Accounting Admin

Chicago, Illinois |$60-70K | Job ID: 104787

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a high-growth marketing consulting firm headquartered in the Chicagoland area to identify its next Accounting Admin.


This newly created position will be responsible for the general ledger, a monthly, quarterly and year-end close, account reconciliations and assisting with financial forecasting and budgeting with the Controller.


The ideal Accounting Admin will have 1-2 years of transactional accounting experience, strong Excel experience and a demonstrated ability to adapt to change, as well as feel comfortable in a fast-paced environment.


Accounting Admin Responsibilities:

  • Perform an accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year-end close
  • Prepare journal entries and balance sheet account reconciliations in adherence to GAAP
  • Adhere to company policy in the implementation and monitoring of proper internal controls
  • Analyze the company’s financial performance in comparison to forecasted amounts and prior periods, and communicate findings effectively
  • Support internal and external financial audits
  • Perform analytical, accounting and/or operational support assignments as directed


Accounting Admin Requirements:

  • 1-2 years of transactional accounting experience (AP/AR)
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • High proficiency in Excel and integrated accounting systems
  • Adaptability to a changing environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively


If you are interested in this Accounting Admin opportunity and qualify per the requirements, please apply today.


Thank you,


Doug Warriner
Senior Recruiter – Accounting and Finance
LaSalle Network


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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.