Job DescriptionA leader in the healthcare industry has partnered with LaSalle Network in their search for Staff Accountant. With over 100 locations throughout the region, this organization was ranked the #1 hospital in Illinois and has over 30,000 employees across the state. They're looking for a Staff Accountant to join their rapidly growing western suburban office.
In addition to the core accounting functions, this Staff Accountant will work closely with various entities in the organization to drive business initiatives and will play a critical role in understanding the impact of financials. This role is budgeted up to $65,000 with bonus.
Staff Accountant Responsibilities:
- Provide support for the month end close, posting journal entries and reconciliations
- Prepare financial reports and work papers to support applicable audits and reviews
- Work cross-functionally with various teams within the organization to drive business objectives
- Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information
- Provide support and analysis related to operational budget and long-term financial projections
Staff Accountant Requirements:
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business-related field
- 0-2 years of professional accounting experience
- Strong Excel capabilities with experience performing functions such as VLOOKUPs, pivot tables and formulas
- Ability to take initiative, work collaboratively and express an eagerness to learn
If you are interested in this Staff Accountant opportunity and meet the above requirements, please apply today!
Associate Principal, Accounting and Finance
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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.