Accounting Clerk

East Dundee, IL | Job ID: 54529

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Job Description

Exciting news! Our client, located in the northwestern suburbs, is looking to expand their accounting department!


If you are looking for an entry-level staff accountant role that will offer you both internal growth potential as well as professional development within a stable yet growing company, you could be ideal for this staff accountant position!


Staff Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review balance sheet account reconciliation
  • Analyze financial transactions to appropriate in the proper general ledger accounts
  • Assisting with month-end close process
  • Journal entries related to multiple locations, joint venture operations and wholly owned subsidiaries
  • Monthly bank reconciliation
  • Provide support for various audits and participate on monthly financial statements reviews to ensure compliance with GAAP
  • Report any variances related to GAAP principles


Staff Accountant Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance or related field
  • 0-2 years of experience within an accounting environment
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills and can deliver positive results when tested
  • Understanding of GAAP and other accounting control principles
  • Ability to organize well during multi-faceted projects
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

If you are interested in the position and qualify for the role, please apply today!


Thank you,

Ana Rojas

Team Lead



Keywords and Related Terms: entry-level, accountant, junior accountant, associate, associate accountant, month-end, reconciliation, costing, excel, finance, accounting, staff, accounts payable, accounts receivable, AP, AR, accounts, balance sheet, P&L, financial statements, GAAP


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


LaSalle Network is Chicago's leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. Specializing in accounting and finance, technology, administrative, call center, human resources, marketing, and executive search, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries. Since inception in 1998, LaSalle Network has served over 2,500 clients and placed over 25,000 candidates in temporary, temporary to permanent, and permanent positions.