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Staff Accountant

Company: LaSalle Investment Management
Job Title: Staff Accountant                                                                                                
Location: Chicago, IL
Department: Finance
Employment Type: Full-time
Reporting To: Finance Manager
Job ID: 56584BR
 

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Objective of Role:

LaSalle Investment Management is currently seeking a full-time Staff Accountant. This individual will serve in a supporting role to help manage a significant portion of the accounting and reporting processes for LaSalle Investment Management’s Americas and Consolidated operations. This position is part of LaSalle Investment Management’s Finance Group.

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Accounts receivable management, including cash application and review of outstanding receivables
  • Administration of employee loan program, including funding requests and reporting requirements
  • Posting of journal entries for US and Canadian operations
  • Process checks and wires
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis
  • Assist in the monthly, quarterly and annual accounting closes
  • Process intercompany transactions and managing intercompany matching
  • Participate in special projects, as necessary.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, 1-2 years of experience preferred
  • CPA designation is preferred
  • Solid understanding of US GAAP
  • Candidate should be a self-starter and able to multi-task
  • Strong computer skills, including accounting systems knowledge and Excel
  • Must be an independent worker and team player.

 

LaSalle Investment Management is an Equal Opportunity Employer.