Controller Jobs in Northbrook, 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 Execu | Search Group - Highland Park, IL (5 miles from Northbrook, IL)
forecasts process Establish economic strategies, objectives, and policies for the company Ensure compliance with all Corporate Policies and Procedures, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and...
20 hours ago
Elk Grove Village, IL (10 miles from Northbrook, IL)
numbers in order to drive change and move the organization to new levels of performance; Aide in the preparation and oversight of various statutory financial statements in the various countries the...
23 hours ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
CFS is managing a high priority search to identify a Controller for our client!...
19 hours ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Controller Creative Financial Staffing LLC Chicago, IL Full Time Job Details Company Overview Fast growing, and publicly traded manufacturing/energy company is looking to add a Controller to their growing...
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23 hours ago
Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Back to Jobs Controller Category: Retail Location: Chicago, IL Compensation: $100,000 to $120,000 Job Description: 6569GLM Controller Wanted! Well-Known Retailer growing rapidly!...
22 hours ago
The Execu | Search Group - Elgin, IL (21 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Accepted Accounting Principles Internal Controls Banking Accounting Forecasting...
1 day ago
Spertus Institute - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, 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...
2 days ago
Rosemont, IL (8 miles from Northbrook, IL)
The Controller opportunity is based in the Rosemont area. Why the Controller opportunity?...
19 hours ago
International Financial Group - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
S/he will possess strong accounting expertise with experience in forecasting, planning and analysis, financial statement preparation, financial systems and internal controls....
3 days ago
Brilliant Financial Staffing - Chicago, Dallas & Ft. Lauderdale - Elgin, IL (21 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Lead month-end closing activities, including review of various journal entries, variance analysis, audit schedules and distribution of cost center reports and financial statements....
4 days ago
Harting, Inc of North America - Elgin, IL (21 miles from Northbrook, IL)
Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements and reports using MS Other duties may be assigned per Management....
4 days ago
Ed Napleton Automotive Group - Oakbrook Terrace, IL (18 miles from Northbrook, 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...
5 days ago
Recruiter - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, 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...
5 days ago
Chicago Commons - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, 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...
5 days ago
Teladoc Health - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Northbrook, IL)
statements and management reporting metrics and analysis....
5 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Northbrook, IL

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

$148,823

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Northbrook, 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 Northbrook, 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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