Randstad Senior Accounting Associate in Chicago, Illinois

Senior Accounting Associate

job details:

  • location:Chicago, IL

  • salary:$43 - $50 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, November 28, 2018

  • experience:2 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:446790

  • questions:312-917-1515.

job description

Senior Accounting Associate

job summary:

Currently seeking Senior Accounting Associate to help through tax season! Position is open ended with very flexible job hours. Positions open in Chicago and Surrounding area.

location: Chicago, Illinois

job type: Contract

salary: $43 - 50 per hour

work hours: 9 to 6

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 2 Years


  • Provide personal attention, timely service and high quality work that exceeds our client's expectations

  • Prepare audit, review and compiled financial statements

  • Analyze information by developing spreadsheets to verify and reconcile account balances

  • Research and interpret complex tax issues for clients

  • Keep current on all accounting and auditing updates, as well as tax legislation


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting. 150 semester hours of education preferred and a CPA or eligibility to sit is highly desirable.

  • Two to four+ years of progressive public accounting experience with in-charge auditing, willing to look at candidates up to 5 years removed

  • Strong technical accounting skills with proficiency in US GAAP and GAAS.

  • Ability to supervise staff and lead projects.

  • Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships.

  • Ability to manage multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment

  • Strong leadership, recruiting, training, and mentoring skills, coupled with excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills.

  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills.

  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and audit preparation software.

  • Ability to work additional hours as needed

Please apply as soon as possible as this job will fill FAST!

skills: Audit - External

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