Staff Accountant

Lake Behavioral Hospital - Des Plaines, IL (30+ days ago)

The Staff Accountant is responsible for performing accounting activities needed to produce accurate and timely financial statements. This position assists the Controller in achieving the facility’s financial goals in compliance with facility policies and procedures.

This position is based out of Lake's sister hospital at Chicago Behavioral Hospital.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance preferred.

Experience: Two (2) - Five (5) years of experience in accounting and month-end closing activities preferred. Hospital experience preferred.

Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel (formulas, pivot tables, etc.) preferred.

Strong analytical and reconciliation skills necessary.

Excellent communication skills and a professional demeanor needed.

Additional Requirements: CPA preferred.

LBH offers competitive wage and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time


  • healthcare field accounting: 2 years
  • month-end closing: 2 years


  • Bachelor's