CIT Freight Invoice Specialist in Chicago, Illinois


Founded in 1908, CIT (NYSE: CIT) is a financial holding company with more than $65 billion in assets. Its principal bank subsidiary, CIT Bank, N.A., (Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender) has more than $30 billion of deposits and more than $40 billion of assets. It provides financing, leasing and advisory services principally to middle market companies across a wide variety of industries primarily in North America, and equipment financing and leasing solutions to the transportation sector. It also offers products and services to consumers through its Internet bank franchise and a network of retail branches in Southern California, operating as OneWest Bank, a division of CIT Bank, N.A.


This position's primary resonsibility is to support the AVP Fleet Operations in handling a high volume of freight bills received from Class I Railroads for movement of CIT-owned railcars. This involves obtaining bills from railroad websites, researching car moves, preparing and coding valid invoices for payment processing in accordance with CIT requirements, and disputing incorrect charges and bills. It also involves freight data tracking and reporting.


  • BA/BS Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred.

  • Experience in an accounting or finance related position.

  • Knowledge of Rail industry preferred.

  • Analytic/able to exercise discretion and independent judgment and clearly communicate findings.

  • Ability to prepare and maintain reports and analysis in Excel, including knowledge of pivot tables and advanced formulas (vlookup, sumif, etc.).

  • Extraordinarily organized, able to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced organization.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact with all levels in the organization.

  • Team oriented and dependable.


Refer this job to a friend

CIT is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of CIT to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status. If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here:

Job ID 25305

Positions 1

Location US-IL-Chicago

Job Family Operations - Billing & AccCertification

Type Full-Time