Controller Jobs in Elgin, 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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The Fresh Factory - Carol Stream, IL (8 miles from Elgin, IL)
Ensure all journal entries are property approved and supported by appropriate work papers Prepare and/or review monthly account analysis for all accounting processes, including inventory, AR, AP, fixed...
1 day ago
Revenue Storm - Schaumburg, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
sheet reconciliations....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Rosemont, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
weekly 4 weeks total PTOAs Controller you will be involved with: Strategy and analysis Hands on with month close, quarter close, and year close Preparing financial statements Oversee and provide guidance...
1 day ago
Brilliant - Elmhurst, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
*Consolidate all financial results, preparing internal and external financial statement reporting and analysis *Oversee all costs within the product line, providing cost variance analysis, inventory...
1 day ago
Bretford - Franklin Park, IL (18 miles from Elgin, IL)
Responsibilities in this Role Consistently analyze financial data and present financial reports in an accurate and timely manner; clearly communicate monthly and annual financial statements....
4 days ago
KIK Custom Products - Rosemont, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Prepare month end closings within 4 business days accurately and on time....
5 days ago
Lake County Grading Company Llc - Libertyville, IL (23 miles from Elgin, IL)
statement, annual insurance, annual union(3) fringe benefits Prepare timely interim financial statements Assist Company CPA with annual audit workpapers and income tax return preparation Manage annual...
6 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Downers Grove, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Lead the monthly financial processes for financial closing, unabsorbed reconciliation, inventory reconciliation, general ledger entries (as required), standard cost reconciliation and changes in PP&...
8 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Niles, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
sheet reconciliations are undertaken on a timely and accurate basis, including periodic stock counts and valuations....
8 days ago
Premier Beauty Supply - Northbrook, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
system of controls that govern any financial transaction(s) Issue timely and complete financial statements (P&L Statement, Balance Sheet etc.)...
8 days ago
Transformco - Hoffman Estates, IL (10 miles from Elgin, IL)
This role leads all operational accounting functions, handles the accumulation and consolidation of financial data for internal and external financial statements, evaluates accounting and internal control...
8 days ago
$700 million distribution company - Roselle, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
RESPONSIBILITIES Manage accounting staff Provide key support and preparation for month-end close process Analyze key accounts, financial statements and performance of certain operating units Liaise...
8 days ago
Culligan - Libertyville, IL (23 miles from Elgin, IL)
Specific Job Function: Manage and prepare month end journal entries for Flagship businesses Prepare with the monthly and quarterly forecasts for both Balance sheet and Income statement Lead Accounts...
8 days ago
Midwestern University - Downers Grove, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Strong understanding of financial statement reporting Strong understanding on internal controls Experience with not-for-profit health care organizations preferred...
8 days ago
Alps Wire Rope Corporation - Saint Charles, IL (6 miles from Elgin, IL)
We are looking for an experienced and proactive Controller....
9 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Elgin, IL

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

$148,823

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Elgin, 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 Elgin, 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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