Senior Associate, Client Accounting Services Group (Full-Time) – Deerfield

Jul 8, 2021

Our Business and Accounting Services Group performs a full range of accounting, reporting and general ledger support functions for our clients. We are looking for candidates with strong accounting, leadership, business development and personal relationship skills who are looking to grow in a positive, caring, enjoyable, successful environment.


  • Reviewing clients’ general ledgers on a periodic and annual basis
  • Reconciliation of bank and other balance sheet accounts
  • Analysis of revenue and expense accounts to assure proper account coding
  • Preparation of payroll and sales tax returns, forms 1099, W-2
  • Assistance in QuickBooks setup for startup businesses
  • Assisting new businesses with local and federal registration requirements
  • Original general ledger entries and check preparation for high net worth clients including basic banking functions
  • Analyze opportunities for additional client accounting, tax and consulting services
  • Supervising associate level staff
  • Training client personnel in general accounting functions
  • Actively participate in the growth of our CAS practice


  • Experience doing similar work for a CPA firm or in industry
  • Extensive experience with QuickBooks Online and Desktop versions
  • Experience with QB 3rd party apps and consulting services related to QB or other accounting systems
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word and Adobe Acrobat
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated, and client service oriented
  • Passion for helping clients and making sure their accounting systems are producing accurate information to help management run their businesses
  • Ability to travel to clients in the Greater Chicago area (modified during COVID period)
  • We generally work six days a week from January through March

We are proud to offer excellent opportunities for professional growth and accomplishment with a firm culture that encourages involvement in the community and personal success. We have a great work environment and a new office in Deerfield, IL. If you are interested in joining the MichaelSilver team, we encourage you to apply.

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