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Accountant/Financial Analyst - Wheeling, IL

Post Date: 01/19/2024

Req. Number: 107746

City: Wheeling

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60090


Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin and Metropolitan Chicago, the largest of the 165 Goodwill territories in North America. With more than 90 years of experience in Workforce Development and job training, Goodwill is helping thousands of people find work in the communities we serve, including 13 counties in Wisconsin and 10 counties in Illinois.

Exciting Contract Opportunity: Accountant/Financial Analyst with Accounts Payable Expertise
1st shift hours onsite Monday through Friday

Flexible hourly rate based on previous experience!

Key Responsibilities:

Accounts Payable Management:

  • Oversee end-to-end accounts payable processes.
  • Ensure accurate and timely processing of vendor invoices and payments.
  • Collaborate with vendors to address inquiries and discrepancies.
  • Flexible 1st shift with a start time tailored to your needs.
  • Onsite, Monday to Friday, filling in for an unexpected leave, with an undetermined contract length.

Financial Analysis:

  • Conduct financial analysis to support decision-making.
  • Generate reports and insights on budgetary performance.
  • Assist in forecasting and budgeting processes.

General Accounting:

  • Manage general accounting tasks such as journal entries, reconciliations, and month-end close activities.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
  • 1099 forms, reporting, wire/check payments, account reconciliations.

Expense Management:

  • Monitor and analyze company expenses.
  • Identify cost-saving opportunities and operational efficiencies.
  • New vendor setup, handling expenses/journal entries in BP Logix.



  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Proven experience in accounts payable functions.
  • Strong financial analysis skills and proficiency in financial modeling.
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and regulatory standards.
  • Accounting or AP background required (preferably 3+ years).

Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in using accounting software and ERP systems.
  • Advanced Excel skills for financial modeling and data analysis.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and cross-functionally.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent time management to meet tight deadlines.

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