Staff Accountant at Advanced Group in Chicago, Illinois

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Job Description:

This Staff Accountant position will be responsible for assisting the Accounting Manager with monitoring, recording and reporting. The position requires the preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations and analysis of account balances utilizing accounting software system. Listed below are the job responsibilities and requirements for the position.

  • Prepare journal entries

  • Assist with financial reporting and month-end close

  • Complete monthly reconciliations for all accounts

  • Assist with fixed asset reports and post depreciation monthly

  • Participate in the audit process

  • Assist the Accounting Manager with GAAP and tax research, and the review of period end financial statements and balance sheet reconciliations to ensure compliance with GAAP and tax guidance


  • BS/BA in Accounting or Finance required

  • 2+ years of experience with general ledger accounting required

  • Advanced Excel

Advanced Resources is a talent solutions organization headquartered in Chicago providing staffing, consulting, and workforce solutions nationwide. Our goal is to help people move their careers forward and help businesses solve their most complex challenges. Thanks to our commitment to providing an exceptional experience for both our clients and talent, we are a perennial winner of the prestigious Best of Staffing Diamond Award. By placing our team, clients, and talent first, every day we make a difference.

It is Advanced Resources practice not to discriminate against any employee or applicant because of sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation or sexual preference, pregnancy or maternity, genetic information, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law. If you have a disability or handicap and would like us to accommodate you in any reasonable way, please inform your recruiter so that we can discuss the appropriate alternatives available.

Advanced Resources is part of the Advanced Group, a talent acquisition and management, consulting, outsourcing, and professional services organization.