Salary Mid-Point: $60,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
STAFF ACCOUNTANT

STAFF ACCOUNTANT

IFG's client to hiring a Staff Accountant responsible for reviewing and recording transactions, maintaining appropriate internal control procedures and assisting with the preparation of accurate financial statements and reports detailing financial and operational results.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare account reconciliations
  • Identify and research general ledger variances and communicate findings to Management
  • Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data
  • Complete analytical review of balance sheet and income statement
  • Analyze budget and expense account trends; Reconcile to approved budgets and summarize variances
  • Assist with month-end close processes - balance sheet reconciliations, general ledger review, accounts receivable and payable management
  • Review and approve accounts payable invoice coding to ensure proper allocation to general ledger accounts
  • Invoice clients, respond to and resolve any questions or discrepancies and follow-up on outstanding receivables
  • Ad Hoc reports

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum of 2-4 years in an accounting/finance role; accounting degree preferred
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Large cloud based ERP experience preferred

For immediate consideration, please email your resume to: ericmaleski@ifgpr.com