Staff Accountant

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

Staff Accountant

Are you an experienced Staff Accountant seeking permanent employment in Chicago? Would you like to work for one of the country’s top Law Firms? Do you have excellent communication and analytical skills? If yes, then Accounting Principals has an oppratunity for you! One of our top clients is looking to hire a full time Staff Accountant, who has experience with fixed assets. If you are interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity, please submit our resume today!

As a Staff Accountant, you will:

  • Maintain the General Ledger
  • Prepare reconciliations
  • Support internal controls and reporting
  • Complete various analysis of accounting ledgers including variance analysis
  • Assist with month-end journal entry process
  • An ideal Staff Accountant will have:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 3+ years of accounting experience
  • Strong knowledge of the GL and financial reporting
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Legal or professional services experience a plus
  • Experience with fixed assets and high volume bank account reconciliations
  • Employment Type:

  • Direct Hire
  • Full Time
  • Work Hours:

  • Monday-Friday
  • 8:00AM-5:00PM
  • Compensation:

  • $55K+ depending on experience
  • Please apply also if interested in other accounting opportunities as I would love to connect and help you find your next position! We work with clients looking for Temp, Temp-to-Hire, and Direct Hire candidates. Send your resume to



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