Accountant - Private Equity Firm


Accounting + Finance


New York, New York

Employment Type



A fast growing private equity firm is looking to add an accountant to their team.

Compensation : $105000 - $115000
Job ID : 23459

Job Function:

  • Work directly with Controller and CFO to assist in all accounting and operational functions  
  • Partner with fund administrator to prepare quarterly financial statements for the private equity funds
  • Assist in management of the year end audits for multiple funds
  • Prepare and distribute capital call and distribution notices to the Limited Partners  
  • Manage relationships with outsourced providers
  • Responsible for daily and weekly cash management (funds & management company)
  • Work with tax provider to prepare investor K-1s and file necessary tax returns
  • Assist with GP and Management Company accounting
  • Participate in portfolio company valuations process
  • Assist in preparation of marketing/investor relations materials
  • Provide compliance/regulatory support as needed
  • Prepare monthly files tracking investment activity and performance  
  • Work directly with investment team on portfolio company reporting

Job Requirements:

  • 2-4 years in alternative investments (private equity preferred)
  • CPA preferred
  • Bachelor or Masters in Accounting
  • Hands on accounting experience (Big 4 audit, fund administration, or from another PE fund)
  • Exposure to management company a plus
  • Excel and PowerPoint


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