Staff Accountant

Chicago, IL |$60,000 - $70,000 yearly | Job ID: 109956

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Job Description

Our client, a financial banking institution with a 100+ year history, is looking for a Staff Accountant to join their growing office in the suburbs of Chicago! The team is looking for a Staff Accountant that can grow long term into a senior/manager role, and will play a critical role in the future growth of the team. This position offers a competitive base salary of up to $70,000 and competitive benefits, including up to 30 days PTO! This role will be onsite.

Staff Accountant Responsibilities:
  • Perform weekly and monthly reconciliations for GL and cash accountants
  • Prepare and post journal entries to the GL
  • Assist with their internal and external audits by providing any needed information
  • Assist management team with any process improvements, etc.
  • Ad-hoc reporting/requests as needed

Staff Accountant Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business/accounting
  • 1+ years of accounting experience OR internship experience
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Strong communication, leadership skills, go-getter

If you are interested in this Staff Accountant opportunity, please apply today!

Thank you,

Katie White
Unit Manager, Accounting & Finance
LaSalle Network

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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.