Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Itasca, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_864973_2871456

Parker and Lynch is currently seeking a Staff Accountant with 3 years of internship experience or 1-2 years of fulltime experience for a full-time job located in Itasca IL. This direct-hire role for a growing manufacturing and logistics company entails all the below.

If you are interested in applying for this job opportunity, please email your resume in Word format to Billy.Angelos@parkerlynch.com and put “Staff Accountant” in the subject line.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform monthly closing activities including analysis of accounts and assisting in the preparation of journal entries
  • Analyze monthly variance accounts including purchase price variance and manufacturing variance
  • Review closed jobs daily and collaborate with plant operations and senior accountant to ensure accurate job costing
  • Analyze and update raw material and finished goods standard costs
  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly and yearly schedules for external auditors
  • Assist in other areas of accounting such as billing, accounts payable, and accounts receivable
  • This role will assist the Controller on general accounting and reporting issues and support the Senior Cost Accountant on some cost and inventory issues with other transactional accounting duties like AP. This is an opportunity to learn general accounting, costing and some analysis.

     

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Compensation: UP TO $65,000 USD (DOE)

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.parkerlynch.com/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

     



    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.parkerlynch.com/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records