Skokie, IL - Staff Accountant

Lakeshore Management - Skokie, IL (30+ days ago)1.8


ABOUT LAKESHORE

We are a growing property management company located in the north suburbs outside of Chicago. We are currently looking to hire a Staff Accountant with a proven track record. In return, we offer a competitive salary with benefits and a 401K match. In addition, we also offer a team-oriented environment that provides its employees with support and training necessary to succeed.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT:
Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts.
Analyze financial information detailing assets, liabilities.
Prepare balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize current company financial position.
Audit contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepare reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to monthly close process.
Prepare and analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
Job Requirements

We are looking for a degreed Staff Accountant with a solid work ethic, excellent judgment, and a desire to build a long-term career with us. You should be highly organized and detail-oriented, with outstanding analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you are able to work effectively with minimal oversight, while also functioning well in a team environment.

EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT ROLE:
BS degree in Accounting
Minimum 3-year experience working in related field
Attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Corporate accounting / General ledger experience
Proficiency in MS Office Suite, including intermediate to expert Excel skills
Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with minimal direction
Lakeshore Management believes that our people are one of our most important assets, and we invest in them accordingly. We offer our employees a competitive salary which is based on experience. Health/dental/vision benefits, 401(k), Short Term Disability and Life insurance are also included in the benefits package. Salary is negotiable (depends on experience).

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We support a safe, healthy and drug-free workplace through criminal background, credit and pre-employment drug testing.