Staff Accountant

Contract TypeDirect Hire

Job LocationChicago, Illinois

Are you an entry level professional looking to gain more accounting experience? This is a direct hire opportunity that is onsite in Chicago. The clients are searching for Staff Accountant that will be responsible for month end, journal entries, and the backup for accounts receivable. To qualify, you must have your associates degree in Accounting or Finance and at least 3 months of accounting experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Enter daily warehouse receiving
  • Record cash receipts and disbursements
  • Record and apply transfers and customer checks
  • Call delinquent accounts regarding payment and maintain timely collections
  • Contact customers regarding billing and/or payment discrepancies
  • Research and investigate any discrepancies
  • Conduct monthly inventory checks
  • Assist with month-end close
  • Enter and review standard journal entries
  • Help with accounts receivable, payable and bank statement reconciliation
  • Qualifications:

  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Detail Oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Salary:

    $50,000

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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    Staff Accountant

    LHH

    7 days ago

    Contract Type

    Direct Hire

    Job Location

    Chicago, Illinois

    Are you an entry level professional looking to gain more accounting experience? This is a direct hire opportunity that is onsite in Chicago. The clients are searching for Staff Accountant that will be responsible for month end, journal entries, and the backup for accounts receivable. To qualify, you must have your associates degree in Accounting or Finance and at least 3 months of accounting experience.

    Responsibilities:

  • Enter daily warehouse receiving
  • Record cash receipts and disbursements
  • Record and apply transfers and customer checks
  • Call delinquent accounts regarding payment and maintain timely collections
  • Contact customers regarding billing and/or payment discrepancies
  • Research and investigate any discrepancies
  • Conduct monthly inventory checks
  • Assist with month-end close
  • Enter and review standard journal entries
  • Help with accounts receivable, payable and bank statement reconciliation
  • Qualifications:

  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Detail Oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Salary:

    $50,000

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please navigate to https://www.lhh.com/us/en/candidate-privacy

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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