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Chief Financial Officer

Clearcover
Chicago
18 hours ago
+40
We are seeking a Chief Financial Officer to join our Senior Executive Team and manage Clearcover’s core financial functions, including strategic financial planning and analysis, accounting and controls, capital markets and fundraising activities, and audit and risk management. This person will report directly to the CEO and be accountable for all finance-related functions in the company.

Senior Financial Accountant ( Capital Markets)

ThinkMarkets
Chicago
2 days ago
+20
ThinkMarkets is seeking a Financial Accountant to join our established Accounting Department. We are seeking a professional who has a great attention to detail to focus on all aspects of the accounting practices, particularly cost containment and report generating. 

Equity Research Analyst

Wolverine Trading
Chicago
2 days ago
+44
As a research analyst at Wolverine, you will work with a team of experienced traders and analysts to identify actionable opportunities in options markets.  You will be responsible for highlighting catalysts that impact individual securities as well as collaborating with traders to manage broader portfolio risk around macroeconomic events.  As a member of the Equity Options desk, you’ll find yourself immersed in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, where each day will present a new set of challenges.   At Wolverine, we pride ourselves on fostering a collegial environment that encourages you to flex your creative thinking abilities through informal discussion, allows for prompt feedback, and gives you the opportunity to assume increasing responsibilities.  Benefits include the ability to participate in our rigorous education program designed to provide a core understanding of derivatives and financial markets.

Senior Accountant

Kin Insurance
Chicago
3 days ago
+34
Assisting in monthly, quarterly and year-end close processes. Performing daily accounting activities for accounts payable and accounts receivable. Preparing month-end account and bank reconciliations. Developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies. Assisting with the external reporting to investors, regulators, and reinsurers. Working on ad hoc projects with the Accounting Manager.

Senior Financial Analyst

Outcome Health
Chicago
3 days ago
+15
The Senior Financial Analyst will be responsible for preparing Outcome Health’s (OH) monthly management reporting package, monthly forecasts and annual budgets. Additionally, the role will establish monthly business unit reviews with management and track and report on actions in a closed loop method.  The candidate must be highly detail-oriented, accurate and capable of analyzing information and drawing conclusions in a clear, concise manner.

Staff Accountant

OppLoans
Chicago
4 days ago
+55
You'll report directly to our Assistant Controller. The Staff Accountant will oversee many aspects of accounting and finance including bank and account reconciliations, month-end and year-end close, and other tasks and projects.

1099 Freelance Bookkeeper/Accountant

Paro
Chicago
1 week ago
+39
You would be working as a remote Freelancer (1099 contractor) in a managed marketplace that is accelerating the mass migration to the gig / freelance economy by satisfying freelancers' need of a predictable and reliable income while still harnessing the benefits of the gig economy. With Paro you will have the flexibility to pick your own hours, work from anywhere, and choose the projects that interest you from our competitively-rated selection. Our goal is to empower you to do what you love by providing you with a line-of-sight into what your future earnings look like by building your own book of business on our platform. Paro's matchmaking algorithms make game-changing efficient matches, eliminating the time you have to spend on sales and business development. We ensure that the expectations and budgets on all of the projects are clearly defined before they get to you. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Account Funding and Transfer Specialist

tastytrade
Chicago
1 week ago
+21
Process all account transfers (ACATs) in a timely manner. Manually review and process wires, checks, internal transfers, and ACH disbursements. Remain savvy with IRA related matters and process IRA Distributions. Scan checks into the internal system on a daily basis. Provide input and recommendations for improvement regarding current banking policies, procedures, and technologies. Comply with industry Anti-Money Laundering (“AML”) regulations and assist the AML Officer. Collaborate with clearing firm on a daily basis. Provide friendly, accurate, and efficient support via chat, email, and phone regarding any money movement related matters.

Senior Accountant

DFIN
Chicago
1 week ago
+42
• Responsible for key Corporate Accounting technical areas, which could include areas such as Share Based Compensation, Deferred Compensation, Debt, Pension. • Assist in the monthly consolidation of financial results to ensure results are prepared in accordance with US GAAP and the Company's policy. • Perform analytical procedures to understand the drivers behind changes during the period. • Assist in the coordination and preparation of information included in earnings releases, Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and other SEC filings, including preparing supporting documentation, reviewing XBRL tagging and reviewing disclosure requirements. • Work closely with business units' finance staff, Internal Audit, Corporate staff departments (Tax, Treasury, Investor Relations, etc.), external auditors, and other key members of the Corporate Controller's group. • Provide analysis and insight for other assignments and ad hoc projects as needed, including acquisitions, restructuring activities, impairment analysis, and other requests from senior management. • Assist in updating, interpreting and implementing accounting policies

Senior Accountant

OppLoans
Chicago
1 week ago
+55
Help with the month-end and year-end close processes, ensuring transactions are recorded in accordance with US GAAP and internal procedures, including: Preparation of adjusting journal entries. Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations. Perform analytical procedures to understand the drivers behind changes. Help prepare monthly financial statements. Assist with the assessment and implementation of new accounting pronouncements. Evaluate financial procedures and suggest process improvements. Help coordinate external audits. Perform accounting related projects as requested by management.

Managed Services Team Lead (Back Office)

Enfusion
Chicago
1 week ago
+22
Lead a team that performs back office-focused (fund accounting) services and tasks for Enfusion Services clients: shadow accounting, portfolio valuation, daily and monthly reconciliations against fund administrators and counterparties, 3rd party communication related to break resolution, tax lot maintenance, and setup of non-trading accruals and cash movements. Engage with conversion and implementation teams to ensure a smooth transition for new Services clients. Assist with improving and automating existing processes to mitigate risk, and increase scalability. Help identify and coordinate new potential features of the Services offering that arise from daily product execution and escalations. Proactively monitor and manage the capacity of the team and help with forecasting in this area. Serve as an escalation point for clients, effectively communicate and push back on client requests when necessary .

Managed Services Team Lead (Middle Office)

Enfusion
Chicago
1 week ago
+22
Lead a team that performs middle office-focused operational services and tasks for Enfusion Services clients: third party trade, position and cash reconciliations (Custody / PB, ISDA, FCM); post-trade management including T+0 affirmation and proactive correspondence with counterparties to resolve trade breaks; collateral management. Engage with conversion and implementation teams to ensure a smooth transition for new Services clients. Assist with improving and automating existing processes to mitigate risk, and increase scalability. Help identify and coordinate new potential features of the Services offering that arise from daily product execution and escalations. Proactively monitor and manage the capacity of the team and help with forecasting in this area. Serve as an escalation point for clients, effectively communicate and push back on client requests when necessary .

FP&A Manager

Clearcover
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+40
Clearcover is looking for a tech savvy financial analyst to coordinate our financial accounting, reporting and overall financial management processes. In this role, you will use your financial background and passion for technology to work with data engineers and developers to architect and build technical processes that turn raw financial data into usable reports for internal and external users for forecasting, expense management and external reporting purposes. This individual will improve our financial data and reporting infrastructure that will guide the company’s financial decisions and create data driven solutions for financial reporting processes for internal and external consumption.

Lead Payroll Specialist

OCC
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+33
The  Lead Payroll Specialist will administer and manage all aspects of processing payroll, including maintaining all related payroll records; tax filings; voluntary and statutory deductions; completion of  payroll related accounting transactions and general ledger entries; documenting and updating payroll policies and procedures; compliance with payroll related Company and statutory policies, rules and regulations; and preparing ad hoc reporting for management as needed.  This includes timely and accurately processing of all semi-monthly payrolls, ensuring all coding is set up correctly and operating effectively and efficiently.  Must have the ability to work well independently.  Reports directly to Accounting Director and works closely with Human Resources.  Main point of contact for both internal and external customers for payroll related inquiries.  This position is highly visible with access to confidential information.  Advanced proficiency with ADP Workforce Now is required. 

Senior Accountant

CreditNinja
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+24
Lead month-end close by preparing journal entries, financial statement analysis and account reconciliations. Assist with the day to day operations of the accounting department to help maintain an accurate general ledger. Contribute to a team effort by working cross-functionally with teams, including Operations. Assist in the development of accounting for new loan products and testing system configuration. Create and streamline accounting processes and procedures while driving continuous improvement and standardization. Assist in the preparation of monthly financial statements and related footnote disclosures. Work with internal and external auditors to complete the financial audit and annual compliance reviews. Assist with accounts payable, payroll and special projects.

Director, Internal Audit

OppLoans
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+55
Set the strategy for Internal Audit with Opploans priorities and goals in mind. Develop a comprehensive risk-based annual plan for overall extended audit program, including assessing areas of changing risk and required reviews with a public company perspective.  Perform independent financial, compliance, and operational audits through review of records and control procedures, providing summary reports of results and recommendations of changes to internal controls and systems. Manage relationships with third-party professionals conducting internal IT audits. Set scope, work with management regarding preliminary findings, and ensure a smooth process and timely final report. Build on our risk appetite statement to identify our strategic, operational, financial and compliance risk areas and provide internal audit services to help leadership manage those risks and report on them. Establish audit goals and scope, identify specific activities and timeframes, determine and obtain resources, and direct the planning and conduct of audits. Communicate with executive leadership to ensure concerns are addressed and expectations are met; approve and oversee the reports to the Board and senior executives which address key business risks and control issues.

Controller

DigitalMint
Chicago
3 weeks ago
+33
DigitalMint is looking for a highly-motivated Controller to oversee our financial reporting and analysis, budgeting, treasury, tax, and audits. You will report to the President of the company and refine accounting policies and procedures and manage our financial health. Successful candidates are passionate about cryptocurrency and have a strong desire to work in a dynamic startup environment.

Financial Analyst

OCC
Chicago
3 weeks ago
+33
The Financial Analyst contributes to the Finance team with a focus on corporate financial planning and analysis. The Financial Analyst supports OCC’s purpose of ensuring confidence in the financial markets and the broader economy by supporting the annual budget process, analyzing month-end close variances, and producing monthly forecasts at both a management and business unit level. The Financial Analyst plays a crucial role in maintaining the Finance team’s internal policies and procedures, supporting internal and external audits, and testing internal controls.

Solutions Analyst

GTreasury
Chicago
1 month ago
+14
The Solutions Analyst works with clients on their implementation and training while consulting on their overall business processes.  The Analyst is instrumental in guiding clients through the implementation process, working with others to ensure the project goals are met, and assisting clients to implement treasury best practices solutions.

Quantitative Risk Analyst

ThinkMarkets
Chicago
1 month ago
+16
ThinkMarkets is looking for a hardworking and passionate Quantitative Risk Analyst to join our Chicago team. This role will be focused on operational support of trading on  proprietary platforms, as well as monitoring of market risk across the entire order book. The ideal candidate will have middle or back-office experience in trading-related roles, and experience building or refining existing operational procedures. If you’ve worked with FX, futures, and equities in the past and have a strong quantitative background, we want to hear from you!

Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $55,400
Min: $46K
Max: $67K
Accountant $64,311
Min: $42K
Max: $82K
Financial Analyst $74,135
Min: $50K
Max: $150K
Senior Accountant $82,252
Min: $57K
Max: $112K
Senior Financial Analyst $91,350
Min: $65K
Max: $171K
Controller $128,057
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $152,115
Min: $110K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance $184,896
Min: $145K
Max: $275K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $245,261
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

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