Entry Level Accountant 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 Entry Level Accountant Job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least one year of accounting experience. Proficiency in handling complex reconciliations is also required. Our client is dedicated to develop associates and provide support for them to be professionally successful. Apply now!
Job Functions:

  • Prepare journal entries
  • Analyze general ledger accounts for errors
  • Process accounts payable
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • Assist with annual audit performed by external auditors
  • Create monthly balance sheets and income statements
  • Identify, analyze and research variances
  • Assist with monthly forecasting and annual budget
  • Assist with Month end/year end close
  • Produce ad hoc financial reports
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance Required
  • One year of accounting experience is required
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Clear and Concise communication skills
  • Proven attention to detail
  • Analytical problem solving
  • Accounting software applications
  • Good with numbers and quantitative analysis
If you are interested in this position or other accounting opportunities then please click "apply" below and apply online at www.accountingprinciples.com.

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