Buckingham Search

Staff Accountant

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Buckingham Search is thrilled to be helping one of our favorite downtown clients hire a Staff Accountant that will be tasked with supporting multiple accounting functions throughout their professional services firm.

This client boasts a beautiful office a short walk from Millennium Park, they promise 35 hour work weeks to their accounting team, and their benefits include both a 401k and pension… and the people there are the friendliest in the industry! This is a team that loves the work they do and they have fun doing it!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete billing maintenance requests including time and cost transfers, bill reversals, write offs and client matter maintenance updates.
  • Manage personal accounts by processing payments made to internal accounts and responding to inquiries regarding statements; maintain awareness of account balances, work with employees to clear outstanding balances and escalate delinquent accounts to management.
  • Assist with the application of client payments by entering receivables into the Elite billing system on the day of deposit.
  • Complete data integrity projects as needed which include clean-up and maintenance of data in the Elite billing system.
  • Monitor the Firm’s audit inquiry requests and generate audit reports
  • Other responsibilities include assisting the Client Accounting supervisor and manager, as needed and performing other related duties, as assigned.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s level degree
  • Data entry skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


To get more information about this client and role, please apply!

Posted On: Friday, July 2, 2021

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