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Entry Level Accountant Job in Chicago, IL

Accounting Principals • Chicago, IL

Posted 5 days ago

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Full-Time
Degree - None
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Job Description

Our client is looking for an individual for a contract to hire Entry Level Accountant Job in Chicago, IL. One year of accounting experience is highly required. You must also have knowledge of GAAP and familiarity with full cycle accounting. Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel knowledge is preferred.
 
Responsibilities:
Assist with preparing consolidated internal and external financial statements
Perform data entries and other general ledger entries
Reconcile general ledger accounts
Assist with creating accurate financial statements in an accurate and timely manner
Prepare payments by accruing expenses
Audit expense report
Assist in preparation of cash flow forecasts
Perform month-end close
Develop spreadsheet reports to verifying information
Complete special projects as assigned by management
 
Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting required
One year of accounting experience
Knowledge of QuickBooks is preferred
Proven ability to communicate effectively
Ability to understand new concepts
Strong Microsoft Excel Skills
Strong communication skills
 
If you are interested in this position or other accounting opportunities, then please click "apply" below and apply online at www.accountingprincipals.com.
 
Job ID: US_EN_5_20714_6076331
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