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Accounting Services Senior 


Position Summary:

The Accounting Services Senior is responsible for processing assigned client engagements within the department in a cost-effective and professional manner including, but not limited to, computer-compiled financial statement engagements, outsourced Controller services, QuickBooks support and payroll tax/sales tax reporting issues.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Process financial statements and all related payroll, sales and returns personally assigned within the Accounting Services Department
  • Assist clients with individualized accounting needs and tax compliance
  • Prepare payroll and sales tax returns and annual W-2s and 1099s
  • Prepare bank reconciliations monthly, if needed
  • Research accounts payable and accounts receivable issues as needed.
  • Assist Directors with initial client visits for prospective Accounting Services clients
  • Assist Directors with tax planning or special client projects
  • Assist new or existing clients with business start-ups
  • Maintain daily record of time spent on engagements
  • Assure timely turnaround of assigned and supervised engagements
Position Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • 4+ years of bookkeeping and accounting experience, public accounting experience a plus


  • Very strong knowledge of QuickBooks (Desktop and Online) software
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office, in particular Excel and Word
  • Ability to function in a team environment
  • Ability to interface with a variety of management levels



  • Flexible hours and a hybrid work model
  • Dress for your day attire (jeans in the office and appropriate attire at clients)
  • Tuition reimbursement on degrees of Masters in Accounting and Masters in Taxation
  • Reimbursement for CPA exam
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Payment of CPE and professional membership costs
  • Mentoring and Leadership Development Programs
  • Fun firm sponsored social events
  • Generous paid time off and holiday time
  • 15% referral fee for bringing in new clients
  • Competitive compensation package and broad range of insurance programs
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location Chicago  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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