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Senior Fund Accountant

Company: Creative Financial Staffing
Location: Bridgeport
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Job Description:

Senior Fund Accountant
CFS is partnering with an Investment Management organization located in Fairfield County. They specialize in Private Equity, Secondaries, Venture Capital, and Direct Investments. They are seeking a Senior Fund Accountant.

Why this Company

  • Growth/ promotion potential
  • Direct exposure to C- level Executives & Partners
  • Company/ team outings (Golf, BBQ, ex..)
  • Breakfast provided for Quarterly Update Review meetings
  • A Manager that fights for their team and is big on culture
  • Competitive compensation/ benefits
    • Company matches 401k dollar for dollar up to the max

      Role & Attributes of Senior Fund Accountant
      • Review and approve underlying investment's quarterly PCAP statements that are uploaded by the data team into the internal accounting system.
      • Provide Assistant Controller with complete package of documentation for vendor payment initiation including invoices and supporting documentation, general ledger coding forms and bank wire initiation documents.
      • Prepare package of approved vendor payments including invoices, coding sheets, bank initiation, and confirmation documents and submit to company's accounting firm for entry into the accounting records on a daily basis.
      • Prepare coding form support packages for all recurring quarter end expense accruals as well as any one-off accruals as required.
      • Reconcile quarterly prelim and roll-forward financial statement documents provided by third-party service provider to the internal accounting system.
      • Review and reconcile final quarterly financial statement packages and waterfall models provided by third-party service provider.
      • Review Limited Partner's quarterly Partner's Capital Account Statements and upload to the client portal.
      • Reconcile unfunded commitment balance of each underlying investment on a quarterly basis to the internal accounting system.
        Audit Support
        • Assist with internal and external audits including preparation and remittance of information requests.
          Tax Reporting
          • Assist with downloading and saving underlying investment annual K-1 tax documents.
          • Post annual Limited Partner K-1 tax documents to the client portal.
            Cash Management
            • Reconcile daily cash movements/activity to ensure all GP/LP wires have been
              executed successfully and validate cash receipts from clients and investment funds.
              • Maintain daily cash file for all investment entities and circulate each morning to the
                accounting team.
                • Complete weekly/monthly cash reconciliations between the bank and the internal
                  accounting system.
                  • Review and process daily stock trade confirms provided by the third-party service
                    • Assist with internal and external ad hoc inquiries.
                      Limited Partner Capital Activity
                      • Prepare contribution/distribution support files to be approved by the CFO and then
                        provided to the third-party service provider.
                        • Review contribution/distribution notices provided by third party service provider and
                          post the documents to the client portal.
                          • Set up outgoing wires and create the support package for Limited Partner
                            distributions to be approved by the CFO.
                            Candidate Qualifications of Senior Fund Accountant
                            • Undergraduate degree from reputable college/university
                            • Major in Accounting with minimum 3.4 GPA
                            • Eager and excited to learn accounting for private equity investments
                            • Strong work ethic, quick learner, energetic and engaging
                            • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
                            • Strong team player
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Keywords: Creative Financial Staffing, Bridgeport , Senior Fund Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Bridgeport, Connecticut

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