Controller Jobs in Evanston, 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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Ed Napleton Automotive Group - Oakbrook Terrace, IL (18 miles from Evanston, 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...
3 days ago
International Financial Group - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
S/he will possess strong accounting expertise with experience in forecasting, planning and analysis, financial statement preparation, financial systems and internal controls....
1 day ago
Spertus Institute - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
entries Perform monthly closings and related reconciliations Human Resources Support Prepare and process payroll Management of unemployment claims and COBRA Assist with benefits enrollment and oversight...
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Recruiter - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Reynolds & Reynolds experience is a MUST.Compensation: Based on Experience.Requirements:* MUST know Reynolds & Reynolds* General Ledgers, Schedules, Financials, Reserves, Titles, cash management, personnel...
3 days ago
Chicago Commons - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
statements, tax returns, etc.* Manages preparation of the internal financial statements, prepares timely and relevant financial analysis, and provides financial reporting support for the CFO.* Coordinates...
3 days ago
Teladoc Health - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
statements and management reporting metrics and analysis....
3 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Riverwoods, IL (12 miles from Evanston, IL)
Duties of the Corporate Controller: Preparation of GAAP financial statements and supplemental financial reports for private equity (PE) owners, bank lenders, and Executive management....
5 days ago
Lactalis Heritage Dairy - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
accepted accounting principles (GAAP)....
5 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Libertyville, IL (20 miles from Evanston, IL)
Duties of the Corporate Controller: Preparation of GAAP financial statements and supplemental financial reports for private equity (PE) owners, bank lenders, and Executive management....
5 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Carol Stream, IL (24 miles from Evanston, IL)
Statements Value Proposition...
6 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Vernon Hills, IL (18 miles from Evanston, IL)
Excellent benefits and competitive salary range Flexible schedule with work life balance Top Responsibilities: Oversight of Financial Statements. Review Key Contracts for the Company....
6 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Rosemont, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
weekly 4 weeks total PTO As 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...
6 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Niles, IL (5 miles from Evanston, IL)
sheet reconciliations are undertaken on a timely and accurate basis, including periodic stock counts and valuations....
6 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Vernon Hills, IL (18 miles from Evanston, IL)
end close Review/resolve discrepancies within accounts Work with the external auditing team Lead/spearhead any future system/process implementations Qualifications: At least 7 years of accounting experience...
6 days ago
RGP - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Manage the companys month end close to include a comprehensive review of the financial statements. Provide the CEO with daily reporting on liquidity position and cash forecasts....
6 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Evanston, IL

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

$148,823

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Evanston, 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 (1.2%)
  • 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 Evanston, 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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