Entry Level Accountant

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

Accounting Principals has an Entry Level Accountant job open in Chicago, IL. This role requires a candidate with at least two years under their belt and Quick Books experience is preferred This position offers competitive benefits and salary for the right candidate. If you or someone you know might be interested in working an Entry Level Accountant job in Downtown Chicago, IL and feel that you are qualified, keep reading to learn how to apply!

  • Maintain and prepare schedules to track various costs to support monthly journal entries and ensure accurate account balances each month
  • Reconcile various Balance Sheet and P&L accounts
  • Investigate anomalies identified to determine root causes and implement solutions to improve process
  • Understand multiple internal areas including billing, job costing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets, and payroll to investigate and resolve issues raised or identified
  • Prepare analysis and reports for management and business units for use in making timely, fact-based business decisions
  • Complete special projects and other responsibilities as assigned
  • Bachelor’s degree is required
  • Two years of experience is preferred
  • MS Office proficiency is preferred
  • Strong initiative and willingness to take on projects in a proactive manner
  • Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Standards
If you are interested in this contract to hire Entry Level Accountant job in Chicago, IL or other accounting opportunities then click “apply” below and apply online at www.accountingprincipals.com

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