Staff Accountant

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

Staff Accountant             

My client, located in the Chicagoland area, is looking for a candidate who will be accountable for upkeep, review, analysis, and reporting of financial results. An ideal candidate would also have strong communication, organization, and problem solving skills, and additionally have great attention to detail.


  • Help with the preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Help with the budget process
  • Formulate monthly journal entries and month-end account reconciliations
  • Formulate domestic bank reconciliation
  • Process weekly and bi-weekly payroll in a timely manner
  • Evaluate current payroll, benefits and tax procedures, and apply changes leading to process improvements


  • Bachelor’s in Accounting / Finance
  • CPA or MBA a plus
  • Experience

  • 3+ years experience with GL / corporate accounting
  • Experience processing payroll
  • Background in manufacturing preferred
  • Proficiency with Excel
  • Employment Type: Full time, Direct-hire

    Hours: Monday thru Friday


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