Senior Financial Accountant
Our client is a financial services company specializing in financing solutions for middle-market companies backed by private equity sponsors. They are award-winning, top-voted, and manage over $55 billion in capital.
They have a beautiful office in the heart of Chicago and offer tons of flexibility in working schedules. When you do go in, they provide a commuter stipend and free lunch of your choosing. They also offer customized growth plans to help you where you want to go, say goodbye to standardized training!
They are currently seeking a Financial Accountant to join their Fund Accounting Department. The department is responsible for financial and investor reporting for private investment funds and vehicles. The Financial Accountant will assist with accounting and reporting for separately managed accounts and private funds, maintain the general ledger, prepare financial statements, provide business reporting and analysis, and help drive operational efficiencies.
The ideal candidate has a bachelor's degree, 1-3 years of relevant experience in accounting/operations (preferably in private equity/leveraged finance/hedge fund), proficiency in Excel, and strong communication skills, CPA certification is encouraged.