Senior Accountant

Corporate Openings Chicago, Illinois


Description

How You Can Make An Impact 

We are looking for a strong Senior Accountant to join our team. This person will manage critical tasks and projects that impact decision-making across the organization. The ideal candidate has a strong accounting background and enjoys working in a complex, fast-paced environment. 

  • Support the daily profit and loss reporting process for the firm with a focus on continuous improvement
  • Ensure accurate accounting records through journal entries, reconciliations, and variance analysis
  • Support monthly, quarterly, and year-end close process across multiple legal entities and business units
  • Work closely with our operations teams to evaluate the accuracy and completeness of data used in financial reporting and lead the resolution of any issues that arise 
  • Assist with annual audits and tax filings
  • Identify and implement accounting and reporting process improvements
  • Complete ad hoc requests and special projects as assigned

What You'll Need

  • BA / BS in Accounting or related field required, MS in Accounting or related field preferred 
  • CPA certification or on track to complete CPA certification is strongly preferred
  • 3+ years of experience working in an accounting or finance department required
  • Financial services / FinTech industry experience preferred
  • Experience with Great Plains, SQL, and Qlik Sense is a plus
  • Detail-oriented with a strong desire to deliver accurate work promptly
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of different teams and levels throughout the organization

Who We Are 

Geneva Trading LLC is a global principal trading firm founded in 1999 with offices in Chicago and Dublin. Our dedication to improving and optimizing our best-in-class proprietary technology allows our firm to compete on all levels in the global trading industry. We pride ourselves on a collaborative culture of integrity, trust, passion, and dedication to personal excellence. Our flat organizational structure and casual environment attract individuals with the drive to innovate. 


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.