Bookkeeper Jobs in Oak Park, IL

Oversee the general ledger. Bookkeepers—also called bookkeeping clerks—are responsible for making the organization’s financial transactions, balancing company accounts, preparing bank deposits, and delivering accounting reports. They maintain records related to accounts payable and receivable, expenditures, receipts, and profit and loss.

Because many bookkeeping functions are performed electronically, these employees must be proficient with computers. The profession requires a strong understanding of accounting software used to record and analyze financial data, such as QuickBooks or Sage.

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Creative Financial Staffing - Northbrook, IL (16 miles from Oak Park, IL)
AP/AR Bank reconciliation Knowledge in Excel (pivot tables) Recommended Skills Excel Pivot Tables Bookkeeping Bank Reconciliations Automated Clearing House Raw Materials Remittance...
22 hours ago
Homewood, IL - Homewood, IL (24 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Payable Bookkeeping Collections Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Deposit Accounts...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
, some Expense Reporting - Receipts -Some Ad-hoc analysis, limited Journal Entries Office Manager - Answering phone, order office supplies, greeting visitorsWork attire: Business Casual#CFS2021 Recommended...
22 hours ago
Evanston, IL (12 miles from Oak Park, IL)
This will include accounts payable, accounts receivable, statement reconciliation, journal entries, general ledger, and monthly, quarterly and year end reporting....
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Creative Financial Staffing - Wheeling, IL (17 miles from Oak Park, IL)
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Bookkeeper will work with both accounts receivable and payable invoicing. The Bookkeeper will provide customer service calls for some aging reports....
22 hours ago
Accounting Principals - Schaumburg, IL (17 miles from Oak Park, IL)
As Bookkeeper, you will: Ensure accuracy and integrity of numbers and documents Handle day-to-day bookkeeping responsibilities for small affiliated entities Post journal entries Reconcile bank, reserve...
2 days ago
Homewood Flossmoor Park District - Flossmoor, IL (24 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Homewood-Flossmoor Park District is looking for a Full-Time Bookkeeper to join our team....
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Rolling Meadows, IL (17 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Overview of the Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant opportunity: Data entry invoicing Processing checks - both AP and AR Some marketing support if needed Background Preferred of the Bookkeeper/Administrative...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Responsibilities: Managing client bank balances (tracking client AP and Cash Deposits) Bank reconciliations, month end journal entries Running Balance Sheets, including reconciling each month Income...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Buffalo Grove, IL (20 miles from Oak Park, IL)
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists Executives with compiling financial packages Posts journal entries Expenses Invoicing Record and collect receivables ensuring payments are received according to contracts Accounts...
1 day ago
Accounting Principals - Glenview, IL (13 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Job Responsibilities Journal Entries including payroll, bank reconciliations, and general entries Accounts payable/accounts receivable Payroll processing Closing Statements Input All loan accounts reconciled...
3 days ago
Skokie, IL (10 miles from Oak Park, IL)
, A/R, A/P, Cash and Credit Card flow management - Compile, code and post entries into QuickBooks - Monthly financial statement compilation and sales tax returns - Process payroll and file quarterly...
5 days ago
Americraft Inc - Downers Grove, IL (16 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Employees: Set up employees in Quickbooks. Maintain all employee forms and paperwork (I9s/W4s etc), Process payroll which includes reviewing of all...
5 days ago
Oak Park, IL
Accounting firm looking for an experienced bookkeeper part time. Must be available to start immediately within the next week or so. Ability to work independently is a plus. Position $18.00 hourly....
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5 days ago
Total Staffing Solutions - Chicago, IL (7 miles from Oak Park, IL)
Bookkeeper Job Location - Chicago, IL Job Shift: Mon-Thur, 7am - 4pm; Fri, 7am -2pm Pay Rate: $17 - $19 Job Type: Temp - Hire Full Job Description We are looking for a skilled Bookkeeper to maintain...
7 days ago

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Bookkeeper Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Xero Course for small businesses or Bookkeepers
Are you struggling to understand Xero/Bookkeeping or are not sure if you are doing your accounts correctly or maybe you are new to accounting/bookkeeping and would like to enrol on a structured,...

QuickBooks Online for Beginners: Small Business & Bookkeeper
**Course Updated**April 2021 - QuickBooks Online - Advanced Topics addedIf you're brand new to QuickBooks and specifically, QuickBooks Online, then this is the course for you!In this QuickBooks...

Payroll Journals
This course is aimed at the Bookkeepers and non-financial administrators out there who have the responsibility for putting the payroll journals onto the accounting system and want to have a better...

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Salary for Bookkeeper Jobs in Oak Park, IL

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Highest Education Level

Bookkeepers in Oak Park, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.7%)
  • Master's Degree (15.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (7.9%)
  • Some College (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Bookkeepers in Oak Park, IL
  • Less than 1 year (29.7%)
  • 4-6 years (24.0%)
  • 2-4 years (22.2%)
  • 1-2 years (21.3%)
  • None (2.5%)
  • 6-8 years (0.3%)