Controller Jobs in Evanston, IL

Establish and manage financial reporting, analysis, and policy. Controllers are the lead accounting employees in a company. They collect, verify, and interpret reports or statements submitted by support staff; maintain important department records; prepare special reports on request; and create/adapt internal financial controls as necessary. They also ensure that the organization meets federal, state, and local compliance laws.

Controllers are responsible for reporting to upper-level executives regarding the company’s annual budget, overall financial state, and financial alignment with operations. They provide input on large-scale company decisions and may collaborate with external accounting personnel.

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Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Oversee month end close process, and day to day accounting functions, including revenue recognition, AP, AR, capital expenditures, etc....
3 days ago
Kindred Healthcare, Inc - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
You will coordinate the functions of reimbursements, budget, patient accounting, medical records, admissions and general accounting, which includes: general ledger accounting, accounts payable, and...
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Riverwoods, IL (12 miles from Evanston, IL)
Duties of the Corporate Controller: Preparation of GAAP financial statements and supplemental financial reports for private equity (PE) owners, bank lenders, and Executive management....
2 days ago
Envista Forensics - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Recommended Skills Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Auditing Accounting Internal Controls Treasury Financial Statements...
3 days ago
Homewood Suites - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Corporate Office, General Manager and other property level managers Perform monthly journal entries, account reconciliations and research on financial questions as directed by Corporate Office Assist...
2 days ago
ExecuNet - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Daily and Monthly Responsibilities Manage and monitor all accounts, ledgers, and reporting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate GAAP standards and regulatory requirements. Maintain...
2 days ago
Motorola Solutions - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Company Overview At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer to as their lifeline. Our technology platforms in communications, software, video and services help our customers...
3 days ago
Motorola Solutions - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
If you are a current Motorola Solutions employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account. Company Overview At Motorola Solutions, we create technologies our customers refer...
3 days ago
Paper Source Incorporated - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Responsibilities Responsible for preparation of the monthly, quarterly, and year-end financial close, including all journal entries, balance sheet account reconciliation, accruals, reserve analysis,...
3 days ago
HealthSouth - Libertyville, IL (20 miles from Evanston, IL)
This includes charges, billing, A/R, cash receipts, collections, A/P, payroll, general ledger, forecasting, budgeting, internal controls, and audits....
3 days ago
LunchBox - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Supervise and mentor a finance staff What We're Looking For Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance CPA Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (US GAAP) including ASC606 Revenue...
4 days ago
Ledcor - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Job Summary: You are an experienced Accounting professional who will be responsible for the financial integrity of the project. This includes management of day-to-day accounting administration,...
4 days ago
Adler University - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Prior Controller and higher education experience preferred. Certifications/Licenses: Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred....
5 days ago
Compass Group - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
statements within the time frames supplied in the corporate closing schedule and according to Company Policies and Procedures, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and the Uniform System of Accounts...
6 days ago
ETONIEN - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Provide leadership to accounting staff and oversee all accounting functions, including financial reports, cash flow, accounts receivable, accounts payable, closing of the general ledger, forecasting...
6 days ago

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Salary for Controller Jobs in Evanston, IL

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Evanston, IL as reported by the BLS.

$148,823

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Controllers in Evanston, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (52.1%)
  • Master's Degree (33.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.6%)
  • High School or GED (4.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.1%)
  • Some College (0.6%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Controllers in Evanston, IL
  • 10+ years (30.0%)
  • 8-10 years (23.3%)
  • 4-6 years (20.0%)
  • 6-8 years (13.3%)
  • 2-4 years (10.0%)
  • None (3.3%)

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