Senior Accountant

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

A current position in the accounting department for a Senior Accountant is available with an Accounting Principals client. Come work in a lavish Downtown office with a great view of Lake Michigan. The Senior Accountant is responsible for maintaining accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling, etc. a competitive salary is offered for the qualified candidate. If you or someone you know is interested in a Senior Accountant job in Chicago, IL. Keep reading to learn how to apply!

  • Record revenue, and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Maintain and balance accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions, and resolve discrepancies
  • Maintain general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts, prepare a trial balance, and reconcile entries
  • Summarize financial status by collecting information, prepare balance sheet, profit, and loss, and other statements
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting is required
  • Great attention to detail
  • Some accounting and/or finance experience is required
  • Advanced knowledge and background in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge of accounting software
If you are interested in this contract to hire Senior Accountant job in Chicago, IL or other accounting opportunities then click “apply” below and apply online at

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