Gordon Law Group, Ltd. Business Accountant Skokie, IL · Full time

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Business Accountant to join our dynamic team.

Description

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Business Accountant to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in general accounting principles, a proven track record of handling business accounting, and expertise in preparing financial statements. The Business Accountant will play a crucial role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of our customers' financial records.


Responsibilities:

  • Apply and maintain a solid understanding of general accounting principles.
  • Execute day-to-day accounting tasks, including recording financial transactions, maintaining general ledgers, and reconciling accounts.
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of business accounting practices.
  • Handle all aspects of business financial management, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll processing.
  • Prepare accurate and timely financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Conduct thorough analysis of financial statements, providing insights and recommendations to management for decision-making.
  • Assist in forecasting financial trends and providing insights into potential financial risks and opportunities.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant accounting standards, regulations, and company policies.
  • Assist in preparing documentation for internal and external audits.
  • Generate and distribute regular financial reports to management, highlighting key performance indicators and financial metrics.
  • Present financial information in a clear and concise manner to facilitate decision-making.
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • CPA (Certified Public Accountant) or equivalent qualification is highly desirable but not required.
  • Proven experience in general accounting and business accounting.
  • Strong proficiency in QuickBooks and Microsoft Excel.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.


Benefits:

  • Annual salary plus bonuses
  • Retirement plan options
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Remote work opportunities (1 remote day per week)
  • Collaborative team environment
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Be a part of a growing company with opportunities for individual career advancement


Salary

$50,000 - $65,000 per year