Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Deerfield, Illinois
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance
  • Job reference:
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Have you been in the accounting field for 2 years and looking to take the next step with a growing company in the Skokie area?  Accounting Principals is working with a client who is looking to add a staff accountant to the team!  As a staff accountant, you will support month end close, conduct journal entries, and bank reconciliations.  The ideal staff accountant will have at least one to two years of related Accounting experience.  If this sounds like a great fit, please submit your resume today!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, analyze, and reconcile financial reports
  • Prepare and record asset, liability, capital, and expense account entries
  • Responsible for General Ledger entries
  • Manage month-end close process
  • Set up and maintain system for keeping customer tax exempt certificates current
  • Book monthly journal entries
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of 2 years experience
  • Great oral and written skills
  • Advanced Excel Proficiency (VLOOKUPS and pivot tables)
  • Excellent attention to detail

    To learn more about this position- apply today! For immediate consideration, email your resume to Not exactly what you are looking for? Browse other available jobs in your area on the Accounting Principals website.

    Please apply with your CV to:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    You apply with us. We partner with you.

    • Resume Help

      We’ll make sure your resume features the skills, keywords and personality it needs to stand out.

    • Interview Prep

      Let us tell you about the company and the hiring manager, and ask you some practice questions.

    • Career coaching

      We’ll help you continually develop your skills and keep your career moving in the right direction.

    • Great benefits

      Health, dental, 401k, work-life balance. You stay focused on your job. We've got you covered.

    Not the right job?

    We'll help you find a better fit. Send your resume now.