Senior Accountant - Public Accounting

  • Location
    Deerfield, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842887_2782535

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume to Marla.Lampert@parkerlynch.com and put Senior Accountant Public Accounting in the subject.

Are you looking for a public accounting firm that offers flexibility and work from home?  Do you want to join an established and top-notch firm that works with a variety of industries and client base?  You will work on audits, reviews and compilations that will allow you to have career growth and advancement

This position is responsible for performing the accounting and analysis functions for our clients. Prepare and analyze financial reports, journal entries, maintain and reconcile ledger accounts. Provide record of assets, liabilities and other financial transitions.

Performing basic accounting procedures: A/R, A/P, time billing, P/R, G/L, and tax payments

  • Processing payroll for client companies
  • Preparing financial statements, e.g. monthly and quarterly financial reports, weekly forecasts to clients summarizing current and projected financial position
  • Month-end and quarterly closing (e.g. balance sheets, income statements and cash flow statements)
  • Analyzing and reconciling general ledger accounts and investment transactions in conjunction with preparing quarterly reports for management
  • Communicating with clients’ vendors
  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 4 + years progressive accounting experience in public accounting or similar work environment
  • Strong organization, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and deadlines
  • They offer amazing benefits:

    Health, Vision & Dental Plans, Life Insurance, Short & Long-term Disability, 401k, CPA and CPE reimbursement, Vacation & Holiday Pay, Casual dress office environment for non-client-facing days, A positive and challenging environment with a people-oriented team!

    If you are interested in this job the heart of downtown Chicago, or other accounting and finance opportunities, please forward resume to Marla.Lampert@parkerlynch.com 



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