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Senior Accountant in Chicago, IL at Keystone Advisors

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

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Job Description

Keystone Advisors is an Accounting and Audit Firm located in South Holland, IL.

We provide highly competent financial advisors to leading Accounting and Audit firms in Chicago, Washington, DC and other metropolitan areas.

Keystone is looking for a Senior Accountant to support one of our clients, a Non for-Profit Health Care Provider in the Illinois Medical District. The organization is a teaching hospital that provides primary, specialty and tertiary healthcare services. The hospital has a staff of more than 300 attending physicians along with more than 400 medical residents and fellows.

The Senior Accountant will report to the Accounting Department Executive Management Team.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

●  Review, analyze and identify accounting transactions that should be accrued for in the Accounting System.

●  Prepare reconciliations, review invoices, and meet with vendors and accounting staff.

●  Assist in determining processes and procedures to convert the Accounting
 System from Cash Basis to Accrual Basis system. 

●  Document and develop a system that will allow the client to be able to capture the accruals.

●  Train staff in the use of the procedures of recording transactions to reflect accrual based accounting versus Cash based accounting.

●  Monthly review of the accounting system transactions.

●  Other tasks as assigned.

Job Requirements

The ideal Senior Accountant must meet the following requirements:
●  Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance, business or related field.

●  4 years or more of accrual accounting experience working in a healthcare environment.

●  Experience in Non For Profit Industry.

●  Experience Supervising Staff.

●  Must have extensive knowledge of Excel. 
Desired Skills:
●  Excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills.

●  Ability to multitask and work both independently and on a team in a fast paced environment.

●  Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written.                                  


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