Director Of Accounting


Accounting + Finance


New York, New York

Employment Type



Leading Investment Firm that doubles as a Holding Company, is looking to add a Director of Accounting to it's already impressive and extremely intelligent team. This is a newly created position.

Job Description:

Compensation : $175000 - $200000
Job ID : 15421


As the Director of Accounting you will have the exciting opportunity to oversee the day to day accounting operations. You will work directly with the CFO and COO as well as oversee the general accounting team to continue to build out accounting processes and reporting, as well as streamline the day to day accounting operations. The role will include the opportunity to work directly with The Firm's investment companies to ensure accurate and timely reporting of those entities.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee all general accounting responsibilities and manage the 4 – 5 person general accounting/finance team
  • Ensure the monthly close is completed timely and all underlying investment information is received in line with the timeline set out
  • Monthly finance review meetings with underlying investment entities
  • Review internal financial statements for accuracy and monthly variances
  • Oversee accounts payable and invoice approval process as well as categorization of expenses
  • Monthly internal reporting of investment P&L as well as tacking internal expenses and variances
  • Assess existing accounting processes and proposing improved solutions with a goal of increased accuracy and efficiency as well as implementing automated solutions
  • Oversee external audit of main operating investment entity
  • Assist in tax reporting and regulatory filings

Job Requirements:


  • 10-15 years of experience  
  • In house corporate operational accounting and reporting experience out of financial services industry (prior public accounting experience preferred)
  • Supervisory experience
  • CPA


Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.