Accounting Specialist Job in Chicago, IL

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accountant - Financial
  • Job reference:
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Our client is looking for an individual for a contract to hire Accounting Specialist Job in Chicago, IL. You must have three years of accounting experience. Prior experience with an ERP system is highly preferred. It is a great opportunity to join a team of professionals with a team-oriented environment that will offers a generous compensation package. Apply now!
Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares journal entries including compilation of assigned allocation entries
  • Process vendor invoices, process vendor checks and resolve AP discrepancies
  • Manage the cash posting process
  • Participate in monthly close process to ensure all journal entries, accruals and adjusting entries have been recorded for the month
  • Assist with resolving questions, issues and discrepancies that arise in AP, AR and GL.
  • Process check disbursements
  • Process credit card payments
  • Coordinate with credit and collections administrators
  • Manage cash balances
  • Complete special projects as required


  • Associates degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Three years of accounting experience
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel knowledge
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills and ability to interact professionally with internal and external customers
  • Experience with an ERP system preferred
  • Highly organized

If you are interested in this position or other accounting opportunities, then please click "apply" below and apply online at

Please apply with your CV to: Keilah Murray -312-7827788

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