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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Access Search Inc. - Chicago, IL
Responsible for ensuring the timely and accurate preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, as well as all supporting schedules Provide consistent and thorough reporting for...
1 day ago
Intuit - Waukegan, IL
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
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Niles, IL
Reconciliation of bills expenses to ensure completeness for month-end close. Daily cash reconciliation from ERP system to bank website....
2 days ago
Gladius Capital Management - Chicago, IL
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Accounting Principals - Chicago, IL
Accounting Principals is working with our client in Chicago to identify a qualified junior staff accountant. They are seeking a reliable, hard-working employee to support key functions....
2 days ago
GVW Group - Highland Park, IL
reconciliations and analysis for balance sheet accounts, including inter-company accounts Performing bank and credit card reconciliations Entering cash, payable / receivable and mark-to-market journal...
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2 days ago
Northern Trust - Chicago, IL
Ensure work-flows, files, and back up coverage are setup and maintained within guidelines Prepare, validate and/or assist in the preparation of PE accounts, PE reporting, financial statements, financial...
1 day ago
Michael Page - Chicago, IL
Summary Opportunity to join a growing real estate developer and construction firm as a Senior Project Accountant/ Company Accountant....
1 day ago
Invenergy - Chicago, IL
Prepare and review financial statements, including all monthly journal entries, to verify account balances for accuracy and reasonableness....
18 hours ago
Parchment - Deerfield, IL
Reporting to the Director of Finance and Treasury, the staff accountant will be primarily responsibility for reviewing member accounts for revenue leakage....
10 hours ago
Brilliant Financial Staffing_Chicago - Chicago, IL
The ideal candidate will be able to interview for the Staff Accountant position as soon as possible....
14 hours ago
Robert Half - Chicago, IL
accruals prepaid, and fixed asset amortization journal entries - Void checks - Prepare and report 1099s and collect W-9s for all vendors - Assist with the annual audit Qualifications - Bachelor's Degree...
14 hours ago
Chicago, IL
FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE Requires intermediate knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) regulations including an intermediate knowledge...
14 hours ago
Benchmark - Chicago, IL
Job Description Summary: The Staff Accountant will maintain accounting standards within established policies and procedures....
11 hours ago
Videojet - Wood Dale, 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...
6 hours ago

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