Accounting & Finance Chicago, Illinois


Position at Sampco

Financial Analyst



Purpose and Scope/General Summary: We are looking for a Financial Analyst to join our Sampco business unit. This role is located at our Corporate office in Chicago, IL.



  • Weekly and monthly P&L reporting
  • Assist in annual budgeting, quarterly forecast and consolidation process
  • Provide in-depth variance analysis of financial performance and business metrics (actual/budget/prior year)
  • Management reporting that includes collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends
  • Lead preparation of monthly and quarterly management presentations
  • Create informative, actionable, and repeatable reporting that highlights relevant business trends and opportunities
  • AR Monitoring; Weekly Reporting
  • Reconcile assigned Balance Sheet accounts
  • Complete month and year-end duties
  • Journal Entry Processing
  • Lead operational and accounting improvement projects
  • Frequent Ad-hoc result-driven analysis
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Previous accounting/finance experience preferred
  • Detail oriented, analytical, and inquisitive
  • Ability to manage and coordinate multiple priorities
  • Strong sense of urgency and ability to meet deadlines
  • Effective communication skills across disciplines
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Can perform the functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • As a salaried position with the company, you may be required to travel at some point to other facilities, to attend Company events, or as a representative of the Company in other situations. Unless otherwise specified in this posting, the amount of travel may vary and the most qualified candidate must be willing and able to travel as business needs dictate.


The applicant who fills this position will be eligible for the following compensation and benefits:

  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, and Dental coverage begin after 60 days of employment;
  • Paid Time Off: sick leave, vacation, and 6 company observed holidays;
  • 401(k): company match begins after the first year of service and follows the company vesting schedule;
  • Base salary range of $65,000 - $75,000; and
  • Incentive Pay: This position is eligible to participate in the Company’s annual bonus plan, the amount of bonus varies and is subject to the standard terms and conditions of the incentive program;


For individuals assigned and/or hired to work in states where it is required by law to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation for any given position, compensation ranges are specific to those states and takes into account various factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to a candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications, skills, competencies, and proficiencies for the role.

This position does not have an application deadline. We will continue to recruit until the position has been filled.

The Company is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our team members and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct a drug, alcohol, and background checks for all new team members post-offer and prior to the start of employment. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.


About us: Sampco LLC, is headquartered in the west loop neighborhood of Chicago. The team at Sampco has built its reputation on Service, Quality and Food Safety. Its diverse customer base includes some of the largest food companies in the world, right down to niche market players. 
Sampco, a is part of the JBS family of food companies has expanded upon its formula for success and is now actively trading a wide variety of Food Products in Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. Sampco services encompass all sectors within the food industry, whether it is Industrial, Food Service or Retail.  In part, Sampco/JBS owes its success to its team of professionals that shares a common philosophy of Service, Quality and Food Safety. Treating clients, suppliers and employees fairly is the Sampco/JBS way of doing business.


Our mission: To be the best in all that we do, completely focused on our business, ensuring the best products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers, profitability for our shareholders and the opportunity of a better future for all of our team members.


Our core values are: Availability, Determination, Discipline, Humility, Ownership, Simplicity, Sincerity