Chicago Tech Jobs and Startup Jobs

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Senior Accountant

Optiver
Chicago
1 day 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.

Senior Accountant

Wolverine Trading
Chicago
2 days ago
+44
We are seeking an achievement oriented, proactive contributor who possesses a strong understanding of accounting and finance principles. The position will report directly to the Controller, and will assist in the oversight of staff accountants. The primary responsibilities include accurate daily, monthly, quarterly and annual financial reporting for various entities within the Wolverine family, along with regular analysis of the firm’s financial performance. 

Sr. Accountant - External Reporting

DFIN
Chicago
2 days ago
+42
A Senior Accountant career opportunity in the Corporate Controller group of a large, dynamic international organization. The position serves as a key resource in the organization for ensuring that the Company's SEC filings are complete and accurate. The position will also assist with researching proper accounting treatment for complex transactions and be involved with the monthly close process. This role will have high visibility to senior level management and receive great exposure to the entire business.

Director of Finance

Belvedere Trading
Chicago
4 days ago
+59
Director of Finance at Belvedere Trading Belvedere Trading is seeking an experienced and analytical Director of Finance to drive firm-wide financial operations and automation. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in a senior financial managerial position and possess excellent communication and organizational skills. Your initial responsibilities will include further developing our robust financial processes and team. What you’ll

Director, Internal Audit

OppLoans
Chicago
6 days 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.

Fraud Operations Manager

M1 Finance
Chicago
6 days ago
+29
We’re looking for someone who has deep operations experience, both in high level strategy and tactical, day-to-day oversight and execution. There are many opportunities for automation, process improvements, and defining metrics that will have a huge impact, not only on the fraud team, but M1, as a whole. We’re looking for someone who understands the fraud challenge and how it will affect company, product, and user goals. You’ll work with our Fraud Analyst and Operations Team to integrate fraud process into the operations process, as a whole, and bring M1 into the next level of personal finance.

Staff Accountant

TopstepTrader
Chicago
1 week 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.

Head of Accounting

Clearcover
Chicago
1 week 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
1 week 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.

1099 Freelance Bookkeeper/Accountant

Paro
Chicago
2 weeks 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:

Senior Accountant

Built In
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+32
The Senior Accountant will support the Finance team by taking ownership of monthly close and reporting as well as bring their expertise to automate and improve current processes. This person will be detail orientated, self-motivated, and driven by personal success. This role is perfect for you if you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are interested in making your mark on a growing tech company.

Consultant

CSC Corptax
Chicago
2 weeks 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.

Supervisor, Deposit Servicing

Alliant Credit Union
Chicago
2 weeks 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
2 weeks 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
2 weeks 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

OppLoans
Chicago
3 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
3 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
3 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.

Sr. Commercial Loan Workout Specialist

Alliant Credit Union
Chicago
1 month ago
+44
You will be responsible for the effective management and resolution of a loan portfolio of defaulted or troubled commercial real estate loans as well as the asset management and disposition of OREO. The incumbent will ensure the implementation of a timely workout strategy, the coordination of legal action, and the pursuit of recoveries with the goal of mitigating risks and minimizing losses from such activities. The Workout Specialist will ensure policies, procedures, and oversight of the commercial loan portfolio are adhered to in accordance with the standard operating procedures of Alliant Credit Union. The incumbent will prepare and present status reports for senior management and other areas as required. Work includes assisting examiners, internal auditors and external loan review auditors on a periodic basis. Resources required are strong financial analysis and negotiation skills and the ability to identify and implement solutions that benefit the Credit Union.

Accounting Operations Manager

PEAK6
Chicago
1 month ago
+26
As an Accounting Operations Manager, you’ll have a big impact on the firm by adding your financial and accounting experience to our organization and its employees, in a rapidly growing environment and team. Speed is our strength, our ability to transition and get our work done efficiently and accurately is our competitive advantage. While some areas will be the same each month we are looking for someone to bring their experience to our team and shake up the norm. Additionally, our diverse business streams affords you the unique opportunity to grow across a variety of verticals, engaging you in unique challenges, projects, and technologies.

Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $60,875
Min: $46K
Max: $85K
Accountant $66,732
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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