Senior Staff Accountant | Chicagoland Recruiting | Accounting

Kappa Search Inc. (KSI) is a Chicago area recruiting agency specializing in permanent placement of engineering and technical professionals in a variety of fields.

Title: Senior Staff Accountant
Location: Chicago, IL
Compensation: $60,000 – $65,000 / year

Sr. Staff Accounting
  • Compiles standard and periodic journal entries including accruals and amortization’s to complete the appropriate end of period schedules.
  • Journal entries will be entered into the Company ERP system, and reconciles all general ledger accounts.
  • Coordinates and assists in the preparation of the quarterly and annual audits working with internal and external auditors.
  • Prepares budget and financial forecasts, while instituting other planning and control procedures, including the cost accounting system by analyzing variances with management.
  • Manages fixed assets in order to report and calculate depreciation for book and tax purposes.


  • BA in Accounting.
  •  3 years experience in an accounting department with general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable and cost accounting.
  • Microsoft Office/Excel.
  • Comprehensive health plan, including medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Flexible Savings Account
  • 401K program with full employer match up to 6% and a 3 year vesting schedule
  • 10 paid holidays per calendar year
  • Vacation accrues immediately
  • Tuition reimbursement program is offered