills. Responsibilities for this Accounting Clerk Job include: Collect and apply payments Reconciling AP, AR,...
Our client is looking for a detailed individual for a contract to hire Non-profit Accounting Manager job in the Chicago, IL area. You must have a minimum of five years’ experience in an accounting or finance role. You must also have experience managing other individuals. You must have experience in the non-profit industry. Non-profit Accounting Manager Job Responsibilities: Provides financial anal...
Entry Level Accounting job - Libertyville, IL Excellent opportunity to work for growing, large hi-tech company in the Libertyville/Mundelein area! Seeking new college graduates for entry level a/r audit analyst roles. As an a/r analyst, assist manager with analysis of accounts receivable items and audit large customer accounts. Seeking college graduates with business related degrees, accounting or...
Accounting Clerk job in Mt Prospect available immediately. Our client is a large manufacturing company in the Mt Prospect area and they are currently seeking an accounting clerk to assist the team during a 4 month leave of absence coverage. Work closely with the Accounting Manager and the other members of the A/R team. Major Responsibilities: • Data Entry into JD Edwards system • Maintain Excel sp...
We are hiring for an Accounting Assistant/Accounting Clerk job in Park Ridge, IL. You must have one to three years of experience in an accounting support function to be considered for this role. You will be responsible for assisting with collections, billing, accounts receivable and cash posting. This is a newly created role and a great opportunity for the right person to round out their accountin...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Senior SharePoint Developer Aurora, IL Full-Time $60,000 - $80,000 Posted 4/15/2014 Brandon Baier is recruiting for this position. Email your resume to Brandon Apply Job Details If you are a Senior SharePoint Developer with experience, please read on! We are one of the largest public accounting and consulting firms...
Fast growing office furniture and facility services company is seeking a sharp, results-oriented individual to join our accounting team. We offer an upbeat work environment. You will work with an energetic group of people. Our offices and showroom are spacious and very comfortable for working and interacting with fellow co-workers. Employee parking is free, secure and covered. Strong communication...
Each year JobGiraffe places thousands of candidates in great positions throughout Chicago and the suburbs. Do you have at least one year of experience working in an office and/or accounting department? Do you also have fast and accurate data entry skills? (10,000 keystrokes) If so, then please read on, as our client might have the right job for you. Naperville Area (Southwest Suburbs of Chicago) -...
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Growing Wholesale Distributor has a great opportunity for an experienced Accounts Payable/ Accounting Clerk professional who, wants or needs to work part-time (10-25 hours per week)! Hours: Flexible Monday - Friday 9AM - 4PM. Associates Degree and two years of AP experience. Strong Microsoft Office, Excel and Great Plains preferred. Email resume to: ***** Posting provided by:...
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Accountant - General
$30,000.00 - $75,900.00
Typical Salary for Accountant - General in Illinois
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Accountant - General
Provides financial information to the organization by maintaining and reconciling accounts.
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Attention to Detail
Prepare forms and manuals for accounting and bookkeeping personnel, and direct their work activities.
Maintains general ledger accounts by monitoring account preparation; entering amortizations of prepaid accounts; balancing job costs; updating monthly retainage, workers' compensation, and general insurance accruals; preparing monthly entries for fixed asset depreciation, accruals, amortization, and cost allocations.
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