Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Elk Grove Village, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

To apply to this Staff Accountant position you must email your resume directly to Andria Kozak at

In the subject line of your email type “Staff Accountant – Elk Grove Village”

Our client, is a multi billion dollar a year, publicly traded company. They are growing both via acquisition and organically and are doing exceptionally well financially. They are a leader in their industry and they pride themselves on retention and promotion of top talent. They are seeking to hire an Senior Accountant to be promoted to an Assistant Controller role within 18 months. This is an exciting opportunity that offers upward mobility unlike any other company.


Performing monthly financial close functions through preparation of financial statements for each designated operating location.

Reconciliation of all general ledger accounts.

Monthly narrative analysis of significant financial variances to budget and forecast.

Monthly completion of a three-month financial forecast.

Rate analysis and review.

Effective ongoing communication of financial related information to business counterparts

Managing flow of accounting data to/from remote facilities.

Assisting with quarterly Sarbanes Oxley compliance and review

Planning and participating in the annual financial budget process

Providing training to non-financial personnel on internal control compliance, accounting procedures and financial statement review.

Special projects as assigned.



Desired Background:


Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance.

1 to 2 Years previous accounting experience (will consider entry level with internships)