Awesome Outsourced Accounting Manager

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Join our rockstar accounting firm.

Our mission is to help businesses and people grow stronger, using a foundation of relationships and numbers. We are a rock star outsourced accounting team based in downtown Chicago in the NBC Tower. We only work with growing companies that always keep you on your toes.  We encourage a fun work environment, but we need the perfect fit for us and our clients. Our team is one of the service groups within ORBA, and we offer a unique mix of both a small company feel with the support of a larger firm. Apply for your accounting career today!

About the Job

  • Full time, M-F
  • Salary: $85,000-$95,000 per year
  • 100% remote, must be USA-based
  • Great benefits


  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)
  • Accounting: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Excel: 3 years (Preferred)
  • QuickBooks: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Prior experience as an Accounting Manager/Controller
  • Proficiency in QuickBooks and/or NetSuite
  • Proficiency in Excel

Does this sound like you?

  • You love people and interacting with them!
  • You love teaching others.
  • You can simplify accounting concepts down into layman terms.
  • Your attention to detail and accuracy is almost anal-retentive.
  • You are a wizard at time management, efficient planning, and organizing.
  • You have crystal clear email and phone communication skills.
  • You love tapping into your problem-solving ninja skills.
  • You get your hands dirty and take initiative to do anything needed in a small team environment.
  • You are a true professional and understand the meaning of confidentiality.
  • You, quite simply, are AWESOME.

Why Work with ORBA Cloud CFO?

  • You will be a part of a very diverse and talented team.
  • You will work very closely with your assigned small business clients and be a key resource for them. It is very rewarding when you see them succeed as a result of what you do.
  • You get to meet each month via video conference with entrepreneurs who are trying to change the world!
  • You will get to spend considerable time teaching and training our Associates to help them learn key accounting, budgeting, and forecasting concepts. They will be your “Grasshopper” and you will be their “Sensei.”
  • You will be a key internal accounting resource for our team when they have questions about other clients.
  • You will continuously be stretched like Gumby to learn more, and we will expect you to be accountable for a key departmental assignment that fits your skills and interests. We do this to harness the creativity and unique skills of our diverse team.
  • We offer the flexibility to be 100% remote.
  • We offer great benefits and know how to have fun!

Outsourced Accounting Manager Responsibilities

  • Teach and help our Associates grow to be even more awesome.
  • Be a mentor to a couple of Associates to ensure they have a proper growth path within our firm
  • Create a high-touch, trusting relationship with your assigned clients.
  • Review and prepare monthly client financials along with an Associate.
  • Ensure all balance sheet account reconciliations are in order and be able to dig in and find problems when they’re not.
  • Explain variances to prior periods and budgets.
  • Update cash flow projections and ensure your clients understand their cash position and future.


  • Salary is based upon experience.
  • 18 days paid vacation
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Eligibility for health, dental and life insurance
  • 401k plan available with 3% company profit sharing
  • Opportunity to learn tons of useful accounting knowledge about multiple industries
  • You get to work with the coolest people in the world!

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