Accounting Associate (w/ Bachelor's)

Up to $80,000 to start plus bonus and full benefits

North Suburbs of Chicago - Deerfield Area - Riverwoods, IL

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Accounting / Finance / Customer Service
Accounting Associate (w/ Bachelor's)

Up to $80,000 to start plus bonus and full benefits

As Accounting Associate, you will:

- Receive complete training
- Join a growing CPA firm
- Once training is complete, be assigned a group of small and medium sized clients
- Learn to provide accounting support and tax preparation and advisory services to your clients
- Prepare financial statements and working papers
- Assist with month-end and year-end close processes
- Produce routine and special reports
- Conduct routine and special analysis
- Administer tax preparation processes
- Seek out cost savings and efficiencies wherever possible
- Answer client questions and inquiries
- Handle special projects
- Perform other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 2 years of Accounting experience
- A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or similar


- QuickBooks proficiency
- Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook


+++ Tax experience
+++ Experience from a public accounting environment
+++ Lacerte by Intuit proficiency
+++ Experience with ANY Billing Software
+++ CPA Designation

North Suburbs of Chicago - Deerfield Area - Riverwoods, IL

JobGiraffe's client is a specialist in accounting, tax and advisory services supporting clients throughout the Chicagoland area.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #22-1803 - Riverwoods, IL 60015

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Finance-Financial Services Accounting Skills Finance-Financial Services, Services: Professional, Business, Scientific, Technical, Industrial, Commercial

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