Finance Intern

TransMarket Group
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Competitive salary
07 Oct 2021
06 Nov 2021
Job role
Experience level
Entry level, Internship
TransMarket Group is looking for aspiring business majors to help with the daily business operations within the Accounting Department. Working at TMG will be a great way to supplement your education with practical experience in a global trading context. We provide opportunities for top local talent on a part-time basis throughout the year.

Founded in 1980 as Aardvark Financial, TransMarket Group L.L.C.("TMG") is a global markets principal trading firm. We trade successfully by using the unique talents we have been blessed with. We use next generation technology to capture opportunities around the world and manage risk in financial markets. We have an entrepreneurial culture and collaboratively develop our business with patience and discipline; we work hard, learn constantly, and relentlessly improve our expertise.

TMG is a meritocracy with a team oriented collaborative and entrepreneurial culture. We have the intensity and passion of a technology start up while maintaining the stability and storied history of a respected member of the global financial system.

The opportunity before our team is enormous. Trading organizations around the world extract hundreds of billions of dollars in profits each year for the service of facilitating risk transfer and restoring order to prices that inform all economic decisions. The markets will always need liquidity providers; our job is to be the best.


  • Work with Senior Accounting and Finance professionals to assist and learn all facets of accounting and finance in a global trading organization.
  • Assist in the preparation of weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports.
  • Monitor daily revenue, risk and working capital movements.
  • Assist with the monthly and year end accounting processes, including the annual audit process.
  • Analyze specific balance sheet accounts in order propose and record appropriate journal entries.
  • Execute regular and ad-hoc accounting and finance projects

Desired Skills and Experience
  • Pursuing Bachelors or Masters in a business field; accounting and finance majors preferred.
  • Proficiency in financial modeling techniques using Excel.
  • Strong understanding of financial accounting statements required.
  • Experience working independently with minimal supervision and guidance.
  • Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives.
  • Strong project management, planning, and organization skills, including the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a fast paced environment.
  • VBA, SQL, and Python a plu

TransMarket Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.

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