Staff Accountant

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

Parker+Lynch is recruiting a Staff Accountant to join our client’s finance team and help improve their business processes. Our client is a mid-sized manufacturing firm in the northern suburbs. The company brings in $100 million in revenue, and still growing! The ideal candidate is pursuing career growth, as the company is looking to actively promote from within.


Excellent financial reporting and analysis will be at the heart of this position’s core focus. Our client is looking for a candidate who will actively add value to the larger organization. If you are excited about the next step in your career- apply below!



  • Create financial reports and analysis for senior management
  • Prepare journal entries
  • Aid in month-end close process
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Identify monthly variances
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness in reporting and monthly close

Qualifications & Skills

  • Proficient in Excel, additional systems a plus
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to work in a team and independently
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Interest in manufacturing a plus


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • CPA, or actively pursuing a CPA, a plus, but not required


  • 1-3 years of experience


  • Casual office environment
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401K with a company match
  • And much more!

Employment Type

  • Full-Time

Work Hours

  • 9:00AM-5:00PM, 40 hours per week


For immediate consideration, email your resume to with “Staff Accountant” in the subject line.


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