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
Property Accountant Posted Date: October 17, 2017 InstaPost Quick Apply Company Name: Parker and Lynch Job Title: Property Accountant Employment Type: Full Time Job Location: Chicago, IL...
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Chicago, IL
REAL ESTATE ACCOUNTANT Posted Date: October 17, 2017 InstaPost Quick Apply Company Name: Parker and Lynch Job Title: REAL ESTATE ACCOUNTANT Employment Type: Full Time Job Location: Chicago, IL...
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Klein Tools Incorporated - Lincolnshire, IL
General Accountant Job Location US-IL-Lincolnshire Posted Date 6 hours ago Address 450 Bond Street ID 2017-2708 Overview Klein Tools has a 160-year history of serving the hand tool needs of...
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General Growth Properties - Chicago, IL
GGP has an immediate need for an Associate Accountant Accounts Payable at our Corporate Office in Chicago, IL. GGP has been in the shopping center business for more than 50 years blending...
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Accountemps - Elgin, IL
Ref ID:01...26 Classification:Accountant - Entry Level Compensation:$18.00 to $22.00 per hour A client of Accountemps in Elgin is seeking an efficient entry level Accountant to join their...
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New Lenox, IL
We are a small manufacturing company located in the southwest suburbs. Due to our quality products and reputation we are currently expanding. Position Summary The controller will report directly...
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Creative Financial Staffing - Crete, IL
Senior Accountant - Retail / Consumer Products Company Our client is a highly successful, multi-channel consumer products company with worldwide product distribution. They a reputable brand with a...
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Hinshaw & Culbertson Llp - Chicago, IL
Title: Accountant ID: 1526 Department: Staff Location: Chicago, Illinois Description Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a leading national law firm with over 20 business centers in the United States....
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CF Industries, Inc. - Deerfield, IL
CF Industries is a global leader in transforming natural gas into nitrogen. The chemical processes we use ensure we have the nitrogen we need to support life on earth - from fertilizer that feeds...
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Beacon Resources - Oak Park, IL
Beacon Resources, on behalf of our client, seeks a Financial Reporting Accountant to work at a publicly-traded company in the Western Chicago suburbs for an interim period of time. The hired...
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KF Partners, LLC - Oak Brook, IL
Our small private family office is looking for a talented, polished Accountant to join our discreet team. This is a unique opportunity to assist with the completion of a variety of tasks in...
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Elk Grove Village, IL
Oakton St at Wildwood compensation: Up to $60k DOE employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post A large construction company needs an experienced construction accountant who is very...
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Barrington, IL
compensation: competitive employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Company Description Professional Business Management, Inc. is a full service consulting, tax, and accounting firm...
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Bartlett, IL
Location Bartlett , Illinois Category Accountant - Financial Job type Contract/Temp to Hire Job reference: US_EN_5_17... Senior Accountant Job in Bartlett, IL Are you a Senior Accountant with 5-10...
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Bensenville, IL
Location Bensenville , Illinois Category Accountant - Financial Job type Contract/Temp to Hire Job reference: US_EN_5_17... Staff Accountant in Bensenville, IL Are you looking for a Staff...
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