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Staff Accountant

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Chicago, IL
  • Posted: 18 days ago
  • $60,000 to $95,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: life insurance, medical, vision, 401k, dental,
Job Description

We are looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team! You will be responsible for preparing and analyzing financial records for our company.

About the Company:

  • Founded in 2001
  • Provides investment banking and full-service institutional brokerage services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base that includes financial institutions, unions, governments, corporations, hedge funds, and foundations and endowments
  • Areas of the business include public finance; municipal bond sales and trading; debt and equity capital markets; domestic equity sales, trading and execution; international equity sales, trading and execution; preferred stock sales and trading; taxable fixed income sales and trading; directed brokerage; and global investment banking
  • Provides commercial and residential real estate development expertise, investment, and consulting services to a full range of clients in the public, private, institutional and non-profit sectors.=

Responsibilities:

  • The Staff Accountant will prepare and examine accounting records, financial statements, taxes, and other financial reports
  • The Staff Accountant will complete bank and card reconciliations
  • The Staff Accountant will be tasked with journal entries
  • The Staff Accountant will perform audits, ensuring adherence to standard requirements
  • The Staff Accountant will create new processes to improve financial efficiency
  • The Staff Accountant will report analysis and findings to management team
  • Cash Receipts
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Expense reports
  • Prepare and examine accounting records, financial statements, taxes, and other financial reports
  • Perform other tasks as necessary

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in accounting or other related fields
  • At least 2+ years of Staff Accountant or related work preferred
  • Fundamental knowledge of GAAP
  • Experience with current computer accounting programs and reporting tools
  • Detail and deadline-oriented
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Company Description
CFS is a leading, employee-owned staffing firm—the largest one founded by CPA firms. With more than two decades of experience helping companies locate, attract and hire exceptional accounting, finance & IT professionals, CFS has unique resources to better understand hiring needs, attract higher-caliber candidates and assess candidate potential. Established in 1994, CFS today operates 30+ offices across 21 states and the Caribbean. Serving most major U.S. markets and beyond, CFS connects companies with candidates, from entry-level to executive level, temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management.

CFS was named to Forbes’ list of “Best Professional Recruiting Firms” three years in a row and also cited by LinkedIn as one of the “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies” two years in a row!

Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)

Address

Chicago, IL
60606 USA

Industry

Finance and Insurance

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