Staff Accounting - Payroll Administrator

Central States Trucking Oak Brook , IL 60523

Posted 8 months ago

Company Overview:

At Central States Trucking, a proud partner of Forward Air Inc. our mission is simple: first class servicebest-in-class performance. As the market leader in International Supply-Chain Trucking and Warehousing, we remain focused upon our guiding principles: excellence, innovation and integrity. Excellence means more than 34-years of experience and knowledge that comes from solving the complexities of the international supply-chain.

As an industry leader - we are dedicated to finding and developing the best people. We want individuals who share our core values and demonstrate a true passion for what we do. Forward Air offers excellent compensation and benefits packages to our employees, as well as tremendous growth opportunities for top performers.

Position: Staff Accounting

  • Payroll Administrator

FT with Full Benefits Monday

  • Friday 7.00 AM - 4.00 PM

Job Description:

Our company is currently experiencing rapid growth and seeking a payroll administrator with an accounting background to join our team. Specifically, we are seeking a candidate with the potential to be groomed into a senior accountant role. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of experience in an accounting role with a medium to large public organization. No payroll experience necessary. This person would report directly to the Accounting Manager.

Core Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Assist in processing all aspects of payroll on a weekly basis

  • Preparing General Ledger entries

  • Balance Sheet reconciliations

  • Gathering and analyzing information from the General Ledger

  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting

  • 1-3 years corporate accounting experience

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Highly organized, strong attention to detail

  • Strong work ethic, high integrity

  • Knowledge of reporting tools & other MIS tools

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, especially Excel

  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills

We recognize people as our most valuable asset. Our competitive salary and benefits package includes 401K, performance bonuses, stock ownership plans, dental insurance, medical insurance, disability benefits, prescription drug coverage, confidential employee assistance programs, life insurance, vision care plan, paid sick time, casual dress, paid company holidays, and paid vacations.

Forward Air is an Equal Opportunity employer.


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