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Staff Accountant

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
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**Kelly Services is currently looking for a Staff Accountant for a 3+ month contract in the Chicago / Rosemont area (hybrid work schedule)**

Interested? Please send an updated resume to

**Job Description**

Kelly Services is seeking a Temporary Staff Accountant to provide support to our U.S. Accounting Shared Services group based in Chicago, IL.

This is primarily a work-from-home assignment with one office day per week (day to be determined by Kelly Services) as well as each MON/WED of close week.

This specific customer requires all temporaries to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

They are on a Hybrid Work Schedule: M-F 8:00am-5:00pm; In office on Mondays; In office on Mondays & Wednesday every 4th week for closing

Report to: Accounting & Finance Manager

Highlighted Skills: Candidate must have excellent skills in Excel, G/L & research skills, intercompany reconciliation, build & create journal entries (Monthly/Quarter/Year End).


+ Ensure the accuracy of entries to ledger accounts and reconciles subsidiary ledger accounts to the general ledger

+ Prepare balance sheets, profit/loss statements, and other financial reports

+ Maintain Corporate fixed asset system including tracking

+ Assist with the monthly intercompany reconciliations for all global divisions

+ Assist with month/quarter/year-end close (prepare journal entries, perform account reconciliations on various accounts, etc.)

+ Assist with quarterly and year-end audit requests from external auditors

+ Assist with special projects and miscellaneous assignments as required, including financial and individual account analysis

+ Other duties as assigned


+ Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance required

+ At least one year of similar accounting experience required

+ Strong understanding of accounting fundamentals required

+ Experience with publicly held, manufacturing facilities a plus

+ Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) experience a plus

+ Proficient with Excel and Word

+ Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2022-06-06 Expires: 2022-07-07

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