Assistant Controller


Accounting + Finance


New York, New York

Employment Type



A high-growth multi-strategy hedge fund with 10B+ AUM is looking to hire for a leadership role on their Finance team due to the immense growth the firm has been experiencing.

Job Description:

Compensation : $160000 - $180000
Job ID : 15508


  • Main point of contact responsible for the timeline, process, preparation, and ultimate delivery of monthly estimates, quarterly NAV and financial statements for multi-strategy hedge funds
  • Prepare a variety of internal and external accounting and financial reports and ensure accurate accounting systems and record keeping
  • Diligently and proactively support the various operating transactions of the company in accordance with documented policies and procedures
  • Perform various fund accounting tasks (daily, monthly and quarterly reconciliations; daily, monthly and quarterly valuation information; break resolution; preparation of NAV packages, supporting files and organizing documentation; resource for recent accounting pronouncements affecting the funds or its portfolio; sample reviews and testing of procedures performed)
  • Review the output of associates and relevant third-party service providers on a daily basis to determine performance in line with expectations and to ensure the accuracy of financial records
  • Work across departments, specifically with Middle Office to understand, review and process all relevant transactions in the Funds’ records  

Job Requirements:


  • Accounting degree required
  • CPA is a plus
  • 8-10 years of fund accounting experience is required
  • Advanced excel skills are required


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