Technical Coordinator, Financial Reporting

Northern Trust
Chicago, USA
May 15, 2023
Jun 14, 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust, a Fortune 500 company, is a globally recognized, award-winning financial institution that has been in continuous operation since 1889.""

Northern Trust is proud to provide innovative financial services and guidance to the world's most successful individuals, families and institutions by remaining true to our enduring principles of service, expertise and integrity. With more than 130 years of financial experience and over 22,000 partners, we serve the world's most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service."""

About the Role:

Under general supervision (but works independently most of the time) responsible for handling and coordinating work for the Financial Reporting group within the Client Accounting Practice (CAP). CAP is a team of global service financial professionals that has operational capabilities in all locations. CAP encompasses Valuation Reporting and Unitized Valuation and Reporting Service and is comprised of partners who support Northern Trust business in conjunction with our global network of operational partners.
  1. Ensures that the team/divisions┬┐ goals for accuracy and timeliness are maintained
  2. Plans and manages the team workflow to accomplish critical tasks on time
  3. Ensures that new procedures are effectively communicated and system training is administered where needed
  4. Manages volumes of tasks to meet client deadlines
  5. Escalates relevant and critical issues to management and all pertinent partners in a timely and efficient manner
  6. Carries out complex activities with significant financial, client, and/or internal business impact
  7. May have direct interaction with committees and/or Senior Management
  8. Able to serve as a key subject matter expert and mentor to other more junior level employees
  9. May manage daily operational activities and supervise day-to-day work of junior level employees (but not a formal management role)
  10. More technically sound in area of expertise and has broader knowledge of other areas
  11. Delivers a work product that requires less revision


The Minimum Qualifications:
  • Completed Bachelor's Degree with a focus in Finance, Accounting, or related field
  • Excellent oral and written communication along with strong organization, time management, and multi-tasking skills
  • Proven Analytical and Problem solving skills
  • Highly flexible, adaptable team player that can also work independently
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools
The Ideal Qualifications:
  • Strong Financial and/or Accounting understanding and being versed in market trends and concepts
  • 1-3 years of work experience in the Financial Services Industry or progress toward an Advanced Degree or Certification (MBA, Masters in Finance/Accounting/Related field, CPA, CFA, etc.)
  • Client facing experience with the ability to present detailed concepts to a large audience
  • Advance to expert Microsoft Excel skills
Working with Us:

As a Northern Trust partner, greater achievements await. You will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture in an organization where financial strength and stability is an asset that emboldens us to explore new ideas. Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company committed to assisting the communities we serve!"Join a workplace with a greater purpose.

We'd love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world's most admired and sustainable companies! Build your career with us and"apply today."#MadeForGreater

Reasonable accommodation

Northern Trust is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email our HR Service Center at .

We hope you're excited about the role and the opportunity to work with us.

We value an inclusive workplace and understand flexibility means different things to different people.

Apply today and talk to us about your flexible working requirements and together we can achieve greater.

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