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Accounting Assistant

Connect Search, LLC Chicago Full-Time
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Calling all recent Accounting and Finance Graduates or Entry Level Accounting/Finance candidates that are looking to gain additional exposure within their field! This company is apart of a Fortune 500 company with multi-national capabilities with over 15 billion in Net Sales.

Title: Accounting Assistant

Summary: The Accounting Assistant assists senior accounting staff with general administrative accounting duties, including the reconciliation and maintenance of account reports and records.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities
- Classify, record, and summarize numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial records, using journals and ledgers or computers

- Calculate, prepare, and issue bills, invoices, account statements, and other financial statements according to established procedures

- Debit, credit, and total accounts on computer spreadsheets and databases, using specialized accounting software

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- High School diploma or equivalent
- Bachelor’s degree preferred.
- 1 year working experience in an office environment

Skills and Competencies
- Strong analytical skills with critical attention to detail.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with all stakeholders.
- Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
- Demonstrated ability to work independently with little direction.
- Strong organizational skills with the ability to adapt quickly to change.

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Ledgers (Accounting)
Attention To Detail
Financial Statements


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Estimated Salary: $54K
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Connect Search, LLC is a boutique staffing firm founded by a group of partners who share the same vision and are all recruiters at heart. We have long-standing relationships with several of Illinois and Wisconsin’s top employers. Our founding partners offer profound networks in Information Technology, Finance & Accounting, and Executive Search. Our services include contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placement across all divisions.

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