Tax Accountant Jobs in Northbrook, Illinois
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...
Our client is hiring for a full time Senior Tax Accountant job in Chicago, 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 Manager...
Newly created position is available with a small, yet prestigious firm. This is an ideal role for a well-rounded Accountant to join a company that prides itself on service to the customer and has built lasting relationships with clients during in their many years since establishment. This is a diverse position requiring a qualified Accountant to handle general accounting duties. In this role you w...
If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please send your resume via email to ***** "sarah.ayala AT parkerlynch.com" with "Staff Accountant" in the subject line. *NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE* Local candidates ONLY. Emailed resumes will have priority consideration over online submissions. We are looking for a Staff Accountant with 2-10 years of experience. Insurance...
Senior Corporate Staff Accountant A popular Chicago tourism business is growing and looking to add a skilled senior accountant for our corporate office located in Palatine, IL. The person most qualified for this position will have a minimum of five years of experience and will be responsible for managing the monthly close process, financial planning and analysis, and internal reporting functions....
Small yet established healthcare management company in Chicago is seeking a Junior Staff Accountant. This role will be reporting to a Finance Director and enjoy a wide range of responsibilities from tax and audit to general month end close duties. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to expand on existing experience with accounts payable and receivables and gain exposure to month-end cl...
Growing financial services firm has a position available for a well-rounded Senior Accountant to join their team. This is a company that prides itself on service to the customer and has built lasting relationships with clients during in their many years since establishment. This is a robust position requiring a qualified Senior Accountant to handle general accounting duties as well as analysis and...
The Chicago Public Schools (CPS) has set ambitious goals to ensure that every child—in every school and every neighborhood—has access to a world-class learning experience from birth, resulting in graduation from high school college- and career-ready. Purpose or Summary Statement of Primary Duties and Responsibilities of Position Accountant (Accounting) - Under supervision, participate in the maint...
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...
One of the top manufacturing companies in the industry is seeking to fill a Senior Accountant job. The growing organization is looking for a sharp and hardworking Senior Accountant to thrive in its fast paced environment. The Accountant will be charged with a plethora of dynamic responsibilities including month-end close, financial reporting, presentations, internal controls and miscellaneous proc...
We are hiring for a Staff Accountant/Accountant job in Skokie, IL. You must have general ledger and cost accounting experience to be considered for this position. You will be responsible for analysis, journal entries and general ledger, sales and use tax filings, accounts receivable and ad hoc reporting. This position is a great opportunity for the right person to advance their cost accounting ski...
Our client is seeking a Senior Accountant in Rosemont, Illinois (IL). This position is responsible for accounting related reporting and will report to an Accounting Reporting Supervisor within the Controlling and Reporting group. Primary responsibilities will be to assist the Supervisor with the operations of the department as a subject matter expert. Specific responsibilities include: Supports th...
Immediate direct hire position for a Staff Accountant job on the Northside of Chicago. Work for well-established company with clients in over 30 states that has been in business for over 80 years! As a Staff Accountant responsibilities include the following: Accurate & timely preparation of assigned journal entries for each monthly close. Accurate & timely analysis of selected general ledger accou...
Immediate temp to hire Accountant job available! Non-profit organization in the Grayslake area is seeking a staff accountant to assist the Director of Finance. Seeking an experienced Accountant with a bachelor’s degree in either Accounting or Finance to work as the right hand to the Director of Finance. Position will handle payroll, tax payments and reporting, and benefits administration. AA or BA...
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: Bachelors degr...
Known for exceptional service, this very strong and well respected hedge fund is in need of an established accountant for the Fund Accountant Job in Chicago, IL. The person most qualified for this position will have a minimum of two years of experience with financial service clients. This company has a phenomenal culture, great benefits, tuition reimbursement, work-life balance and a year-end bonu...
Internationally recognized and renowned company headquartered in the heart of downtown Chicago is seeking a highly talented and motivated Staff Accountant for a new position open due to internal growth. This is not a typical accounting role as this position reports directly to the Controller and helps to manage an investment portfolio and all related accounting and financial processes. The positio...
Treasury Investment Accountant Primary Functions: 1. Reporting on investment activities, holdings, and results 2. Oversee investment portfolios to verify principal repayments, income receipts, dividends, etc. 3. Be on the leading edge of new investment vehicles, reporting requirements, investment accounting, and regulatory/compliance issues. 4. Verify trade activity from external investment manage...
At Cushman & Wakefield, we employ the most talented professionals and invest in superior resources and technologies to provide our clients with innovative advice and bottom line results. The talent of our extraordinary people and the culture and business approach we foster, coupled with the exceptional, creative services we provide and the results we deliver worldwide for owners, occupiers, and in...
Investment management firm in a rapid growth cycle is seeking a Senior Fund Accountant for a newly created position. With over $5 billion in assets under management and a strong business development model, it is a great time to join this organization. This firm is in a major growth mode which has created the need for this position. The Accountant in this role will be integrated in hedge fund proce...
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An experienced accountant can prepare a tax return in 9 hours. A novice accountant can do the job in 17 hours.
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Determines tax liability by interpreting tax regulations; computing taxes; completing tax returns.
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Attention to Detail
Represents the organization at tax hearings by providing financial information; arguing the organization's position.
Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping tax information confidential.
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