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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.

Financial Analyst

Guaranteed Rate
Chicago
3 days ago
+23
Guaranteed Rate seeks to fill the role of Financial Analyst-FP&A in this newly created role to support the Guaranteed Rate corporate functions. This individual and team are responsible for consolidated internal and external reporting of forecasted, budgeted and actual results to senior management. Additional projects the individual will take part in include, but are not limited to, strategic modeling around mergers and acquisitions, financial materials for investor earnings calls, total Company forecasting and valuation, cash flow forecasting, incentive planning, macro-economic what-if analysis, as well as other CFO-led financial projects.

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Head of Accounting

Clearcover
Chicago
3 days ago
+40
We are looking for a Controller to help build a world class accounting function. The Corporate Controller will report to the VP of Finance and primarily be responsible for leading the accounting and financial reporting for the organization to ensure the Company remains in compliance with all regulatory and statutory requirements. In addition, the Corporate Controller will provide accurate and timely information to the business to ensure the company achieves its strategic objectives. We're looking for an individual who is a self-starter, is comfortable leading a team, and has the experience, ability and drive to seek out areas which need refinement and improvement.

Sr. Accountant

Clearcover
Chicago
3 days ago
+40
We are looking for a Sr. Accountant to help build a world-class accounting function. The Sr. Accountant will report to the VP of Finance and primarily be responsible for leading the accounting and financial reporting for the organization to ensure the Company remains in compliance with all regulatory and statutory requirements. We're looking for an individual who is a self-starter, has experience in the insurance industry, ability and drive to seek out areas that need refinement and improvement.

Controller

Home Chef
Chicago
3 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

Sr. Analyst, Finance & Analytics

Grubhub
Chicago
4 days ago
+33
Monitor KPIs and business drivers for specific departments - Sales, Product, Logistics, Marketing and Care - highlighting trends and investigating underlying causes of variance. Perform advanced analytics to better understand the critical drivers of our business – including but not limited to diner behavior, restaurant relationships, product engagement, and market-specific performance. Effective analysis is only possible with good data - be a champion of data accessibility, accuracy and quality for the Finance team by partnering with our Data and Technology groups. Prepare KPI reports distributed daily, weekly and monthly to the Executive and Senior Teams. Help prepare presentations for Board of Directors and Executive Team. Be curious! Find data nuggets, trends and other analytical goodies that help us grow faster and generate more profit.

Accounting Analyst

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:

Manager Quantitative Risk

OCC
Chicago
1 week ago
+33
The quantitative risk management (QRM) function within financial risk management is responsible for the development of the Firm’s methodologies for setting margin requirements and analyzing other risk issues. The quantitative development manager will be responsible for implementation and maintenance of the QRM’s model libraries and will have both software development and leadership responsibilities in the quantitative development team. Quantitative development manager will also coordinate collaboration with quantitative analysts, business users, technology staff, and model validation colleagues to implement models and systems for pricing and risk management of complex financial derivatives, as well as support and enhance existing systems in that domain.

VP Audit

Financial Analyst

Reverb
Chicago
1 week ago
+37
Reverb’s Financial Analyst will be part of the FP&A team and play an integral role supporting Reverb’s financial and operational performance. This position will work directly with the FP&A Manager through various planning and ad hoc exercises, such as financial modeling, forecasts, and reporting. The position requires an experienced financial and strategic minded professional capable of juggling multiple priorities in a dynamic, rapidly growing organization who can partner across organizational and functional boundaries to drive projects to successful completion.

Consultant

CSC Corptax
Chicago
1 week ago
+44
The primarily responsible for fulfilling the tasks associated with specific Corptax product implementations and looking at ways of streamlining product implementations. The focus of the implementations will be around the Corptax provision and compliance product lines along with providing assistance with other Corptax product offerings.

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.

Junior Accountant

PerkSpot
Chicago
1 week ago
+39
PerkSpot is looking for a driven Junior Accountant with a desire to be presented with learning opportunities and join a growing Finance and Accounting team! In this position, you will work closely with the Accounting Manager and collaborate with cross-functional teams. With our small team, you will have your hands in a little bit of everything, supporting all internal and external objectives, while also participating in larger team projects.

Supervisor, Deposit Servicing

Alliant Credit Union
Chicago
1 week ago
+44
You will be responsible for leading and directing the work efforts of a team engaged in the membership and depository account opening process for products such as checking/savings and IRAaccounts and the related servicing of, including but not limited to the processing of account adjustments, deceased account processing, and tax reporting. The Supervisor, Deposit Servicing is responsible for payment disputes in the areas of Credit, Debit, ACH and Check. The incumbent must maintain knowledge of all chargeback processing phases, including but not limited to chargebacks, presentments, arbitration, and compliance. 

ETF/Index Options Trader (NY or Chicago)

PEAK6
Chicago
1 week ago
+26
Execution of trading strategies (see below for potential strategies). Interacting with customer flowvia our show desk. Making statistically-based decisions across large universe of symbols. Working with our technology team for tool building. Analyzing post-trades doing PnL analysis and portfolio reviews. Researching potential trading opportunities with our Analytics team and helping to devise new trading strategies. Mentoring junior traders on trading principles and your strategy.

VP of Finance

Clearcover
Chicago
1 week ago
+40
Clearcover is looking for a strategic and forward-focused insurance finance executive with experience building high performing teams combined with proven business savvy and superior statutory and GAAP knowledge specific to property and casualty insurance. Experience and appreciation of lifetime value concepts inherent with personal auto insurance will be key to achieving performance objectives in this role. 

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

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.

Graduate Quant Trader

IMC Trading
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+26
Develop, maintain and enhance trading models, algorithms and systems. Trade a range of financial instruments. Manage execution and risk of complex trading portfolios. Research new market opportunities. Collaborate cross-functionally with Engineers to understand and improve technical infrastructure.

Finance Application Manager (SAP)

DFIN
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+42
• Participate in the design, build and implementation of business system solutions, utilizing the SAP S4HANA platform, to solve complex business requirements. • Act as a liaison between the business and IT communities to help bridge the gap between business problems and technology solutions. • Identify, document and/or execute aspects of the following: Define Current State Processes, Document Business Requirements, Define Future State Solutions, Develop Functional Specifications, Perform System Configuration, Develop and Execute Test Plans and Test Scripts. • Investigate system configuration options to provide functional expertise when developing solutions to meet business requirements. • Identify and recommend the use of standard/delivered functionality to meet business needs whenever possible. • Troubleshoot issues and propose feasible solutions and follow through to resolution. • Serve as lead resource for dealing with challenging system or business issues and facilitate group discussion/resolution as necessary.

Senior Accountant

Optiver
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+29
Our Finance team is looking for a Senior Accountant to manage our monthly close and year-end audit, as well as the integrity and completion of financial, regulatory, and ad hoc reporting deliverables. As a Senior Accountant, you will play a key role in the business operations at Optiver, collaborating with team leads across the organization to support growth and efforts for continuous improvement.

Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $60,875
Min: $46K
Max: $85K
Accountant $66,911
Min: $42K
Max: $146K
Financial Analyst $75,197
Min: $50K
Max: $150K
Senior Accountant $82,239
Min: $57K
Max: $112K
Senior Financial Analyst $92,081
Min: $65K
Max: $171K
Controller $128,057
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $151,852
Min: $110K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance $184,904
Min: $135K
Max: $275K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $243,293
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

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