Robert Half Finance & Accounting Accountant in Greater Chicago Area, Illinois

For Immediate Consideration for this Accountant position, please email your resume in MS Word format to Ben.Gitersonke@roberthalf.com with "Accountant" in the subject line.

Our client is looking for an Accountant to join their growing team in the Chicago area! Responsibilities

  • Prepare consolidated financial statements including balance sheets, profit and loss statements, subsidiary statements, other financial reports, etc.

  • Month-end and year-end closes – journal entries, accruals, etc.

  • Review and analyze general ledger account balances

  • Prepare accounting entries on a legal entity basis to insure accurate reporting of property and on occasion gross receipts and sales/use taxes

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 340 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016), and 9 out of 10 of our clients and candidates would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Robert Half Finance & Accounting office at 844.539.2523 or visit roberthalf.com/finance to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities..

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Req ID: 01300-0008948301

Functional Role: Accountant - Staff

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Greater Chicago Area

Postal Code: 60160

Compensation: DOE

Requirements:

For Immediate Consideration for this Accountant position, please email your resume in MS Word format to Ben.Gitersonke@roberthalf.com with "Accountant" in the subject line.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related Business degree.

  • 3 + years of related experience

  • Exposure to large ERP system

  • Exceptional communication skills