Description

Job Description:

We are searching for an organized, detail-oriented, and highly motivated Staff Accountant, Government Accounting Services Team to join our CPA and Assurance Services Team in our state of the art office located in Naperville, IL.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist clients with reconciliation of books and records
  • Preparation of interim financial statements and other information for Boards 
  • Assist clients with internal accounting matters 
  • Utilize third party fund accounting software 
  • Consult with clients on various internal accounting related transactions, as needed
  • Work on a variety of different projects in our Government services team
  • Be willing and able to service multiple clients simultaneously
  • Understanding of payroll other compliance taxes as well as state reporting requirements
  • Prepare bank reconciliations

 

Requirements:

  • BA/BS Degree in Accounting or equivalent
  • Proficiency with computerized accounting software and MS Office
  • Strong client rapport and project management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills

 

Preferred but not required:

  • CPA or CPA eligible
  • Familiarity working with local government fund accounting

 

Working for Sikich:

 

Working at Sikich, you’ll become part of a highly motivated and competent team that values individual effort and growth while encouraging balance between your personal and work life. We recognize that our people are our most valuable asset—our employees drive our success.  Sikich is honored to have been named a Top Workplace by the Chicago Tribune and recognized nationally as a Best and Brightest Company to Work For. If you're looking to take your career to the next level, learn more about Sikich — and the possibilities for you. Visit us at sikich.com/careers