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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  • Franklin Park, IL
  • 1 day ago
RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE CONTROLLER The Controller will compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts....

Production Controller

  • Omada Search
  • Belvidere, IL
  • 2 days ago
Sheet Business Process Improvement Conflict Management Consulting Cost Reduction...

Senior Manager, Finance/Site Controller - Biosciences Division

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Rockford, IL
  • 1 hour ago
sheet reviews....


  • Gables Search Group
  • Effingham, IL
  • 1 hour ago
Evaluate all performance of various plant activities and ensure achievement of all goals and prepare and analyze all financial statements....


  • Wheaton Eye Clinic LTD
  • Wheaton, IL
  • 2 days ago
In this key position for Wheaton Eye Clinic, the Controller must demonstrate significant experience with financial operations, budgetary and accounting practices, and relationships with financial and...


  • Glenview, IL
  • 1 day ago
Employees have said things like: "supportive leadership and management team", "promote from within" Overview of the Controller opportunity: Board package and Bank Financial Statement preparation Balance...

Controller - Outsourcing, Nonprofit

  • CliftonLarsonAllen
  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago
Direct preparation of financial statements, business activity reports, financial position forecasts and reports required by regulatory agencies....

Financial Manager - Site Controller

  • Aston Carter
  • Rockford, IL
  • 2 days ago
sheet reviews....


  • Chicago, IL
  • 2 days ago
statement preparation and account reconciliations Ensuring compliance with accounting policies Recommended Skills Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable Automated Clearing House Bank Reconciliations...


  • Holiday Inn
  • Des Plaines, IL
  • 10 hours ago
ledger details for operating and balance sheet accounts for accuracy.Completing month end close to include ensuring that adjusted journal entries and accruals are posted....

Corporate Controller

  • Chicago, IL
  • 1 day ago
Duties of the Corporate Controller: Preparation of GAAP financial statements and supplemental financial reports for private equity (PE) owners, bank lenders, and Executive management....


  • Chicago Gaming Company
  • Cicero, IL
  • 3 days ago
6) General ledger maintenance; and 7) Financial statement preparation Individual must have a strong background in accounting, be computer proficient, have strong attention to detail and problem solving...


  • Atrium Hospitality
  • East Peoria, IL
  • 3 days ago
Bring Your Knowledge and Experience: 3 + years of Financial Accounting experience 2+ years management experience Strong working knowledge of the accounts payable, income audit, and general ledger reconciliation...

Aftermarket Solutions Plant Controller (L5)

  • Daimler Trucks North America
  • Plainfield, IL
  • 3 days ago
Develops and presents financial statements, metrics and other analytics to enable great business decisions....


  • Glenview, IL
  • 4 days ago
Employees have said things like: supportive leadership and management team, promote from within Overview of the Controller opportunity: Board package and Bank Financial Statement preparation Balance...

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Illinois

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.0%)
  • Master's Degree (33.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.4%)
  • 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 Illinois
  • 10+ years (24.0%)
  • 6-8 years (24.0%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 8-10 years (16.0%)
  • 2-4 years (12.0%)
  • 1-2 years (4.0%)

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