Hedge Fund NAV Accountant
New York, New York
- Responsible for managing professional and clerical staff engaged in fund accounting activities
- Provides fund accounting services for mutual funds, collective funds, common trust funds, hedge funds and other fund products
- Ensure accurate reporting of the funds’ performance to the clients in the form of profit and loss reporting and month end NAVs.
- Review work of fund accountants and provide technical expertise to assist the accountants in their responsibilities, including:
- Daily and Monthly Profit and Loss reporting
- Monthly Balance Sheet Reviews
- Monthly NAV Packs and Valuation
- Provide leadership, training, and coaching to the fund accountants on your team.
- Respond to various requests from portfolio managers, auditors and Global Fund Services management.
- Be actively involved in projects and process improvements.
- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
- 2+ years experience in accounting, with a focus on alternative investments funds – private equity experience a plus
- CPA designation a plus
- Knowledge of US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and other comprehensive basis of accounting, with an emphasis on investment partnerships
- Experience preparing and reviewing general ledgers, work papers and financial statements
- Deadline oriented with ability to complete assigned tasks independently.
- Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to multi-task
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, with advanced Excel skills; Investran experience a plus
- Sungard Investran experience a plus
- Team player
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