Controller Jobs in Chicago, IL

Establish and manage financial reporting, analysis, and policy. Controllers are the lead accounting employees in a company. They collect, verify, and interpret reports or statements submitted by support staff; maintain important department records; prepare special reports on request; and create/adapt internal financial controls as necessary. They also ensure that the organization meets federal, state, and local compliance laws.

Controllers are responsible for reporting to upper-level executives regarding the company’s annual budget, overall financial state, and financial alignment with operations. They provide input on large-scale company decisions and may collaborate with external accounting personnel.

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Assurant - Harvey, IL (20 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
13 hours ago
Chicago, IL
Oversee month end close process, and day to day accounting functions, including revenue recognition, AP, AR, capital expenditures, etc....
2 days ago
Assurant - Elmwood Park, IL (7 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago
Assurant - Dolton, IL (19 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago
Ed Napleton Automotive Group - Oak Brook, IL (15 miles from Chicago, IL)
policies and procedures are being followed Review and audit financial statement and accounting schedules Fill in for temporary absences Provide support to controllers and office staff Job Requirements...
23 hours ago
KIK Custom Products - Alsip, IL (16 miles from Chicago, IL)
The duties include general ledger closing, planning and budgeted, product cost accounting, inventory control, and strategic support....
3 hours ago
Assurant - East Chicago, IN (20 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago
Assurant - Highland Park, IL (21 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago
Assurant - Oak Lawn, IL (14 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago
Assurant - Burbank, IL (12 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago
Motorola Solutions - Chicago, IL
If you are a current Motorola Solutions employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account. Company Overview Motorola Solutions is there for our customers when everything is on...
3 hours ago
JP Morgan - Chicago, IL
Finance & Business Management is looking for an Associate to join its team supporting the Asset Backed Finance business within the Corporate and Investment Bank. This business provides financing...
2 days ago
Greater Chicago Food Repository - Chicago, IL
Serves as a resource on technical matters relating to financial statements by keeping up to date with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and UPMIFA. 13....
22 hours ago
Enjoy Life Foods - Chicago, IL
Reporting to the CFO, the Controller will be the leader responsible the financial accounting, month-end close and internal controls processes....
19 hours ago
Assurant - Calumet City, IL (20 miles from Chicago, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Statements Accounting Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Finance Auditing...
14 hours ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Chicago, IL

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Chicago, IL as reported by the BLS.

$148,823

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in Chicago, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.1%)
  • Some College (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Controllers in Chicago, IL
  • 10+ years (30.0%)
  • 8-10 years (23.3%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 6-8 years (13.3%)
  • 2-4 years (10.0%)
  • None (3.3%)

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