Junior Accountant

Lake Forest , Illinois |$40-50K | Job ID: 102295

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Job Description

Are you ready to kick-start your career in accounting or finance? LaSalle Network has recently partnered with a prestigious company in Lake Forest, Illinois looking for Junior Accountant candidates to join their close-knit group. Due to their high net-worth clients, this organization places a strong emphasis on confidentiality. They are looking for detail-oriented candidates to come in and make a difference by supporting their strong accounting team.


This company has grown steadily since branching off from a larger organization. Their office is located in a premier location and offers a beautiful view of Lake Michigan. The ideal candidate has great attention to detail and is familiar with advanced functions in Microsoft Excel. If you are interested in joining this fast-growing team as a Junior Accountant candidate, please apply today!


Junior Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Perform account analysis and reconciliation
  • Maintain general ledger accounts
  • Prepare monthly reports for accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, etc.
  • Post journal entries to general ledger
  • Assist with month end close
  • Assist with quarterly and annual financial reporting
  • Financial statement preparation
  • Provide reports on data status/trends/issues
  • Ad-hoc projects as assigned


Junior Accountant Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or economics required
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Excellent communication and organization skills


This Junior Accountant role is moving quickly and attracting top talent! Before it is too late, please apply today.


Thank you,


Lauren Just

Senior Project Manager

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.