At the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago, employees come first - that's why we offer a highly competitive compensation and bonus package, and access to a comprehensive benefits program designed to meet the needs of our employees.
* Medical, dental and vision insurance * Retirement program (401k and Pension) * Generous PTO plan * 11 paid holidays per year * Hybrid working model (effective February 22, 2022) * Casual dress code
The SEC & Regulatory Reporting Analyst is primarily responsible for preparing, analyzing, and filing regulatory and SEC reports. Tasks are both administrative and analytical, as the analyst will be managing multiple deadlines and exposed to a wide variety of financial information. The analyst will work in a very collaborative role, coordinating with multiple departments and at all levels throughout the FHLBank Chicago as well as managing frequent interactions with our regulator, external auditors and outside institutions.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Primary responsibility is managing the timely preparation, analysis, and filing of the Bank's regulatory reports.
Work with other departments to compile, prepare, and validate financial/management reports and presentations that accurately account for business results, consistent with SEC filings.
Assist in the creation and analysis of SEC documents (8-K/10-Q/10-K) HTML & XBRL, as well as other regulatory reports.
Assist in accounting process improvements and enhancements.
Assist management in gathering data for ad hoc projects and assignments.
EXPERIENCE & EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's degree in a business-related field - Accounting major preferred.
0-3 years of general accounting or reporting experience and/or relevant internship experience.
Strong organization and project management, with proven ability to manage multiple deadlines and appropriately prioritize.
Ability to occasionally help teammates during busy periods or when needed.
Interested in growth and contributing to a positive team dynamic.
Ability to professionally communicate (written and oral) with all levels of employees, including senior management and outside institutions.
Ability to exhibit analytical skills in both standard and non-standard accounting situations.
Comfortable influencing without direct authority.
FHLBank Chicago Maintains a Safe Work Environment With A Mandatory Vaccination Policy For All Employees.
We are committed to providing a safe work environment for all our employees. The FHLBank Chicago requires all employees, except those who may require accommodations under federal or state civil rights laws, to be fully vaccinated. #LI-Hybrid
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is a $100 billion wholesale bank and one of 11 district banks chartered in 1932 by the U.S. Congress to support mortgage lending and community investment. Each FHLBank operates as an independent organization and is governed by a board of directors elected by its member institutions. As a cooperative, we provide reliable liquidity to our member banks, credit unions, insurance companies, and community development financial institutions located in Illinois and Wisconsin, focusing on the distinct needs of their individual businesses and communities.
We offer products and services to help our members fund loans and investments held in portfolio, manage liquidity, fund mortgages into the secondary market, secure third party agreements, and achieve asset liability management goals. Through our Community Investment and Affordable Housing programs, we also help our members to provide affordable housing and economic development in the communities they serve.
FHLBank Chicago is a place, where everyone can make a difference—both for our organization and for the communities we serve through our member financial institutions. We aim to create a diverse... and inclusive environment where employees are fully engaged and positioned to do their best work. Teamwork is valued, and even entry-level hires may find themselves working side-by-side with senior-level executives.