Robert Half Bookkeeper in Oak Forest, Illinois
Description A client is in need of a bookkeeper to fill a permanent role. If interested, apply now via Robert Half. Are you seeking a role with a deadline-driven environment and minimal supervision? If you are a self-driven and organized accounting professional, you could be a great fit for this Bookkeeper role. The Bookkeeper will manage accounts payable, reconciliation, month-end closing, and accounts receivable. Furthermore, the Bookkeeper is responsible for a full cycle A/P, data entry, cash applications, coding, light journal entries, and general ledger reconciliation. Located in Oak Forest, Illinois, this Bookkeeper role will be a permanent opening. Apply for this position today!
Your responsibilities in this role
Put subcontractor 1099's, and any other IRS year-end requirements together
Look after general ledger
Proficient in credit card management and reconciliation
Work on special projects occasionally
Supply cash flow projections, as needed
Sustain Accounts Payable
Manage Accounts Receivable
Produce monthly reconciliations, financial statements and all supporting documents
Manage sales tax records and create and file quarterly payments
Aid with monthly accounting close
Supervise monthly accounting close Requirements - Top notch analytical, organizational, and vendor management skills
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Partnership tax experience
Proficiency in C Corp
Foundational knowledge in Partnership Tax Returns
Solid understanding of Prepare Tax Returns
Well-founded grasp of Public Accounting Tax
Proven knowledge of bookkeeping
Bank reconciliations experience required
Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
Excellent verbal, written, and social skills
- 3+ years of related experience - Previous accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred
Highly organized, attentive, has a sense of urgency, flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
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