Accounting Manager

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Jump Trading

Jump Trading

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops global financial and crypto trading solutions

Data & Analytics
Quantitative Finance
Financial Services


Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
  • At least five years of relevant work experience in regulatory accounting or audit, preferably in the financial markets space
  • Proven ability to research and interpret regulation and develop and implement processes for compliance
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative to define and resolve problems
  • Detail-oriented, organized, and excellent documentation skills
  • Collaborative and able to build and sustain relationships with colleagues
  • Strong communication skills
  • Previous management experience
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Flexible, conscientious, and easily adaptable to constant change
  • Professional demeanor and ability to use discretion when working with confidential material
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel, including experience with lookup functions and pivot tables
  • A bachelor's degree in accounting or a related field
  • Series 27 Certification
  • CPA, or international equivalent
  • Experience with NetSuite or similar accounting systems
  • Predictable and reliable availability
  • Maintain primary responsibility for the execution of the monthly accounting close for Jump’s global trading entities
  • Ensure trading related balances are accurately and completely stated on the balance sheet
  • Review data for anomalies while ensuring proper explanation and documentation
  • Prepare and review all current U.S. regulatory returns and other submissions
  • Maintain primary coordination for external regulatory audits and examinations
  • Monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving regulatory guidance
  • Assess, develop, and maintain proper policy and procedure documentation in relation to regulatory reporting function
  • Proactively identify needs for process enhancements and propose or build solutions to automate processes
  • Completion of ad hoc projects as assigned by managers and stakeholders within and outside of the Finance department
  • Ensure timely, accurate completion of related special project/analysis work and other ad hoc tasks as requested of others within the Department
  • Other duties as assigned or needed

Jump Trading specializes in applying advanced research methodologies in the fields of Mathematics, Physics, and Computer Science to innovate within global financial markets. This focus on academic prowess in practical financial applications, coupled with a commitment to building leading crypto infrastructure through its Jump Crypto division, provides a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment for professionals passionate about cutting-edge technology and finance. The firm's dedication to fostering a culture of in-depth research and technical mastery offers a competitive edge in both the traditional and digital finance industries.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Chicago, Illinois



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, dental and vision insurance

Group Term Life and AD&D Insurance

Paid vacation plus paid holidays

Retirement plan with employer match

Paid parental leave

Wellness Programs