Senior Staff Accountant

$30 - $40 hourly
Job Category: Accounting & Finance
Position Type: Contract / Temporary to Hire
Work Model: Hybrid
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Job ID: 139555
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Are you looking to join a highly successful team where you can grow your career? LaSalle Network has teamed up with a Hospitality company to find a dynamic Senior Staff Accountant. This company has a longstanding reputation for excellence and employee satisfaction.

As a Senior Staff Accountant, you will report directly to the Controller and work alongside a motivated and independent accounting team. You'll have the opportunity to participate in process improvement projects and advance your career within the company.

Senior Staff Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Prepare accurate and timely financial reports for senior management
  • Maintain and reconcile the general ledger, ensuring accuracy and compliance
  • Conduct month-end close activities, including journal entries and accruals, to facilitate timely financial reporting
  • File and review tax forms with federal, state and local agencies to ensure regulatory compliance

Senior Staff Accountant Requirements:
  • 3+ years of general ledger accounting experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics highly preferred
  • 4+ years of experience with a large ERP system such as Oracle, SAP, NetSuite or Great Plains
  • Ability to run the month end close process independently
  • Ability to analyze and interpret complex financial information applying advanced accounting principles and your strong understanding of GAAP
  • Knowledge of general ledger chart of accounts and expense coding

If you are currently an accounting professional ready to advance your career, this is an excellent opportunity to join a reputable company and make a significant impact.

Thank you,

Ann Marie O’Sullivan
Senior Project Manager – Accounting and Finance Recruiting
LaSalle Network

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. LaSalle Network offers temporary Field Employees benefit plans including medical, dental and vision coverage. Family Medical Leave, Worker's compensation, Paid Leave and Sick Leave are also provided. View a full list of our benefits here: View a full list of our benefits here.