QuickBooks Bookkeeping Accounting

  • 1555 Main St, Antioch, IL 60002, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

James Hamlin & Co., P.C. is a licensed CPA firm helping clients maximize their profit potential while achieving and exceeding their business growth goals. In addition to accounting and tax services, James Hamlin & Co. assists clients through its related divisions of payroll, information technology and financial services. Established in 1964, James Hamlin & Co. is a second-generation, family-owned business with nearly 50 employees serving hundreds of businesses and thousands of individuals.

Job Description

If you enjoy a challenge, excel at building relationships and servicing clients, thrive in a fast pace environment, and believe in life-long learning, keep reading! We are seeking to add a full-time bookkeeper to our successful CPA firm. Our bookkeepers, working under the supervision of the manager: prepare monthly, quarterly, and annually compiled financial statements for numerous small business clients. Manage multiple clients concurrently, assist clients with accounting payroll and basic software issues, and establish and maintain positive relationships with clients by communicating clearly and professionally. Provide a high level of customer service and follow-through. Keep pace with client reporting to meet deadlines and goals on a weekly and monthly basis. Accurately maintain practice management reports. Handle sensitive and confidential business matters. Exhibit a thorough knowledge of accounting principles, practices, and procedures. Perform or assist with other services and special projects as needed. Demonstrate good judgment in problem solving involving multiple levels of the organization, including admin, IT, payroll processing, tax return preparation, and consulting engagements. Work collaboratively with these and various other departments and staff. Adhere to the many company systems and procedures; identify inefficiencies and initiate conversations with management to improve those inefficiencies. Attend training sessions to keep up-to-date on a variety of topics.  Understand, apply, share, and train new information. Research new bookkeeping techniques and technologies. Participate in establishing and achieving individual, department, and firm goals. Embrace the firm’s vision and values. Support our firm culture: a creative, flexible, work environment, based on  continuous improvement in all areas, building value for our clients and strengthening our quality of life.


  • A strong knowledge of QuickBooks Online is required.  You must explain your knowledge level when applying. 

Additional Information

  • Required:  A cover letter that shares how your skills and experience match the skills and experience required by our position.
  • Do not call, visit, or email the office to apply for this position; only candidates applying online will be considered.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.