Accounting Associate – Commercial Banking – Chicago job – JPMorgan Chase – Chicago, IL

Accounting Associate – Commercial Banking – Chicago

JPMorgan Chase

11,201 reviews

Chicago, IL


Job Description

Commercial Banking – Accounting Associate – Chicago, IL

Commercial Banking Controllers – External Reporting: The Chicago based Commercial Banking (CB) External Reporting Controller team is responsible for the financial control and external reporting environments, critical to the success of timely and accurate filings with the SEC and regulatory agencies. This opportunity will give you an unparalleled view into the broader CB finance and global finance organization.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and perform monthly/quarterly submissions and validations related to SEC and regulatory reporting (Call report, Y9C, CCAR, etc)
  • Analyze and assist in reporting of data related to loans and allowance for loan losses for external and internal reporting
  • Assist with CB central control functions such as credit costs, legal entity control, fair value control, chart of account management
  • Participate in SOX and RCSA programs
  • Partner with others in the line of business (finance and non-finance) and corporate functions
  • Assist with ad hoc requests for information
  • Create executive level presentation materials
  • Provide assistance with issue resolution
  • Respond to audit (external and internal) inquiry


  • Strategize on improving current data capture processes for quarterly reporting
  • Participate in implementation of new controls, strategic solutions, and new FASB standards
  • Participate in system testing and implementation of new external reporting requirements
  • Participate in development of training material and best practices documentation



  • BA in Accounting
  • CPA or equivalent professional credential; or working towards CPA or equivalent certification
  • 3+ years accounting experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint;
  • Experience with complex Microsoft Excel formulas and able to analyze and maintain existing complex spreadsheets and databases
  • Experience with of SAP, CDGL, BPC, Essbase, CRI/CRRT a plus

Personal Characteristics:

  • Flexibility to work under pressure to meet changing work requirements and strict deadlines
  • Ability to effectively prioritize competing deadlines and requests
  • Effective at building relationships across functional teams
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Strong work ethic and the highest integrity
  • Mindset of continuously looking for ways to do things more effectively and efficiently
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Outstanding organization and documentation skills
  • Self-starter and results oriented

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.



Primary Location

US-IL-Chicago-Chase Tower Chicago / 10468





Job Type



Day Job

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11,201 reviews

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