Staff Accountant

LEWIS PAPER - Addison, IL (30+ days ago)3.3


LEWIS is a leading business products distributor offering a full range of paper, wide-format, office supplies and packaging to businesses of all sizes. We have been in business since 1982 and operate distribution centers in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Colorado, with headquarters in Wheeling, Illinois.

We currently have an opening for a Staff Accountant in our Corporate Office, currently located in Wheeling, but moving to Addison within the year. We are looking for an organized, self-motivated team player. Main responsibilities of the Staff Accountant will include:

  • Managing/reporting cash flow and credit facility;
  • Standard journal entries and reconciliations;
  • Financial reporting; sales, use and property tax reportings; participation in audits.

REQUIREMENTS FOR STAFF ACCOUNTANT:

  • Minimum of three years experience in accounting;
  • Knowledge of standard accounting principles, policies, procedures, and GAAP regulations;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills; proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel;
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems;
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to handle multiple tasks;
  • Either Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent accounting experience.

LEWIS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits for our Accounting and Finance employees. If you meet the requirements above and would enjoy working for an employee-friendly organization with other team players, please send your resume along with salary requirements via Indeed.com, or fax to 847/520-4068.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Accounting: 3 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's