Accountant Jobs in Melrose Park, 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.

Search Accountant Jobs

1-15 of 846 Jobs

ledger journal entries and perform reconciliation of general ledger accounts Maintain depository account records for multiple companies including the monthly reconciliation of these accounts Perform...

Remote Work

Accountant / Safety

  • Addison, IL
  • 1 day ago

Our trucking company is looking for an experienced full time Accountant / Safety to manage the day to day activities of our business....

The Senior Accountant ensures that investment accounting policies and procedures are correctly applied to financial transactions....

Senior Accountant, Financial Reporting

  • Kemper Corp.
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago

Location(s) Chicago IL Details Kemper is one of the nation's leading specialized insurers. Our success is a direct reflection of the talented and diverse people who make a positive difference in...

Accountant - Remote

  • JLL
  • Westmont, IL
  • 1 day ago

Remote Accountant Job Summary Under direction, performs a variety of professional level accounting duties involved in preparing, maintaining, analyzing, verifying, and reconciling moderately complex...

Remote Work

Corporate Accountant IV

  • Cortech
  • Oakbrook Terrace, IL
  • 1 day ago

Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). 5% 5 Supports in the accounting, analysis and budgeting of various accounts. 15% 6 Consults and liaises with operating unit finance personnel on accounting issues...

Senior Cost Accountant Manufacturing

  • Solstice Consulting
  • Northlake, IL
  • 21 hours ago

Reconciles balance sheet accounts, including accounts of significant financial impact Prepares journal entries Assists with month-end close activities Prepares financial reports with accompanying analysis...

Senior Revenue Accountant

  • Project44
  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

The position will be responsible for developing revenue policies and ensuring that revenue is recognized in accordance to generally accepted accounting principles....

Staff Accountant Recent Grads

  • Chicago, IL
  • 3 days ago

they seek to hire a Staff Accountant to their growing team (nine and counting!)....

Senior Accountant

  • Lincoln Search Consultants
  • Saint Charles, IL
  • 21 hours ago

Revenue benchmarks and key performance indicators Review reconciliations and verify balance sheet accounts for month-end closing Review revenue and expenses for compliance Manage accounting software...

Remote Work

Sr Staff Accountant

  • Lapmaster Wolters
  • Mount Prospect, IL
  • 12 hours ago

To be successful as a senior accountant, you should have a solid working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and strong financial analysis skills....

Senior Accountant

  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago

Working with a small team of Accountants, you will support general ledger accounting for the Seventh District....

Trust Accountant (REMOTE)

  • eXp World Holdings Inc.
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago

Perform monthly bank reconciliations. Partner with Accounting, Operations and Legal teams, as well as ensure that proper internal controls are in place for compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley....

Remote Work

Senior Accountant Consultant - Fund Administration

  • Armanino McKenna Certified Public Accountants & Consultants
  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago

From staff accountants to analysts to Fund Controllers, we work together, learn together, and succeed together. We deliver services as a team and the results for our clients are stellar....

Staff Accountant

  • JLL
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • 1 day ago

Responsibilities: Prepare financial statements for a portfolio of properties, including General Ledger month-end close, actual to budget variance review, and ability to learn various types of real estate...

Demographic Data for Melrose Park, IL

Moving to Melrose Park, IL? Find some basic demographic data about Melrose Park, IL below.


47,480
1,150
Medium

Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Accountant in the Business Environment
The purpose of this course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of how accounting relates to other parts of a business and the business environment. The course will seek to develop an...

Introduction to Data Analytics for Accountants
It is a 1 hour and 20 minutes short course on data analytics for accountants, auditors, and other finance professionals. Data analytics is a Next-generation skill for accounting and finance...

ERPGulf training for accountants.
You will learn how to use an ERP system in a company for Accounting, sales, Purchase, HR, Payroll, Asset, HelpdeskThis course will prepare an accountant/auditor/business-owner to use ERPGulf and...

Title Synonyms

Salary for Accountant Jobs in Melrose Park, IL

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireAccounting research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Melrose Park, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.4%)
  • Master's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Accountant Related Career Advice Articles

5 Trending Accounting Careers and Specialties

Check out these five accounting career paths and decide whether you'd like to work as a tax accountant, auditor, budget analyst, forensic accountant, or cost accountant.


5 Potential Accountant Career Paths

When mapping out your accountant career path and assessing your accounting skills, there are many types of accounting jobs to consider. Learn more.


4 Elements Every Accounting Resume Needs

For professionals in the accounting field, there are a number of tactics to employ that will ensure your document highlights your achievements for maximum impact and presents your credentials effectively.