Buckingham Search

Senior Financial Accountant-Remote Flexibility!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Senior Financial Accountant

Want to join an award-winning, market-leader company in the financial services space? Good news! Our client is on the hunt for a Senior Financial Accountant to join their Fund Accounting Department in the Chicago Loop!

This client specializes in delivering reliable, creative, and compelling financing solutions to middle-market companies backed by private equity sponsors. They have been steadily growing, expanding from $30B in AUM to now $60B! They offer tons of great perks you won't find anywhere else and mainly remote work (only going in 1-2 times a month). 

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing accounting and reporting for the company's investment funds and vehicles while ensuring compliance with US GAAP and specific partnership agreements.

The role will involve maintaining the general ledger, producing quarterly financial and investor reports, and supporting annual external audits. The Senior Financial Accountant will also be involved in various ad-hoc projects and requests, requiring a capacity to be a deep thinker and to learn and excel at day-to-day responsibilities.

  • A bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
  • 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in private equity, hedge funds, financial services, public accounting
  • leveraged finance or a similar industry
  • and strong accounting and Excel skills are required

If you're excited about private equity, let's talk! Apply today!


Posted On: Tuesday, July 25, 2023

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