Accountant Jobs in Oak Park, IL

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

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Caterpillar - Deerfield, IL (20 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Possible areas of responsibility are varied and of high complexity, including: operations budgeting and expense analysis complex journal entry completion capital expenditure forecasting and reporting...
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2 days ago
Yum Brands Rsc - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Responsibilities Preparation/Review of period close US and local GAAP JDE manual journal entries for legal entities Maintain proper accounting records of SIC/HQ intercompany loan activity, coordinating...
1 day ago
Leap - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Corporate & administrative systems and workflows: Assist in month-end close process - prepare workpapers, journal entries, and draft financial statements for review by the Controller Draft brand billing...
1 day ago
JVM Group - Oak Brook, IL (8 miles from Oak Park, IL)
statement preparation, general ledger maintenance and journal entries, etc....
22 hours ago
CME Group - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Run Workday (i.e. allocations) and HFM (i.e. consolidation) processes and accurately prepare well-documented journal entries and account reconciliations as assigned for month-end / quarter-end within...
15 hours ago
Rosemont, IL (9 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Cost Accountant Brilliant Financial Staffing - Chicago, Dallas & Ft....
14 hours ago
Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Company Overview: NXT Realty is a full-service boutique real estate brokerage specializing in the acquisition of commercial multifamily real estate while managing each asset in-house, with a...
16 hours ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Statements Balance Sheet Budgeting Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Accounting...
10 hours ago
Collabera - Des Plaines, IL (12 miles from Oak Park, IL)
. • Perform General Ledger month end close activities • Prepare monthly corporate balance sheet account reconciliations • Prepare weekly/monthly/year-end cash analysis and reporting • Perform annual...
12 hours ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Bolingbrook, IL (19 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Recommended Skills Accounting General Ledger Financial Statements Annual Reports Finance Auditing...
11 hours ago
Invenergy - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Prepare and review financial statements, including all monthly journal entries, to verify account balances for accuracy and reasonableness....
2 hours ago
Invenergy - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
The Senior Accountant, Financial Reporting will work closely with the Manager, Financial Reporting as well as Director, Financial Reporting....
2 hours ago
Echo Global Logistics - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Responsibilities: Reconcile cash on a daily basis Prepare monthly account reconciliations to be reviewed by Accounting Manager Prepare monthly bank reconciliations to be reviewed by Accounting Manager...
2 hours ago
Bunzl Distribution - Morton Grove, IL (10 miles from Oak Park, IL)
The Senior Accountant will be responsible for financial accounting and reporting activities including but not limited to journal entries, account reconciliations, month-end close, variance analysis,...
20 hours ago
Berlin Packaging - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
If so, we are seeking an Associate Accountant who will be responsible for assisting our various Business Units with Purchase Order and payment questions for our vendors....
21 hours ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Oak Park, IL

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Oak Park, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Oak Park, IL
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

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