Junior Accountant

Americaneagle.com is looking for a talented Junior Accountant to join our Accounting team in our Des Plaines (HQ) office. This position will be responsible for assisting with day to day accounting responsibilities as well as aid with billing, financial statements, accounts payable, accounts receivable, calculating commissions and much more. 

Americaneagle.com was recently named by Built in Chicago as one of the best places to work and to Inc.com's list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies for the past seven years. 

  • Record and report financial transactions
  • Maintenance of all accounting policies and procedures
  • Produce accurate and timely financial statements as needed
  • Review and process accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed, being responsive to email requests and other internal communications
  • 3+ years of accounting experience 
  • Bachelor's or Associates in Accounting or related field
  • Experience with accounts receivable and accounts payable   
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks, Sage 50 or similar accounting software
  • Familiarity with calculating and coding commissions, general journal entries and reconciliations
  • Demonstrates technical knowledge and understanding of accounting regulations including GAAP
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional organizational and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic fast paced environment

Americaneagle.com provides its employees with an energetic work environment and opportunities to further develop their skills. We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, 401K, and more. The Americaneagle.com office is located 2 miles north of the Rosemont CTA Station (Blue Line) and is served by Pace Bus 221. On-site parking is provided.

Let's Get Started

If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact Americaneagle.com Human Resources team at (847) 699-0300 for assistance.

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Equal Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Americaneagle.com is committed to fostering a diverse, multicultural work environment where our employees respect one another and share a commitment to the company's values, mission, and strategies. Americaneagle.com provides equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.

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