Senior Accountant


Accounting + Finance


New York, New York

Employment Type



A fast-growing, diversified financial services firm in NYC is looking for a talented 2-4 year experienced Senior Accountant. 

Job Description:

Compensation : $100000 - $110000
Job ID : 18278

Job Function:

  • Perform daily trading P&L reconciliations across various asset classes including trading gains/losses, dividends, interest, and commissions.
  • Prepare trading P&L attribution and provide commentary on any reconciling/adjusting items.  
  • Work with Middle Office and brokers to reconcile daily position and cash breaks.
  • Perform month-end closing procedures associated with trading in both regulated and non-regulated entities.
  • Assist with onboarding new trading into existing technology and platforms, including post-trade and general ledger systems.
  • Perform necessary accounting research for proper treatment of specific financial products and complex trading transactions.
  • Collaborate with Treasury to maintain efficient margin and FX exposure across accounts.  

Job Requirements:

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting/finance.
  • 2 - 4 years in the Big 4 or top 10 CPA firm, and/or relevant private sector capital markets industry experience.
  • Investment accounting and financial product knowledge.
  • Strong Excel skills, VBA/SQL experience preferred.
  • CPA or parts passed.


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