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Financial Accountant - Arlington Heights, IL

Post Date: 04/25/2024

Req. Number: 109602

City: Arlington Heights

State: Illinois

Zip Code: 60004


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.


WE’RE HIRING!  Goodwill TalentBridge has partnered with an International Equipment Manufacturer that is seeking an experienced Financial Accountant to join their team.

Are you experienced with Accounting practices - AP/AR? General Ledger? Payroll?

 Well versed in accounting software such as Peachtree and Sage?

What is the Position?
The Financial Accountant will use their skills to migrate our current Peachtree package to a new suitable SAGE package. Once migrated they will be responsible for all day to day, end of month, and end of financial year accounts.

What are the Responsibilities?   (Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:)

  • Accounts Receivable / Payable
  • Creditors’ payments
  • Fixed Assets
  • Payroll
  • General Journals and Accruals
  • General Ledger and Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Monthly expense Reports
  • AMEX monthly bill reconciliation
  • Preparation and remittance of monthly, quarterly, and annual reports like Expenses, Payroll, Health Insurance Renewal, Workers Comp, etc.
  • Fiscal year audit reports with external auditor and filing tax returns through auditor portal
  • Tradeshow Expo contracts & payments
  • Bureau of Engraving & Printing Communications


What are the Qualifications?

  • 3-5 years experience in Accounting including accounts payable/receivable, payroll, general ledger, invoicing, reconciliation, and audits
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Peachtree and SAGE software experience
  • Knowledge of GAAP and/or IFRS preferred

What are the Benefits?

  • $65-75k per year
  • Paid Time Off including Holidays and Sick Days
  • Healthcare Stipend

What are the Details?

  • Full time
  • Onsite 
  • Schedule is Mon - Fri  9:00am - 5:00pm flexible

Why Work with Goodwill TalentBridge?
Make no mistake. Our organization ALSO works on your behalf. If you think you are valued above the compensation limit we will submit you as such. If you have the experience, can prove your skills, and believe you should earn above that, we listen to you and negotiate on your behalf.

Goodwill TalentBridge is a non-profit entity of Goodwill Industries, providing recruitment services for people, like you, and companies throughout Chicagoland and Milwaukee. The services we charge to companies directly supports our mission. So, THANK YOU for working with us! It is completely free to you.

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