Junior Accountant Job in Chicago, IL

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category
    Accountant - Financial
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_20714_63661146
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Our client is in search of an individual for a contract to hire Junior Accountant Job in
Chicago, IL. You must have strong Excel and analytical skills. The selected candidate would be responsible for adequate maintenance of accounting records, account reconciliations, and preparation of journal entries. Our client is poised to fostering a great work environment for professional development. Apply now!
 
Job Functions:

  • Prepare daily, weekly and monthly General Ledger entries
  • Perform Financial data management/reconciliation
  • Monthly closings and preparation of monthly financial statements
  • Adjust entries for amortizations prepaids
  • Analyze and reconcile accounts payable ledgers
  • Gather and organize proper documentation for various transactions
  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports
  • Preparation of quarterly and annual payroll and sales tax returns
  • Prepare a high volume of balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Assist with payroll administration
 
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Proven experience setting goals
  • Ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate highest impact initiatives
  • Results-oriented and process driven
  • Strong Analytical skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality with sensitive information
 
If you are interested in this contract to hire Junior Accountant Job in Chicago, IL or other accounting opportunities then please click "apply" below and apply online at www.accountingprinciples.com.
 

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