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1099 Freelance Bookkeeper/Accountant

Paro
Chicago
17 hours 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 day 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
2 days 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
3 days 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
3 days 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
3 days 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
3 days 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 .

Peoplesoft Advisor

TransUnion
Chicago
4 days ago
+49
Minimum 5 years of PeopleSoft experience including hands-on experience with implementing, supporting, and troubleshooting PeopleSoft Financials applications proficient functional knowledge of PeopleSoft Financials version 9.x with proficiency in multiple PeopleSoft modules (GL, AM, PC, OM, BI, AR, PO & AP) with an emphasis on Billing, Order Management, Pricing and Accounts Receivable

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Junior Accountant

Guaranteed Rate
Chicago
5 days 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.

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Quantitative Trader, Systematic Trading

DRW
Chicago
6 days 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
1 week 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.

Senior Accountant

Kin Insurance
Chicago
1 week ago
+34
Our accounting team is growing, and we are looking for an experienced staff accountant to own commissions, payroll, AR/AP, and assist with month-end close. Kin continues to grow, by size, products, and features. The senior accountant will be integral in helping us to automate several accounting processes as well as with our upcoming conversion to a new accounting system. This person will also assist with continuing to build strong accounting principles, find improvement to our reporting and be a resource to our operations teams. 

Lead Payroll Specialist

OCC
Chicago
1 week 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
1 week 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.

Analyst, Product Consulting (Chicago)

Enfusion
Chicago
1 week ago
+22
In this role, you will be part of a talented team that is responsible for providing relationship support to our diverse and global investment management client base. You will serve as the primary point of contact for clients and troubleshoot P&L, trade, accounting and risk inquiries related to our best-in-class software solution, Integráta.

Director, Internal Audit

OppLoans
Chicago
1 week 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.

Capital Markets Analyst

Avant
Chicago
1 week ago
+48
The Capital Markets Analyst will be one that is exposed to a broad range of modeling, securitization, debt capital markets, and treasury analysis skills and will report to the Treasurer and Head of Capital Markets. The Analyst will also have access to all senior managers of the firm with full visibility of the firm’s span of business activities. The role will be a closely mentored apprenticeship with the objective of developing into a well-rounded Capital Markets executive over the long term.

Controller

Home Chef
Chicago
2 weeks 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

Controller

DigitalMint
Chicago
2 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.

Senior Accountant

SPINS LLC
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+25
Manage the monthly, quarterly and annual financial closes and reporting processes. Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures. Use multiple systems to manage and track everything from deferred revenue to approval of contracts. Develop, enhance and monitor accounting policies and processes to scale with SPINS. Assist with special projects and provide support to other positions in the department, collaborating cross-functionally to improve business results. Act as a point of reference for business partners by answering accounting and financial questions through researching and interpreting data. Analyze revenue fluctuations on a monthly and ad-hoc basis. Assist in the annual audit. Assist in annual financial statement preparation.

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 $91,565
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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