Controller Jobs in Illinois

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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Chicago, IL
Corporate Controller to $150,000 with 25% bonus Responsibilities: Review and recordation of journal entries required to reflect the monthly activity Preparation of work papers supporting the monthly...
1 day ago
LaSalle - Chicago, IL
Roles/Accountabilities: Maintain accounting and financial records, including general ledger and financial statements, ensuring compliance with US GAAP Manage the consolidation of all financial data...
1 day ago
Rightpoint - Chicago, IL
The Controller will help create the direction and supervision of general accounting, not just for today, but to ready our scaling and expanding business....
1 day ago
Assurant - Chicago, IL
; GAAP & STAT reporting; monthly and quarterly close including account reconciliations and analytics; and accounting consultation with the business and coordination with Corporate Accounting team....
2 days ago
Vontier Corporation - Ohio, IL
These functions include accounts receivable, accounts payable, indirect tax, payroll, general ledger accounting, internal reporting, technical accounting, and accounting policies....
6 hours ago
Titan Formwork Systems - Chicago, IL
, accounts receivable, fixed assets, foreign currency translation, sales and use tax and working capital management. + Serves as a strategic business partner to Company senior management. + Leads and...
1 hour ago
CTS - Lisle, IL
Foster career development of finance team members including the plant controllers. And more....
3 days ago
Danaher Corporation - Romeoville, IL
Support the Controller, North America and the North America accounting team where appropriate to support submission of accurate financial statements that are aligned with US GAAP and DHR accounting...
3 days ago
Paro - Chicago, IL
Finance // 1099 Controller with experience in cryptocurrency and blockchain Paro | Chicago Save Looking for someone with experience as a controller specifically skilled in cryptocurrency and blockchain...
2 days ago
International Paper - Springfield, IL
statement preparation Internal controls identification, maintenance, development and assessment Analytical & financial skills including budgeting, forecasting, key performance measures, working capital...
4 days ago
16 On Center HQ - Chicago, IL
Manage month-end close process, reporting financial results to executive and store management by deadlines....
4 days ago
Aramark - Evanston, IL
Description Monthly financial reporting which includes monthly projections, Weekly Operating Report (WOR), and managing the month-end close process....
5 days ago
Danaher - Romeoville, IL
Support the Controller, North America and the North America accounting team where appropriate to support submission of accurate financial statements that are aligned with US GAAP and DHR accounting...
6 days ago
Peak6 Investments - Chicago, IL
end close for CapMan Manage accounts payable and receivable for CapMan reviewing large payables and authorizing ACH and wires Supervising T&E reimbursement process and policies Prepares and presents...
6 days ago
Shaw Communications Incorporated - Crystal Lake, IL
The ideal applicant will have a thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, as well as related accounting procedures, practices, and policies....
7 days ago

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Controller Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Spring MVC, Spring Boot and Rest Controllers
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Obligations of Controllers and Processors

Exploring the details of controllers and processor obligations under the GDPR, beginning with accountability and documentation and moving on to data privacy impact assessments, data protection...


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Salary for Controller Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$141,786

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Illinois 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 Illinois
  • 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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