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Controller

Pangea Money Transfer
Chicago
1 day ago
+46
As Controller, you will help elevate the accounting function in every way including running an efficient monthly close, managing our audits, creating and testing controls, carving out new business lines, and more. You will keep us compliant by staying up to date in accounting standards and diligently documenting your work. As Pangea continues to grow, you will build scalable processes and that ensure accurate financials. Reporting into the CFO you will build and lead Pangea's accounting function.

Staff Accountant

TopstepTrader
Chicago
1 day ago
+42
The Staff Accountant role is an ideal opportunity to learn the ropes within a growing financial tech company. The role is also a great fit for candidates who are looking for a well-defined, limited-scope accounting role working with a great team. The Staff Accountant will work closely with our experienced CEO and energetic CVO. In collaboration with the Finance Manager, work to achieve an accurate and timely month-end close across all entities. The role will also be charged with keeping organized all Accounts Payable, reimbursement, and corporate card management. Unexpected opportunities may arise, so you’ll need to be flexible and able to adapt quickly.

OpenAir Administrator

Bounteous
Chicago
2 days ago
+18
Currently, we are searching for an OpenAir Administrator to add to our Finance & Operations team. Successful candidates will have prior administrative experience with OpenAir and a demonstrated history of using business intelligence to inform strategic business decisions. Basic experience with NetSuite is desired, but not required.

Internal Auditor

Morningstar
Chicago
3 days ago
+45
The Role: Morningstar’s Internal Audit Services seeks a highly motivated Associate Internal Auditor who thrives on new experiences and challenges. As an Associate Internal Auditor, you will play an integral role in evaluating the company’s business processes and effectiveness of internal controls. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of financial, operational, information technology, and compliance reviews as well as evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls over external financial reporting as part of the company’s Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance activities. Based at the company’s headquarters in Chicago, the Associate Internal Auditor will be responsible for traveling to a number of domestic and international locations in support of our annual internal audit plan. You will work closely with all levels of management across the organization, recommending changes to strengthen controls for increased efficiencies and reduced risks. The Associate Internal Auditor will have the opportunity to utilize and reference world-class audit tools and audit methodologies in the performance of his or her duties.

Senior Internal Auditor

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Controller

Home Chef
Chicago
4 days ago
+39
We are seeking a strong Controller to join our progressive corporate accounting team. The Controller will report to the CFO and will be responsible for the timely and accurate preparation of financial accounting data in a variety of areas. As a key member of the finance leadership team and a business partner to the organization. You will ensure our company’s transactions are recorded timely and accurately in compliance with GAAP, produce monthly financial reporting, optimize and expand financial processes, and maintain a strong control environment and tax compliance. You will lead the accounting, accounts payable and payroll team members and be responsible for their growth and development

Chief Financial Officer

Clearcover
Chicago
6 days 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.

Sr. Financial Analyst

TransUnion
Chicago
1 week ago
+49
Support/assist in the preparation of the monthly close, quarterly forecast, and annual budget cycle through the preparation of a range of reporting and analysis, and communicates results to supervisor and various internal stakeholders, as assigned. Assists in preparation, maintenance, and operational aspects of financial planning and forecasting as it relates to trended results. Communicate financial performance to respective business owners. Support respective business owners by researching questions and investigating meaningful variances on financial statements, writing associated, basic commentary. Prepare ad-hoc reports and assist in special projects, focused on improving forecasting accuracy and providing additional business insight. Prepare profitability and variance analysis, pricing models, etc., as needed.

Senior Accounting Analyst - Financial Reporting

Peoplesoft Advisor

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Senior Financial Accountant ( Capital Markets)

ThinkMarkets
Chicago
1 week 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
1 week 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
1 week 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.

Staff Accountant

OppLoans
Chicago
1 week 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.

FP&A Analyst

PerkSpot
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+39
The FP&A Analyst will produce monthly and weekly reports which include key metrics, financial results, and variance reporting, as well as providing ongoing analysis and project support to management. An integral part of the FP&A Analyst’s role will be to identify opportunities for performance improvement across the organization. This role will also support the monthly forecasting and annual budgeting process. The position reports to the FP&A Manager and is based in Chicago, IL.

Senior Accountant

DFIN
Chicago
2 weeks 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

Tax Business Analyst

Yum! Brands
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+31
We’re searching for a tax technology lead as we build a global e-commerce platform that serves our three Yum! Brands—KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell. The ideal candidate is responsible for helping create and drive the strategy for our global tax e-commerce solution. This tax business analyst position is based in Plano, Texas, with some travel required.

Senior Accountant

OppLoans
Chicago
2 weeks 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.

Junior Accountant

Guaranteed Rate
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+23
This is an exciting opportunity for an entry level accounting professional to get started as a Compensation Accountant with a growing organization. We are looking for a candidate with a working knowledge of general accounting concepts. Mortgage experience a plus, but not required. Training will be provided and will have the opportunity to be exposed to various accounting projects.

Wire Transfer Administrator

Warehouse Bank Coordinator

Vendor Management Due Diligence Analyst

Vendor Manager

Financial Analyst

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Quantitative Trader, Systematic Trading

DRW
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+46
The main responsibility of the role will be to research, design and implement new quantitative trading strategies. This will entail generating alphas from a variety of traditional and alternative datasets using rigorous statistical methods. To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will need to build a deep understanding of the underlying datasets and be able to apply the latest scientific algorithms for statistical model development. The candidate will use the team’s custom research infrastructure for simulation, back-testing, and validation of the proposed models.

Senior Financial Data Analyst

Venture Capital Analyst

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.

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 $82,359
Min: $57K
Max: $112K
Senior Financial Analyst $91,823
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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