Staff Accountant

Chicago, Illinois |$60-70K | Job ID: 117926

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Job Description

Our client, an industrial manufacturing company with a 100+ year history, is looking for a Staff Accountant to join their growing office in downtown Chicago! This position will have the opportunity to grow long term into a senior/manager role and help them build out processes for the team.  

This position offers a competitive base salary of up to $75,000 and competitive benefits. This role will be on site 2-3 days a week and have work from home flexibility.  
Staff Accountant Responsibilities: 

  • Heavy involvement in monthly close process, including journal entries and account reconciliations 

  • Responsible for the oversight of financial results and analysis of assigned plants 

  • Assist in internal management reporting and analysis 

  • Development and documentation of accounting policies and procedures specifically for fixed asset and prepaid accounting 

Staff Accountant Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in business/accounting 

  • 1+ years of accounting experience or internship experience 

  • Experience within manufacturing is a plus  

  • 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.