Accountant Jobs in Illinois

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Chicago, IL
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3 days ago
Chicago, IL
Location Chicago , Illinois Salary 20 $ - 23 $ / Year Category Accountant - General Job type Contract/Temp to Hire Job reference: US_EN_5_20... Title: Non-Profit Accountant in Chicago, IL Our...
2 days ago
Wheeling, IL
compensation: - PerYear employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post About Us: Champro Sports is a privately owned sporting goods and apparel manufacturer that has been in business for...
3 days ago
Parker and Lynch - Chicago, IL
Senior Accountant Job Chicago Suburbs, IL Full-time, Salary Our client is a family owned gym that operates over 30 locations. Key Responsibility: In this role you will be responsible for the...
1 day ago
Ascendo Resources - Chicago, IL
Seeking an experienced Accounting Professional to join a Fortune 500 Company in the Chicago Land Area. If you are looking for a Great Culture with Career Growth, please send your resume for an...
1 day ago
Pls Financial Services - Chicago, IL
Senior Accountant Tax and Regulatory at PLS Financial Services, Inc Date Posted: 5/23/2017 Apply Not ready to Apply? Job Description Position Overview : Main responsibility is state and local tax...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Job Title: Staff Accountant Type: Contract to hire Location: Chicago, IL Responsibilities: Preparing month-end financial statements that include but are not limited to: (General, tax, and GAAP...
1 day ago
Robert Half Corporate - Rosemont, IL
A Robert Half / Accountemps client in the Rosemont vicinity is seeking a Staff Accountant for a temp-to-perm opportunity. The responsibilities for this Staff Accountant role include (but are not...
2 days ago
Northbrook, IL
Job Title: Senior Accountant Location: Northbrook, IL Job Type: Contract Pay Rate 30-$35/hr Responsibilities: Prepares and disseminates financial statements and other financial reports for...
1 day ago
Skokie, IL
Staff Accountant- Direct Hire Posted Date: May 23, 2017 InstaPost Quick Apply Company Name: Parker and Lynch Job Title: Staff Accountant- Direct Hire Employment Type: Full Time Job Location:...
3 days ago
Chicago, IL
Location Chicago , Illinois Category Accountant - Financial Job type Contract/Temp to Hire Job reference: US_EN_5_20... We are currently searching for an experienced Staff Accountant in Chicago,...
1 day ago
United Airlines - Chicago, IL
Where do you want your career to take you? Chances are you can get there with United Airlines. Our environment is open, honest, and focused on our customersand your success. So choose a career...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Staff Accountant, Real Estate Location: Chicago, IL Category: Accounting & Finance Job Type: Direct Hire Reference: US_EN_8_22... Posted: May 23,2017 Salary: $55000 - $65000 Annually The Staff...
2 days ago
AbbVie, Inc - Waukegan, IL
The Accountant provides Accounting Shared Services for businesses supported. This includes month-end close journal entries, balance sheet account review and reconciliations and variance analysis...
1 day ago
Northbrook, IL
compensation: Compensation will be commensurate with skill-set and experience. employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Northbrook CPA firm is seeking full-time bookkeepers and staff...
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