Accountant Jobs in Algonquin, IL

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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Brilliant Financial Staffing_Schaumburg - Lake Forest, IL (23 miles from Algonquin, IL)
This Senior Staff Accountant will be reporting to the Controller and will primarily be in charge of high-volume reconciliations, and month end close responsibilities....
1 day ago
Des Plaines, IL (22 miles from Algonquin, IL)
please type "Staff Tax Accountant"....
22 hours ago
Robert Half - Warrenville, IL (23 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Other responsibilities include; bank reconciliations, accounts payable, journal entries, and month end close assistance....
2 days ago
Techbay Inc - Wheeling, IL (20 miles from Algonquin, IL)
LOCATION: Wheeling, IL- Corporate Office ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Review and analyze inventory and margin reports, conduct research and perform analytical studies in regards to cost...
2 days ago
ICS - Deerfield, IL (22 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Job Responsibilities Assist with preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual consolidated financial statements Participate in acquisition accounting and integration....
2 days ago
Accurate Personnel - Gurnee, IL (24 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Experienced working in an ERP software system Job Requirements What does the Cost Accountant do?...
2 days ago
Horizon Therapeutics - Lake Forest, IL (23 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Responsibilities: Performs month/year-end close activities, including preparing, reviewing and assessing journal entries, accruals, reconciliations and allocations to ensure all Horizon Therapeutics...
2 days ago
Robert Half - Gurnee, IL (24 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Ref ID: 01330 [ Phone number blocked ] Classification: Cost Accountant Compensation: $26.13 to $30.25 hourly TITLE: Staff Accountant CONTACT: CONTENT DESCRIPTION: Staff Accountant Responsibilities:...
6 hours ago
Staff Financial Group - Deerfield, IL (22 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Growing Tax practice has an immediate need for a Tax Senior in Deerfield. This is a direct hire role with an outstanding organization that offers an excellent compensation and benefits package....
3 days ago
Danaher - Wood Dale, IL (21 miles from Algonquin, IL)
In your main role at Videojet, you will: Assist in the Month-end closing process for North America, including journal entries and account analyses Collaborate with the other departments to support journal...
1 day ago
nTech Solutions, Inc. - Warrenville, IL (23 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles Demonstrated supervisory experience Commitment to highest standards of quality and integrity Solid financial, mathematical and analytical...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Arlington Heights, IL (17 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Overview of the Accountant role: The Accountant will work with General Ledger reconciliations Responsible for travel and entertainment expense reporting Sales and Use Tax duties Preferred Qualifications...
2 days ago
Brilliant Financial Staffing - Chicago, Dallas & Ft. Lauderdale - Lake Forest, IL (23 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Responsibilities: Perform month-end closing activities, including preparation of various journal entries. Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations on a monthly basis....
2 days ago
Schaumburg, IL (14 miles from Algonquin, IL)
The Accountant will handle G/L account reconciliations, journal entries, month-end close, bank reconciliations and support the Controller in producing financial statements and some analysis....
1 day ago
Rose International - Deerfield, IL (22 miles from Algonquin, IL)
Learn the lease accounting process and general ledger structure to be able to apply that knowledge to the above tasks....
20 hours ago

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Algonquin, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.0%)
  • High School or GED (5.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Algonquin, IL
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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