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Entry Level Finance Jobs in Chicago

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Arity-Financial Analyst

Arity
Chicago
1 day ago
+22
This role will support the Finance, Planning & Reporting team within Arity. The Finance, Planning & Reporting team is responsible for creating and managing best practice financial processes, performing financial planning and reporting, creating analytics to assess financial product performance and identify trends. This role will support the Finance team within Arity and will be focused on creating processes and analytics to mature reporting and processes for AR/AP, reporting processes, improve operational reporting, and drive Arity product portfolio decisions.

Procurement Specialist

Morningstar
Chicago
2 days ago
+18
The Procurement team, which sits within the Finance organization, is responsible for sourcing and purchasing of Morningstar’s indirect and direct spend.  This role will work across multiple categories of spend including data, professional services, technology, and travel.  It reports directly to our head of Procurement, with dotted lines to the Procurement Managers, and is based in our Chicago office.

Internal Auditor

Accountant

Green Thumb Industries (GTI)
Chicago
2 days ago
+10
As the Accountant at GTI, you will be responsible for supporting accounting operations on our finance team. You will need to wrap your arms around monthly closing responsibilities, journal entries, reporting, accounts payable and accounts receivable for GTI and its subsidiaries. You possess strong business acumen with the ability to effectively address both financial and operational challenges. Most importantly, you must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, start-up culture such as GTI.

Revenue Operations Specialist

ShipBob
Chicago
2 days ago
+20
The Revenue Operations Specialist will be an essential asset to the revenue org and company as a whole. This individual will be responsible for driving operational efficiency, building processes, managing our tech stack and providing data/analysis to sales management and leadership. This person will work with every department in the company providing great visibility and opportunity for growth. We are looking for someone who can look at the big picture and develop scalable solutions to solve problems, while also getting your hands dirty and executing on those initiatives. This role will report to the Senior Manager of Revenue Operations.

Bank Program Manager

OppLoans
Chicago
2 days ago
+27
Work closely with our Bank Partner(s) to ensure the technology is operational, be the first line of defense to troubleshoot any issues, as well as prioritize and plan new initiatives.  Collaborate with our Compliance/Legal/Tech teams to ensure our products are up to date with regulations.  Partner with other product managers to develop and maintain a prioritized list of initiatives, provide ETAs and track to conclusion.  Recognize potential system issues or opportunities for enhancement and collaborate internally to ensure maintenance of software for scalability.  Provide strategic recommendations and feedback for process improvement. Lead the implementation and execution of these improvements. Document products and procedures for reliable future use while developing strategies to automate key performance metrics and solutions.  Research, analyze and interpret industry data to identify trends, patterns and opportunities for the business. 

Executive Strategy Lead

GoHealth
Chicago
2 days ago
+37
GoHealth is looking for a Strategy Lead to work with the company’s executive leadership team to help guide the company’s long-term corporate strategy. Projects will span across the company’s business units and functions, with a focus on using analytics and business insights to identify high-impact opportunities and determine the optimal approach to capture them. Based on the individual’s professional development goals and performance, they will eventually receive the opportunity to step into a leadership role with one of GoHealth’s growing functions or business units.

Staff Accountant

RXBAR
Chicago
2 days ago
+21
Perform and maintain accurate monthly balance sheet reconciliations. Partner with the Accounting Manager and Senior Accountant to implement and ensure strong adherence to company internal controls. Prepare consolidated external financials and reporting. Assist with the timeliness and accuracy of the month end close. Prepare general ledger entries, maintain accounts and records and perform monthly/quarterly balance sheet fluctuation analysis. Assist the Accounting Manager with future growth initiatives and projects. Preparation of monthly journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and analytics. Create and prepare monthly and quarterly financial reports. Maintain accurate accruals for various areas of the business including but not limited to logistics, marketing and G&A spend. Assist with the optimization of accounting procedures (including financial statement audits) and other special projects as needed.

ACH Operations Specialist II

Paylocity
Northwest Suburbs
3 days ago
+31
This position is designed to support the internal Banking Team, with the primary responsibility for handling daily ACH file processing & transmission. Additionally, this person will be required to answer client inquiries and assist with any additional banking needs and projects. This person should have experience handling ACH file processing and an intermediate understanding of NACHA rules. 

Financial Analyst

Motorola Solutions
Chicago
3 days ago
+48
Department provides financial support to the Supply Chain and Procurement operations team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to P&L, Balance Sheet, and Budget planning and reporting as well as analyzing financial information to provide value through proactive collaboration.

Tax Paraprofessional

SOX Specialist

A/R and A/P Coordinator

Envoy Global
Chicago
3 days ago
+40
Envoy is looking for an  A/R and A/P Coordinator to join our fast-paced work environment. This person will manage all aspects of cash, AR, and AP. The perfect candidate will be a self-starter, excited to learn, and willing to adapt to constant change. This role will report directly to the Senior Accounting Manager and will have great visibility cross-departmentally across all functions of the organization. 

Financial Accountant

ReviewTrackers
Chicago
3 days ago
+38
ReviewTrackers is a rapidly-growing customer feedback platform trusted by tens of thousands of businesses. Using data, insights, and technology, we partner with brands to ensure their customer’s feedback is being heard. We are seeking a self-motivated team member who wants to learn new things, contribute, and do the best work of their career. We are looking for a Financial Accountant to help ReviewTrackers become fiscally responsible and a GAAP

Staff Accountant

Fooda
Chicago
3 days ago
+13
Fooda is looking to add a Staff Accountant to our growing Finance and Accounting Team. The ideal candidate for this position will have several years of experience between public and/or private firms and is looking to try something different. The Staff Accountant will provide ideas on current processes in order to streamline and implement new systems. Candidates must demonstrate high energy and passion, and want to continue to be challenged every day.

Compliance Associate

Guaranteed Rate
Chicago
4 days ago
+23
As a Compliance Associate, you will be responsible for ensuring the company is adversing files in a compliant manner in your daily quality assurance audits. In this position you will be using a knowledge of consumer lending regulations that includes but not limited to Fair Lending, ECOA, HMDA, TRID, etc. This work will require you to work company wide, contact other employees and departments to ensure they are provided and completing the necessary requirements for adversing files.

Payroll Accountant

Payroll Accounting Technician

Accounting Analyst

Shiftgig
Chicago
4 days ago
+21
Shiftgig is looking for an Accounting Analyst to join the accounting team. We’re looking for someone who has experience performing a variety of bookkeeping and general accounting functions according to established policies and procedures. This person will also maintain contact with clients, vendors, and other members of staff, including but not limited to the appropriate client account manager.

Staff Accountant

Palette Software
Chicago
4 days ago
Staff Accountant   Description: Palette Software is a Fintech software developer and distributor. With our software applications, knowledge and partners, we help customers automate their Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) processes. Our customers and partners are located worldwide across Europe, North America, Australia and more. The HQ for Palette Software is in Stockholm, Sweden. The U.S. division is responsible for sales, distribution and support to

Analyst, Product Consulting (Chicago)

Enfusion
Chicago
4 days ago
+17
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.

PREFERRED PRODUCT FINANCIAL ANALYST

National General
Chicago
5 days ago
+13
Responsible for facilitating cost saving opportunities, developing and implementing departmental process changes, and working with product managers to identify additional ways to reduce customer acquisition costs.  Support project management initiatives along with supporting the expense management and day-to-day interactions with the third party vendors utilized by the Preferred Home and Auto Insurance Group of National General Insurance. 

ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE SPECIALIST

Centro
Chicago
5 days ago
+43
The Accounts Receivable Specialist, reporting directly to the Manager, Collections & Credit Risk, will be responsible for fully managing a client portfolio of to $40M in Accounts Receivable. The AR Specialist is a mid-level professional who will be a right hand to the manager and act as a team lead. This role works closely with internal (Billing, Finance, Accounting and Sales teams) and external (customers) teams to support and execute Centro’s financial and corporate goals.

Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Assoc…

Braviant Holdings
Chicago
6 days ago
+49
Our FP&A Associate will be an integral part of our Finance and Accounting team, reporting to our Manager of Capital Markets. This role will have a cross functional impact as it focuses on building, refining, and maintaining Braviant’s financial forecasting models. A strong candidate will be driven to understand key strategic decisions across the business and will be able to provide reports and insights regarding current and future financial performance to leadership and key stakeholders. This is a role with high visibility and is an exciting opportunity for a creative problem solver with a passion for building a career in fintech. 

Junior Quantitative Trader – Futures

Wolverine Trading
Chicago
6 days ago
+38
We are looking for skilled and experienced traders to manage low latency futures trading strategies on a custom technology platform. The ideal candidate has direct experience in all aspects of running a systematic trading system and understands the workflow from idea generation to production implementation. The ideal candidate also has exposure to short-term quantitative strategies and has experience managing risk and operational issues within highly automated trading systems. This opportunity will provide the right candidate the chance to have a large impact on the direction and productivity of a newly formed effort within a successful proprietary trading firm. 

Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $55,400
Min: $46K
Max: $67K
Accountant $63,670
Min: $42K
Max: $82K
Financial Analyst $70,710
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Senior Accountant $79,891
Min: $57K
Max: $106K
Senior Financial Analyst $91,858
Min: $65K
Max: $171K
Controller $129,144
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $156,263
Min: $120K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance $182,200
Min: $145K
Max: $225K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $249,408
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

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