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Staff Accountant




Job Number: 119535
Offered Through: Brilliant Financial Search
Job Location: Skokie, IL
Job Type:
Degree: Bachelors in Accounting
Job Post Date: 10/30/2018
Job Description:
A growing, dynamic organization is seeking a strong Staff Accountant - Payroll to join its accounting team.  The Staff Accountant - Payroll will report to the Controller and will be responsible for the timely and accurate processing of payroll and the preparation of financial accounting data related to payroll.
 
Responsibilities:
 
Assist with the accounting close process including the preparation of journal entries related to payroll and benefits, account reconciliations, and variance analysis
Manage bi-monthly payroll process including drafting and reconciling of payroll journal entries and serve as third party payroll software administrator and contact for the company 
Manage new hire on-boarding process, benefits administration, and employee payroll-related questions
Conduct financial analysis on consolidated and project company results, including providing ongoing support for accounting manager and controller
Monitor and maintain compliance with accounting policies and generally accepted accounting principles
Respnosible for any HR/401k related audits, payroll related compliance and payroll-tax filings
Assist in investor and ad-hoc financial reporting requests
Help improve and maintain internal controls 
Perform technical and accounting research surrounding a myriad of accounting issues
Additional duties and projects as assigned
 
Qualifications:
 
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required.
1 years of related accounting and payroll processing experience with demonstrated progression.
Experience with Microsoft suite of products with intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Excel.
Experience with ERP and reporting systems preferred.
Excellent communication skills.

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