Staff Accountant

Location: Chicago Region
Category: Finance & Accounting
Employment Type: Contract To Hire

Our client located in the Lake Forest, Illinois, is seeking a Corporate Accountant for their northern Illinois headquarters.

  • Under supervision, participate in the maintenance of the general ledger; code, record and update journal entries including expenditures, account transfers and budget transfers using manual and computerized spreadsheets
  • Audit financial documents to ensure entries are accurate, appropriately allocated to accounts and comply with contract and funding guidelines
  • Document errors and reconcile assigned accounts; prepare financial statements, balance sheets and financial reports of a moderately complex nature;


Bachelor's degree in Accounting is a MUST

4 - 8 years of accounting experience

Manufacturing industry experience highly preferred

McCormick and Dodge software experience preferred


Contract to Hire or Permanent

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