Accounting Analyst

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals is working with one of our top clients in search of an Accounting Analyst. This is a great opportunity to work as a contract to hire employee with the potential to go permanent for the right candidate. If you, or someone you know is looking for an Accounting Analyst role in Chicago, IL. Read on, to learn how to apply.

  • Help maintain financial reports, records, and general ledgers for multiple entities
  • Responsible for reconciliation of operating accounts, such as wires and deposits
  • Create/run daily, weekly, and monthly reports to calculate collections
  • Query from databases that track monthly details, collections, and revenue
  • Prepare documentation for internal and external auditors
  • Help with budgeting and forecasting
  • Assist in other projects/functions as needed


  • Bachelor’s degree is strongly preferred in Accounting or Finance - equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
  • Experience in finance and/or accounting
  • Strong Excel, Access, and SQL programming language
  • Microsoft Dynamics GP or other accounting program knowledge is preferred
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to work well under pressure
  • Communicate effectively with all levels of personnel both verbally and in writing
  • Detail oriented with the ability to work independently and within deadlines

If you are interested in this contract to hire Accounting Analyst position in Chicago, IL or other accounting opportunities then click “apply” below and apply online at

Please apply with your CV to: Madelaine Steber -312-7827788

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