CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP Senior Accountant in Peoria, Illinois


Our Outsourcing practice is seeking Accountants to serve our clients in the Peoria, IL area. We are looking for individuals who want to work on challenging assignments and provide accounting expertise to our clients.

*Job Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: *

  • Provide accounting support and analysis to our clients.

  • Able to prepare forecasts, monitor costs, and track budgets.

  • Perform analysis by gathering, extracting and analyzing data.

  • Develop, maintain and improve methodologies to draw conclusions.

  • Become a business advisor by making recommendations and reporting to leadership.

  • Assist in preparation of financial reporting and other ad hoc requests.

  • Act as a user representative for internal complex systems by maintaining system requirements, updating data inputs, and providing detailed reporting, as needed.


Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required or related field with 18 hours of accounting coursework.

  • Professional certification (CPA/CMA) is a plus, but not required.

  • Three (3) to Eight (8) years progressive accounting/finance experience required.

  • Financial reporting and data analysis experience required.

  • Experience in the Manufacturing industry is beneficial.


  • Knowledge or experience in cost accounting, product costing, discounted cash flows preferred, but not required.

  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent initiative, good communication and interpersonal skills, and strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to work well with team and others at all levels of the organization required.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (including Pivot Tables, VLookups, and complex formulas)

  • PowerPoint and Access experience is beneficial.

  • Ability to work and resolve issues independently

  • Focused on managing workload, delivering timely results, and meeting client expectations.


CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities to help clients succeed professionally and personally. Our team members are immersed in the industries they serve and have specialized knowledge of their operating and regulatory environments. With more than 5,000 people and 100 U.S. locations, and a global affiliation, we bring a wide array of solutions to help clients in all markets, foreign and domestic. For more information, visit Investment advisory services are offered through CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment advisor.

We are deeply invested in the success of our professionals and provide innovative career-building opportunities. At CLA, we aim to positively impact the clients we serve, the people we employ, the profession we represent and the communities we call home.

CLA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Requisition Number: 17-0186

Title: Senior Accountant

City: Peoria

State: IL