ChicagoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Chicago jobs

Staff Accountant

Company: benefitexpress
Location: Schaumburg
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Job Description:

Benefitexpress is a leader in cloud-based solutions for benefits administration. Our platforms are used by well-known brands in healthcare, retail, education and government.By offering technology that integrates all benefits, in a one-stop-shop, benefitexpress provides simplicity to complex plans and offers a very custom-made experience to engage and educate employees while offering employers an ease of benefit management that is unmatched in the market. benefitexpress provides a full range of services including; benefit enrollment, management and administration as well as direct bill services, reimbursement account administration, carrier bill reconciliation, total compensation statements, and a full-service call center.By joining our team, you become part of the future of benefits delivery.What we need:benefitexpress is seeking a Staff Accountant to join our team in Schaumburg. The Staff Accountant will support both our daily Corporate activities and ancillary benefit services, including COBRA, MPA, and FSA processing. The position will ensure that such transactions are properly initiated, approved, and reconciled between our various client HR claims systems, our accounting system and banking. This position will work directly with the Controller and Supervisor of Custodial Accounting. The Staff Accountant is an instrumental member of our accounting and finance organization. What you will do:Corporate accounts receivable Identify and post daily incoming check/wire/ACH payments to client accounts and process credit card and direct debit paymentsSupport the month end close process by posting recurring journal entries, updating workpapers and reconciling balances back to the financial statementsPrepare the weekly FSA claims funding calculations and client branch reports with data provided by the FSA departmentMonitor and post incoming client funding into the accounting system and across various supporting schedulesMonthly bank reconciliationsAssist with Corporate AR collections - Review accounts receivable aging and contact clients regarding past due invoicesAudits of individual client accounts and benefit plans for FSA and COBRAReview custodial bank accounts on a monthly basis and contact participants regarding uncashed claim checks greater than 90 daysAssist with annual external SOC and financial auditsCross train on other functions within the department to fill in and support where neededWhat you will need:4 year degree in Accounting or Finance, or 1-3 years equivalent work experiencePublic Accounting Experience is a plusPrior benefit experience a plusExposure to NetSuite a plusAdvanced knowledge of Excel; basic knowledge/use of macro'sExcellent customer service skillsWhy work here:At benefitexpress, we ask a lot of our employees, which is why we give so much in return. In addition to your competitive salary, medical/dental/vision plans, and matching 401(k), we offer the following perks:Voluntary benefits including Pet Insurance, FSA, and HSA AccountsExpand your knowledge with our tuition reimbursement programOpportunities for career development including external events and internal Lunch and Learns with a promote from within philosophyTake care of your physical health with our on-site Fitness Center including cardio machines, free weights, and showersBe comfortable at work with our business casual dress codeGive back to your community with paid volunteer time to participate in a project of your choosingWe require a post-offer background check. Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: benefitexpress, Chicago , Staff Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Schaumburg, Illinois

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Accounting, Auditing Jobs


Senior Manager Internal Audit, SOX
Description: Senior Manager will be responsible for managing the coordination and delivery of internal audit services and interfacing with coworkers, third party internal audit providers and external auditors in their (more...)
Company: CDW
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Insurance and Financial Sales - LIFE INSURANCE LICENSED REQ'D (Gary,IN)
Description: CURRENT LIFE INSURANCE LICENSE REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED Are you an individual with a strong desire to succeed in the business world and help families at the same time We have a wide range of mortgage (more...)
Company: The Alliance
Location: Gary
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Night Auditor
Description: You're like the super hero of accounting. You arrive in the night, dive deep into the books, and reveal anything out of place. You leap to the front desk, attending to that travel-weary guest. And with (more...)
Company: Residence Inn Chicago Southeast/Hammond, IN
Location: Hammond
Posted on: 01/25/2020


Senior Auditor
Description: SENIOR AUDITOR 14B Manufacturing CompanyNorthWest Chicago Suburb THE SIZZLE Huge company operating in over 50 countries. Auditors typically rotate in 18-24 months to business unit controllers or (more...)
Company: Veridian National Search
Location: Bloomingdale
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Senior Internal Auditor
Description: DescriptionExcellent opportunity at a publicly-traded, multi-billion insurance and financial services company headquartered in Chicago To apply for this Senior Internal Auditor role, email your resume (more...)
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/25/2020

International Tax Technology Implementations - Senior Manager
Description: br br Tax technology. A year-round, global need. br br Are you a leader with a passion for international tax and technology Want to help pioneer new technology-enabled methods and processes (more...)
Company: Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Corporate Tax Generalist - Senior Associate - Chicago
Description: A career within Corporate Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet their tax obligations while managing the impact tax has on their business. Youll advise clients on (more...)
Company: PwC
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Senior Financial Analyst, Technical Accounting & Research
Description: Description br Position at ITW Corporate br br ITW Company Information: br br Since its founding more than 100 years ago, ITW has become one of the world's leading diversified manufacturers (more...)
Company: ITW2
Location: Glenview
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Secretary (OA)
Description: br br Duties br br Summary br br WHAT IS THE LARGE BUSINESS INTERNATIONAL DIVISION: The Large Business and International LB I business unit provides service and enforcement activities (more...)
Company: The Department of the Treasury
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/25/2020

M&A Tax Manager
Description: OverviewBest-in-class service, stewardship, independence, seamlessness, and transparency these are the five core values that define the talented professionals at Andersen. We are committed to hiring highly (more...)
Company: Andersen
Location: Chicago
Posted on: 01/25/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Illinois jobs by following @recnetIL on Twitter!

Chicago RSS job feeds