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Associate Accountant

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We're partnering with a Fortune 500 company based in Westmont looking for an Associate Accountant to bolster their team. This position will support their quality assurance team that serves as a mini audit function. You will be responsible for reviewing and auditing month-end reporting packages including reconciliations, cash transactions, and sub-ledger reports. If you have a strong interest in audit functions, this is a great way to launch your accounting career. Typical career path for individuals on the team include corporate accounting, financial management, or financial analyst roles. This is a 3-month contract to hire starting off at $25-$27/hr, $57K-$60K after the training period.

Duties:

  • Conduct month-end audit review of financial reporting packages to ensure controls are operating correctly and designed effectively
  • Conducting 20 full reviews per month in addition to partial reviews for high-risk areas
  • Review month-end packages against policies and procedures
  • Review workpapers, account & bank reconciliations, sub-ledge reports, and cash transactions
  • Responsible for reviewing user access requests and check compliance related controls to ensure segregation of duties
  • 20 full reviews, and several partial reviews depending on high risk areas

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel
  • Understanding of accrual and cash-based accounting principles
  • Ability to speak Spanish is a plus, but not required




About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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Job Snapshot

Location US-IL-Westmont
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $57,000.00 - $60,000.00 /Year
Store Type Accounting
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Company Overview

Aston Carter

Founded in 1997, Aston Carter is a global recruitment and staffing provider, specialising in the placement of Risk and Compliance, Operations, Business and Organisational Change, Finance, and Management Consultancy professionals. We have over 350 staff members servicing 16 countries in Europe and Asia, with headquarters in London and offices in Brussels, Hong Kong, Paris, Singapore, Stockholm and Utrecht, and further U.K. offices in Birmingham, Bracknell, Edinburgh and Manchester. Learn More

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US-IL-Westmont
Christopher Shouse
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Aston Carter
Company:
US-IL-Westmont
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$57,000.00 - $60,000.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
Accounting
Store Type:

Description

We're partnering with a Fortune 500 company based in Westmont looking for an Associate Accountant to bolster their team. This position will support their quality assurance team that serves as a mini audit function. You will be responsible for reviewing and auditing month-end reporting packages including reconciliations, cash transactions, and sub-ledger reports. If you have a strong interest in audit functions, this is a great way to launch your accounting career. Typical career path for individuals on the team include corporate accounting, financial management, or financial analyst roles. This is a 3-month contract to hire starting off at $25-$27/hr, $57K-$60K after the training period.

Duties:

  • Conduct month-end audit review of financial reporting packages to ensure controls are operating correctly and designed effectively
  • Conducting 20 full reviews per month in addition to partial reviews for high-risk areas
  • Review month-end packages against policies and procedures
  • Review workpapers, account & bank reconciliations, sub-ledge reports, and cash transactions
  • Responsible for reviewing user access requests and check compliance related controls to ensure segregation of duties
  • 20 full reviews, and several partial reviews depending on high risk areas

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel
  • Understanding of accrual and cash-based accounting principles
  • Ability to speak Spanish is a plus, but not required




About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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