Controller Jobs in Schaumburg, 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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Truenorth Executive Search, Inc. - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Our client is a manufacturer of highly engineered specialty products in the industrial/commercial marketplace. We are seeking a hands-on financial leader to set up processes and drive efficiencies...
2 days ago
ETONIEN - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, 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...
1 day ago
Illinois Tool Works - Glenview, IL (13 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Financial Reporting and Control: * Learn and apply the ITW business model to eliminate complexity and improve the profitability of the division. * Prepare and review all financial statements and outlooks...
2 days ago
Methode Electronics Inc - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP, IFRS) Ability to develop processes to analyze manufacturing operations, guiding operational leadership to areas of opportunities...
14 hours ago
The Reserves Network - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
- ledger and general ledger reconciliations Prepares financial statements and reporting on a weekly, monthly, and yearly basis Generates financial report for CPA, as required Performs bank reconciliations...
19 hours ago
Parker and Lynch - Deerfield, IL (14 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Requirements Include (but not limited to): CPA US GAAP, SOX knowledge is a must Strong accounting background (cost accounting, month-end close, etc), someone who shows progression in their career......
3 days ago
Parker and Lynch Consulting - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
The interim controller would be taking on the following duties and responsibilities: Managethe month end close (reconciliations and journal entries) One key duty would be to review the GR/IR clearing...
3 days ago
Ed Napleton Automotive Group - Oak Brook, IL (17 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Work with our controllers to ensure that all corporate policies and procedures are being followed. Review financial statements and accounting schedules on a monthly basis....
3 days ago
Orora - Lombard, IL (11 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Prepares and reviews monthly financial statements and budgets each month....
3 days ago
EMCOR Group, Inc. - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Working knowledge of PC based job cost, general ledger and fixed asset systems. Working knowledge of StarBuilder financial/payroll software or similar cost accounting software....
3 days ago
Parts Town - Addison, IL (7 miles from Schaumburg, 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...
4 days ago
SBI Partners - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Responsibilities Prepare Financial Statements Own the reconciliation process Assist with budgeting, forecasting, and analysis Help the company streamline and create processes in multiple areas Qualifications...
5 days ago
Brilliant - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Lead month-end closing activities, including hands on preparation of journal entries, variance analysis, financial schedules and distribution of financial statements and reports....
5 days ago
Miller Cooper - Schiller Park, IL (12 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
Produce financial statements that comply with U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Maintain of an adequate system of accounting records and appropriate internal controls....
6 days ago
Veo - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Schaumburg, IL)
What you'll do: Financial Controllership Establish and manage Veo's financial reporting policies and procedures Prepare and publish monthly financial statements Implement systems and protocols to maintain...
7 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Schaumburg, IL

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Schaumburg, 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 Schaumburg, 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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