Staff Accountant

$60,000 - $70,000 yearly

Job Category:Accounting & Finance

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:In Office

Location:Bartlett, IL  [In Office]

Job ID:125254

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Job Description
Our client is hiring an on-site Staff Accountant to join their Bartlett, IL office location! Our client is the global leader in manufacturing of thermal management and fluid conveyance products for all land vehicles including gas, electric, hybrid and diesel vehicles.

The Staff Accountant is responsible for all aspects of accounting including preparing journal entries, reconciling records across departments, identifying root causes of variance and proposing plans to resolve variances. This role will also support AP, AR, general ledger accounting, audit and forecasting, completion of financial reporting, analysis and reconciliation and assist in month-end and year-end closings.

Staff Accountant Responsibilities:
  • Financial Reporting, analysis and general ledger accounting
  • Accurately analyze and review financial data, reconcile differences, prepare financial reports for both internal and external purposes and resolve diverse accounting and finance issues
  • Monitor and report potential financial issues and risks while providing solid solutions when issues surface
  • Perform accounts payable/receivable duties and month-end and year-end reporting
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of accounting in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), applicable regulations and senior financial policies and procedures
  • Cash reporting, KPIs and financial modeling
  • Develop, improve and maintain financial modeling to improve efficiency for cash reporting, budget and forecast
  • Develop solid tools to streamline, consolidate and report profitability by business units
  • Contribute to the development of the annual operating budget

Staff Accountant Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance or associate degree with relevant work experience
  • 5-7 years of experience, including accounts payable/receivable and month end and year-end reporting
  • Self-starter with excellent communication skills who has the ability to implement change, work independently and with others, and can work under strict deadlines in a matrix organization
  • Detail oriented with strong math, analytical and reconcilement skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Good Excel skills

If this looks like an opportunity for you, please apply below and one of our team members will reach out to discuss!

Thank you,

Joey Anderson
Team Lead, Accounting & 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.