Controller Jobs in Des Plaines, 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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Harborside International Golf Center - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Prepare and analyze financial statements at the Property. Prepare monthly work paper reconciliations, bank reconciliations and monthly state and local sales tax returns....
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) - Elgin, IL (17 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Controller will also be responsible for the management of the general ledger at the corporate headquarters and its submission into the consolidation process....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
and concepts, including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Industrial/Manufacturing experience preferred Recommended Skills Coordinating Internal Controls Generally Accepted Accounting...
22 hours ago
iRiS Recruiting Solutions - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Controller Wanted! Well-Known Retailer growing rapidly!...
22 hours ago
Tekni-Plex - Schaumburg, IL (9 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Recommends changes/improvements in the accounting system to the Group Controller....
22 hours ago
JPMorgan Chase & Co. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
The Product Controller team plays a key role in providing business advisory and accounting support, as well as end-to-end control oversight, ensuring integrity of the financial statements and transactions...
16 hours ago
Parts Town - Addison, IL (10 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
A Typica l Day Coordinate and drive improvements to the month end close process to ensure timeliness, repeatability and scalability as the company rapidly grows Review balance sheet account reconciliations...
17 hours ago
Element Materials Technology - Glendale Heights, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
compliance with local and Federal regulations, producing financial statements, overseeing the regional accounting operations, conduct regular balance sheet reviews, working closely with external auditors...
2 days ago
Allen Brothers, LLC - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Finance - Controller (Project Management)Summary: Apply principles of accounting and strong knowledge of GAAP to the month end close and financial reporting process....
2 days ago
ETONIEN - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Provide leadership to accounting staff and oversee all accounting functions, including financial reports, cash flow, accounts receivable, accounts payable, closing of the general ledger, forecasting...
2 days ago
Alford Group - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Maintain the general ledger, conduct account reconciliations, perform monthly and year-end closing procedures, and prepare monthly and annual financial statements....
12 hours ago
Parker and Lynch - Oak Park, IL (12 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Reviewed system consolidated financial statements and provided budget variance analysis Oversee the preparation of balance sheet account reconciliations Maintain internal controls and guided GAAP, accounting...
2 days ago
Randstad - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Tatum is actively recruiting proven finance professionals who have held Controller roles at PE-owned, private and public companies with manufacturing/distribution and services experience who want to...
1 day ago
HorizonHobby - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the Controller is responsible for overseeing and managing the Finance department providing information, primarily financial in nature, about all company...
1 day ago
Door Systems ASSA ABLOY - Naperville, IL (23 miles from Des Plaines, IL)
Sheet, Balance Sheet reconciliations, and all local and statutory reporting requirements....
22 hours ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Des Plaines, IL

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

$148,823

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Des Plaines, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.5%)
  • Vocational 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 Des Plaines, 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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