Financial Analyst, Finance GroupChicago, IL

NEWITY is America’s Small Business Marketplace, focused on empowering entrepreneurs with access to trusted service providers and loan solutions. We are looking for Financial Analyst to join our Finance Group.  

 In this role, you will support our financial controller with financial reporting, auditing, and budgeting projects. You will be expected to gain an in-depth knowledge of NEWITY’s financials, provide data analytics support, and take ownership of monthly and weekly finance-related activities. NEWITY offers a fast-paced environment, where you will need to adapt quickly and learn on the fly. This role is a great opportunity to join a new, high-potential team, where you can have an early impact. 

Qualifications

  • College degree in Economics, Finance, Business Administration, or Accounting preferred 
  • 1-2 years of work experience 
  • Proficiency with Excel and Power BI preferred 
  • Comfortable managing multiple deliverables at once 
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and accounting skills  
  • Able to multi-task under time pressure  
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and willingness to take on challenges 
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills  
  • Ability to adapt to changing circumstances and priorities  
  • Strong analytical skills, accuracy, and attention to detail 
  • Comfortable working and learning independently  

Description & Responsibilities

  • Draft presentations and prepare data analysis for the finance team 
  • Maintain reporting activities related to business planning, budgeting, and cashflow 
  • Run routine month-end & quarter-end close exercises 
  • Assist with external audits as well as internal auditing responsibilities 
  • Manage workload/backlog to ensure reasonable turnaround times and response times 
  • Perform other ad hoc duties, as needed 

Location

  • Chicago, IL (on-site)

 

NEWITY is an Equal Opportunity Employer and consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.