GL Accountant

  • Location
    Schaumburg, Illinois
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

GL Accountant

Are you looking to expand your accounting skills? Do you see yourself working for a prominent global law firm located in Marengo, IL? Accounting Principals is hiring and were looking for a GL Accountant to join our client’s dynamic team. We’re on the search for a natural leader with great organizational skills. Your day to day activities will include maintaining the general ledger accounts and preparing reconciliations. If you’re interested in this role, please apply with us today!


  • Prepare journal entries for month-end close
  • Assist with bank reconciliations for domestic and international offices
  • Resolve accounting issues and outstanding items in bank and GL reconciliations
  • Assist with interim and annual audit
  • Process transmission checks
  • Assist with ad hoc related assignments


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Prior experience in a law firm or professional services is a plus
  • Familiarity with Elite Enterprise software is a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word


  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Strong analytical, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills
  • Effective organizational skills

Work Hours:

  • 8:30AM – 5:00PM (overtime is required)
  • Monday – Friday

If you feel that this position is a match for you, please submit us your resume for immediate consideration! For more open positions, visit the Accounting Principals website at Thank you for exploring this opportunity. We look forward to hearing from you!

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