Junior Accountant Job in Chicago, IL

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

Our client is looking for an individual for a contract to hire Junior Accountant Job in
Chicago, IL. You must have two years of general accounting experience. You must also have general ledger experience and strong knowledge of GAAP. As the junior accountant you will be responsible for collaborating with internal and external clients to secure required financial data and perform data entry of journal entries. Our client encourages collaboration and is focused on providing training for associates at exceptional value. If you interested, apply now!
Prepare daily, weekly and monthly General Ledger entries
Enter and maintain all accounts payable and accounts receivable
Prepare monthly and quarterly journal entries and account reconciliations
Perform monthly/quarterly General Ledger reconciliation
Analyze key data on invoice to determine the correct vendor
Assist in the preparation of financial reports
Maintain fixed asset register and compliance with company policy
Prepare invoice forecasting for management
Report credit reference request from all new vendors
Reconciliation of bank accounts monthly
Other ad hoc items, as necessary
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
Two years of accounting experience
Strong Microsoft Excel skills
Excellent computer skills
Strong interpersonal/communication skills
Demonstrated ability to meet goals and deadlines
Excellent written and analytical skills
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
If you are interested in this opportunity or other accounting opportunities please click "apply" below and apply online at www.accountingprinciples.com.

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

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