Accounting Associate (Entry Level)– Banking – Up to $60K – Deerfield, IL – 882

Who We Are

Bankers Recruiting Bankers – The Symicor Group is a boutique bank-only talent acquisition firm based in Chicago.  Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking talent to our valued clients…from a banker’s perspective.  In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers themselves! We know banking and how to evaluate the very best banking talent available in the market.  Whether you are a bank candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our client is seeking to fill an Accounting Associate (Entry Level) role in the Deerfield, IL market. The position is responsible for general accounting functions including general ledger entries, reconciliations, accounts payable and preparation of other reports, schedules and analysis.

The opportunity comes a generous salary of up to $60K and full benefits package.

Accountant Associate responsibilities include:

  • Accounts payable processing and process improvement.
  • Accounting for fixed and prepaid assets.
  • Preparing and inputting of journal entries.
  • Reconciling and clearing of correspondent bank accounts.
  • Assisting in preparation of various management reports.
  • Preparing various regulatory reports including FR2900.
  • Preparing monthly certification of the general ledger
  • Preparing and submitting business property tax returns
  • Assisting in monthly, quarterly and yearly financial close.
  • Processing Payroll.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance. (New Graduates Welcome)
  • One or more years of experience in an accounting and finance.
  • Certified Public Accountant or progress toward passing the CPA exam strongly desired.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and possess strong analytical skills. Must have demonstrated ability to function in a variety of programs and systems as part of job responsibilities.
  • Strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Be able to, assist and analyze financial results, manage and coordinate the preparation of reports, ensure procedures are followed, and be proactive to analyzing, adjusting and improving Bank Operational Processes.

The next step is yours.  Email us your current resume along with the position you are considering to: