Controller Jobs in Elmhurst, 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 (10 miles from Elmhurst, 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
Mauser Packaging Solutions - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Plant Name:Chicago Requisition ID:006137--Plant Position Summary:The Assistant Controller supports the Controller with responsibilities for managing day-to-day accounting functions, month-end close...
1 day ago
Michael Page - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
ledger accounting and prepare financial statements * Compile consolidating financial statements for projects with dual accounting * Review financial statements prepared by third-party contractors *...
1 day ago
Revenue Storm - Schaumburg, IL (12 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
sheet reconciliations....
1 day ago
StevenDouglas - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
They will be responsible for journal entries, reconciliations, general ledger, daily cash flow, and monthly close processes.They will oversee a small staff, and review the core of the work, including...
13 hours ago
Resources Global Professionals - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Experienced with general ledger accounting, month-end close, reconciliations, financial statements, and variance analysis* Excellent communication and facilitation skills, ability to build relationships...
13 hours ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Rosemont, IL (7 miles from Elmhurst, 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
Henderson Scott - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Location: Remote East Coast US This role is an all-encompassing technical controller position Owning the preparation of US Subsidiary financial statements under US GAAP (Monthly, quarterly, yearly)...
13 hours ago
Beacon Hill - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
We are recruiting a Fund Controller for our Chicago Loop Private Equity firm. The Fund Controller will oversee all fund accounting and reporting for the firm and their operating partners....
14 hours ago
Paro.io - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Looking for someone with experience as a controller specifically skilled in cryptocurrency and blockchain....
13 hours ago
The Overture Group, LLC - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Responsibilities: General Ledger and Financial Statements of related corporate entities - creation of financial statements, supporting schedules and reconciliations, budgets and variance analysis and...
13 hours ago
Brilliant - Elmhurst, 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
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Employing the Future (TM) Bachelors of Accounting, Controller, Accounting Manager Recommended Skills Financial Statements General Ledger Accounts Payable Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Banking...
14 hours ago
ExecuNet - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Key responsibilities include: Manage all relevant accounting and related functions including A/R, A/P, account reconciliations, internal audit, collections, payroll, payroll taxes, sales taxes, budgeting...
14 hours ago
Paro - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Elmhurst, IL)
Job Information Paro 1099 Controller with experience in cryptocurrency and blockchain in Chicago, Illinois Looking for someone with experience as a controller specifically skilled in cryptocurrency...
5 hours ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Elmhurst, IL

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

$148,823

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Elmhurst, 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 Elmhurst, 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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