Staff Accountant - Growing team

| Chicago

NowSecure, a rapidly-expanding technology startup based in Chicago with additional offices in Vienna, VA and Seattle, WA, is looking for a Staff Accountant to join our Accounting/Finance team. We provide mobile application security solutions for enterprises operating in a variety of industries – including healthcare, financial services, and government. We are seeking a motivated person eager to get involved in a startup environment. In this unique role, you will gain complete experience in all aspects of corporate accounting and finance, to include:

  • Accounts Receivable – drafting, distributing, and managing invoices & monitoring receivables
  • Accounts Payable – tracking vendor bills and ensuring timely payment
  • Month-end close – fixed and prepaid asset tracking, revenue recognition, credit card and bank reconciliations, and accrual calculations
  • Developing and booking day-to-day journal entries in Quickbooks
  • Processing payroll including calculating commissions and tracking benefits
  • Compiling financial records for Board reporting and the annual financial statement audit

We are Seeking: 

A mature, driven and reliable professional with a BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, or related Business field. This individual at a minimum should have:

  • Understanding of basic GAAP (accounting and financial concepts)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ownership of projects and produces effective output
  • Attention to deal and the ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to learn the software utilized by the company (Quickbooks, Salesforce, Google suite, etc.)
  • Professionalism and the ability to exercise good judgement

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA eligible or studying for the CPA
  • At least one year of experience in related Accounting/Finance fields
  • Experience with Quickbooks

NowSecure offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts for Medical, Dependent Care, Transportation & Parking
  • 401k with 3% Company match
  • Company paid STD, LTD & Life Insurance
  • Unlimited PTO as your good judgment and work load allow
  • Casual dress code and flexible work hours but this is an office position

The Staff Accountant works under the general direction of the CFO and Accounting Manager.

Ready to find out more? We’d love to hear from you!

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141 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60604

What are NowSecure Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
Happy Hours

Additional Perks + Benefits

Flexible remote and work-from-home policies • Unlimited table tennis and foosball • Guitar Hero, and a bevy of video game console emulators • Medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts • Simple IRA contribution matching

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