Revenue Specialist

Department: Treasurer's Office

Location: Chicago, IL

Travel Requirements: N/A

Job ID:  450

NFA's culture supports all our employees to perform at the highest level, no matter the circumstances, and values an inclusive culture where all staff can thrive. Read more.


When you join NFA as a Revenue Specialist, you'll join a high-performing team of dedicated professionals responsible for maintaining accounting records including receipts and accounts receivable.

Bring your passion for problem solving. Bring an analytical mindset. Bring your technical know-how and attention to detail.

Beginning your first day and throughout your career, you'll utilize your critical thinking, decision-making and technical skills to support our important regulatory mission.

What you'll do:

As a Revenue Specialist, you'll contribute to NFA's important regulatory mission by:

  • Processing, verifying and recording payments.
  • Processing invoice write-offs and adjustments.
  • Creating invoices for Members and customers.
  • Entering journal entries to the general ledger and resolving discrepancies and delinquencies.
  • Responding to Member inquiries regarding dues and fees.
  • Preparing daily and monthly membership reports for officers and the Board.
  • Preparing monthly revenue receipts reconciliation, revenue schedules and reconciliations of certain receivable and revenue accounts.

What we're looking for:

Diligent, detail-oriented individuals thrive in this technical role. If you're eager to apply your abilities to serve a public good—supporting the integrity of the derivatives markets—and meet the qualifications below, we encourage you to apply to join our team as a Revenue Specialist.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to anticipate needs and interact professionally with customers
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Familiarity with basic accounting principles
  • Ability to work independently and in a flexible environment
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office applications
  • Associate's or bachelor's degree in accounting or business preferred
  • At least three years of related work experience



We understand how important culture is to an organization, and we pursue a culture of excellence where every NFA employee, regardless of circumstances, can succeed. Our workforce respects and celebrates each employee's diversity, unique values and abilities, all of which mold our creative approach to regulation. Most importantly, we believe that our diverse, inclusive workforce makes NFA a friendly, supportive and enjoyable place to work.


NFA is purpose-driven. We safeguard the integrity of the derivatives markets, protect investors and ensure that our Members meet their regulatory obligations. We take pride in our work; maintain a conviction to do the right thing; empower each other; and support our community. Envision your career in a place where performing critical regulatory work within the financial industry is as significant as the diverse, passionate and talented individuals with whom you work.

Together, we will innovate regulation.



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