Accountant Jobs in Rockford, 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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Cost Accountant

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • Brodhead, WI
  • 4 days ago

They are looking for a new Cost Accountant that has been created due to demand....

Senior Accountant

  • Creative Financial Staffing
  • Beloit, WI
  • 4 days ago

Fundamental knowledge of GAAP Recommended Skills Accounting Creativity Financial Management Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Mergers And Acquisitions...

Plant Accountant

  • Rockford, IL
  • 5 days ago

Main duties include: Analyzing financial and cost data Account reconciliation Cost estimating Variance analysis Assisting with month-end closings Special projects as needed Qualifications include: B.S...

Cost Accountant

  • Kuhn North America, Inc
  • Brodhead, WI
  • 5 days ago

Assist in Month end and year end close of the general ledger. Assist in accounts payable during seasonal peak times, as needed....

Accountant I

  • Rexnord
  • Beloit, WI
  • 13 days ago

Performs tasks in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)....

Senior Project Accountant

  • CDM Smith
  • Rockford, IL
  • 14 days ago

accepted accounting principles (GAAP)....

Accountant

  • Morrissey Family Businesses
  • Rockford, IL
  • 17 days ago

statements Statement and account reconciliations Sales and Use Tax calculations and compliance Billings and accounts receivable management Accounts payable Journal entries and adjusting journal entries...

Senior Accountant

  • Dairy Farmers of America
  • Rockford, IL
  • 23 days ago

In-depth knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), balance sheet and income statement methods, internal controls, and other areas related to financial reporting Ability to use financial...

Senior Accountant

  • Emerson Electric Company
  • Rockford, IL
  • 24 days ago

AS A SENIOR ACCOUNTANT, YOU WILL: Reconcile assigned general ledger accounts Prepare assigned monthly journal entries Coordinate accounting over Demo Equipment working with the Sales Team in the field...

Accountant

  • Rockford Housing Authority
  • Rockford, IL
  • 25 days ago

The Accountant shall develop, interpret, and implement complex financial and accounting concepts/techniques by researching and resolving issues for financial planning, analysis, journal entries, reconciliations...

Accountant

  • Truity Partners
  • Beloit, WI
  • 26 days ago

Ledger Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Apply to this job....

Staff Accountant

  • Beloit, WI
  • 28 days ago

' experience preferred Associates degree preferred Recommended Skills Financial Transactions Financial Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices Apply to...

Senior Accountant

  • Playmonster Group, Llc
  • Beloit, WI
  • 30+ days ago

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : Calculate and prepare General Ledger postings Accruals Fixed Asset Prepaids Review and reconciliation of company balance sheet accounts Cash Prepaids Accruals...

Cost Accountant

  • Magna International Inc.
  • Belvidere, IL
  • 30+ days ago

Maintaining Cost Accounting System Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger Conducts physical inventories and monitors cycle count program Reconciles finished goods inventories Experience...

Senior Accountant & Payroll Administrator

  • Gleason Works, The
  • Loves Park, IL
  • 45+ days ago

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT & PAYROLL ADMINISTRATOR Perform day-to-day activities of the accounting department including maintaining product costing, month end close, account reconciliations, wire transfers,...

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Rockford, 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%)

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