Controller Jobs in Illinois

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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Creative Financial Staffing - Gurnee, IL
Recommended Skills Accounting Systems Finance Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Accounting Health Care Presentations...
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Rosemont, IL
weekly 4 weeks total PTO As Controller you will be involved with: Strategy and analysis Hands on with month close, quarter close, and year close Preparing financial statements Oversee and provide guidance...
2 days ago
Gonnella Baking Company - Schaumburg, IL
Corporate Controller Summary: The Corporate Controller oversees all financial accounting for the company....
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Vernon Hills, IL
end close Review/resolve discrepancies within accounts Work with the external auditing team Lead/spearhead any future system/process implementations Qualifications: At least 7 years of accounting experience...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Elgin, IL
of GAAP financial statements and supplemental financial reports for private equity (PE) owners, bank lenders, and Executive management....
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Creative Financial Staffing - Carol Stream, IL
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Truleo - Bridgeport, IL
Qualifications3+ years' experience of working on a Financial Controller positionProfound experience with accounting procedures and principlesSignificant experience with general ledger functions, the...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Chicago, 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....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Elgin, IL
Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and experienced at driving improvement in internal controls....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Vernon Hills, IL
Statements Maintenance...
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Creative Financial Staffing - Niles, IL
sheet reconciliations are undertaken on a timely and accurate basis, including periodic stock counts and valuations....
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Creative Financial Staffing - Waukegan, IL
Responsible for interfacing with outsourced back office operations vendor on all day to day financial transactions including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Bank Reconciliations...
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Chicago, IL
CFS is managing a high priority search to identify a Controller for our client!...
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First American Bank - Elk Grove Village, IL
Monthly analysis and reporting of balance sheet and income statement activity. Review of allowance for loan and lease loss policy and activity....
22 hours ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Mount Prospect, IL
numbers in order to drive change and move the organization to new levels of performance; Aide in the preparation and oversight of various statutory financial statements in the various countries the...
2 days ago

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Controller Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Obligations of Controllers and Processors

Exploring the details of controllers and processor obligations under the GDPR, beginning with accountability and documentation and moving on to data privacy impact assessments, data protection...


Create a 2D Character Controller
In this course we use C# code to write the script in the unity game engine and go over the creation of a unique 2D Character controller which has extra functionality such as movement...

Introduction to Evimetry: the Controller

The course introduces Evimetry blessed data storage drives and the difference between block-hash and traditional linear hashing for forensic images. Its time to step up your forensic...


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Salary for Controller Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Controller jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$141,786

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Controller positions.

Highest Education Level

Controllers in Illinois 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 Illinois
  • 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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