Staff Accountant

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

We are searching for a Staff Accountant in Chicago, IL. You must have one year of experience in a general accounting position. Experience with Great Plains is highly preferred. This is an excellent opportunity to join a professional environment with a well-established company here in the loop.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare key general ledger accounts analysis and records
  • Perform financial statement reviews through the monitoring of revenue and expenses
  • Complete the monthly reconciliations of general ledger accounts
  • Assist with year-end audit schedules
  • Maintains the fixed asset ledger
  • Support in maintaining the budgets and explaining variances from budgets
  • Prepare weekly and monthly analysis reports for Controller
  • Execute month end close duties
  • Establish tables of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts
  • Participate in special projects as directed
  • Manage daily cash deposits
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Finance degree in Accounting Required
  • One year of experience in a general accounting position
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel Skills
  • Solid organizations skills
  • Strong interpersonal Skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
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