Position Type:

Experience Required:
3 or more years of general accounting experience

Job Category:

Job Location:
Elk Grove Village (ORD) USA

Education Required:
Degree in accounting or related field

Accounting Specialist

Unilode owns and manages approximately 125,000 ULDs for more than 45 airline customers across a global network of 480 airports and 50 repair centers. Our asset management and repair services for ULDs, galley carts and ground support equipment are designed to enable our customers to focus on their core business of flying passengers and cargo, while delivering significant cost savings and operational benefits to their business.

Position Overview

This position is a member of the finance team working under the direction of the Financial Controller. Our ideal candidate is driven by accuracy and meeting deadlines. They should have experience with AP/AR and General Ledger functions. We are looking for someone who is highly organized and that can assist our accounting team in achieving the company’s goals and objectives.

General Responsibilities

  • Weekly payables and cash forecasting
  • Intercompany accounts reconciliation
  • Analysis of large volumes of invoicing data
  • Vendor management
  • AP/AR backup as needed
  • AP PO and payment processing
  • Banking and reporting
  • File Organization
  • General Ledger account analysis


  • Degree in accounting or related field
  • 3 or more years of general accounting experience
  • Knowledge of SAP ByDesign is preferable
  • Strong attention to detail and organization
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Flexible and open attitude to work
  • Time management skills
  • International experience highly advantageous
  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong research and critical thinking skills
  • Must be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to interact tactfully and professionally with internal and external contacts
  • Strong computer skills including the use of Microsoft Word and Excel

Why Unilode?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Generous paid time off policy
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match