Senior Accountant

$90,000 - $100,000 yearly

Job Category:Accounting & Finance

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:Hybrid

Location:Chicago, Illinois  [Hybrid]

Job ID:129739

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Job Description

Looking to join the #1 Hospital/Healthcare System in Illinois? Our client is a leading provider of world-class medical services and advancing healthcare innovation. They are seeking a talented Senior Accountant who will have an impact on the financials and focus on lease accounting functions for their various assets and medical equipment across their hospitals. 


This Senior Accountant – Lease Accounting will play a crucial role in managing lease accounting activities, ensuring compliance with ASC 842 leasing standards and contributing to the financial success of their healthcare system. This position offers a unique opportunity to work with a dedicated team in a challenging and rewarding environment. The role is budgeted for $90,000-100,000 base salary and is bonus eligible. 


Senior Accountant – Lease Accounting Responsibilities: 

  • Execute traditional month end close functions; ensure the accurate and timely financial reporting 

  • Prepare and deliver monthly board presentations on capital expenditures, highlighting key financial metrics and insights 

  • Manage asset transactions, including acquisitions and disposals and compile documentation to support the fair value of acquisitions 

  • Research and resolve unresolved leased asset transactions, collaborating with internal stakeholders and external partners 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including legal and procurement, to ensure effective contract management and adherence to lease terms 

  • Support audit processes related to lease accounting and provide necessary documentation to auditors 

  • Evaluate ASC 842 leasing implementations, staying abreast of changes in lease accounting standards and ensuring compliance 

  • Perform variance analysis and analyze data trends 


Senior Accountant – Lease Accounting Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field 

  • 4+ years of accrual based accounting handling core month end close functions 

  • Prior experience working with contracts, vendors or leases is required 

  • Understanding of lease accounting/ASC 842 guidelines strongly preferred 

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment 



  • Opportunity to help drive business processes and make an impact in the department 

  • Young and dynamic work environment with management that leads by example 

  • Hybrid work model flexibility 


If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the above requirements, please apply today! 


Thank you, 

Anastasia Athas  

Associate Principal, Accounting and Finance  

LaSalle Network 


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The 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 administrative, accounting and finance, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.

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

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.