Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Oak Brook Terrace, Illinois
  • Category
    Accountant - General
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_5_17250_57744706
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Staff Accountant job in Romeoville, IL
 
Why choose Accounting Principals? We’re the professionals. Today’s job market is a dynamic, performance-driven and competitive place for accounting professionals and we know how to leverage that to the highest standards of excellence. We offer careers in a variety of roles where talented people can develop and grow professionally.
 
Summary:
This Staff Accountant must be motivated and organized, have strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (“GAAP”), and has the need to be a team-player in a loyal and hard-working environment. This person should possess all the necessary education and experience requirements and have a willingness to learn.
 
As a staff accountant your responsibilities include:
• Monthly financial close
• Create journal entries and perform analysis of accounts in ERP system
• Perform balance sheet reconciliations
• Maintain AP and AR functions and communicate with clerks to get work done in a timely manner
• Assist with budgeting and forecasting
• Reconcile bank accounts  
 
Your qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
• 2+ years of experience in accounting
• Pivot tables or vlookups in Excel are essential
• Familiar with large ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle or PeopleSoft
• Month-end close experience in a supportive or leading capacity
 
Send resumes for consideration to colleen.nagy@accountingprincipals.com
 

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