Controller Jobs in Waukegan, 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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Aramark - Evanston, IL (22 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Description Monthly financial reporting which includes monthly projections, Weekly Operating Report (WOR), and managing the month-end close process....
5 days ago
Shaw Communications Incorporated - Crystal Lake, IL (24 miles from Waukegan, IL)
The ideal applicant will have a thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, as well as related accounting procedures, practices, and policies....
6 days ago
Americash Loans - Des Plaines, IL (21 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, monthly balance sheet reconciliations, asset management and protection, approval of the company budget, tax auditing, monitoring financial policies...
7 days ago
Libertyville, IL (8 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Primary duties for this role and requirements are as follows: RESPONSIBILITIES Manages accounting-related functions for all entities, including the general ledger, internal and external reporting, cash...
11 days ago
Uline Shipping Supplies - Pleasant Prairie, WI (11 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Manage the month-end process from reviewing journal entries and account reconciliations through preparing financial statements. Prepare various financial statements and reports....
15 days ago
Froedtert South - Kenosha, WI (18 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Recommended Skills Control Structure Financial Statements Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Accounting Finance Budgeting...
17 days ago
Buffalo Grove, IL (14 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Reconciles key account balances to the general ledger on a monthly basis ensuring accuracy of assigned general ledger accounts....
19 days ago
Mount Prospect, IL (21 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Controller Creative Financial Staffing Mount Prospect, IL Full Time $0 - $180,000/Year Job Details Company Overview Our growing PE-backed manufacturing client is seeking a high level Controller to join...
19 days ago
Vernon Hills, IL (10 miles from Waukegan, 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...
21 days ago
Niles, IL (23 miles from Waukegan, IL)
sheet reconciliations are undertaken on a timely and accurate basis, including periodic stock counts and valuations....
21 days ago
Vernon Hills, IL (10 miles from Waukegan, 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....
22 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Waukegan, IL
Responsible for interfacing with outsourced back office operations vendor on all day to day financial transactions including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Bank Reconciliations...
22 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Gurnee, IL (5 miles from Waukegan, IL)
Recommended Skills Accounting Systems Finance Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Accounting Health Care Presentations...
22 days ago
Libertyville, IL (8 miles from Waukegan, 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....
22 days ago
Mount Prospect, IL (21 miles from Waukegan, 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 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Waukegan, IL

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

$148,823

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in Waukegan, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.1%)
  • Master's Degree (33.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.1%)
  • 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 Waukegan, 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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