Vertical Careers, Inc.

Accounting Manager | Senior Accounting Manager for large reputable Financial Services firm in New York, NY

Vertical Careers, Inc. - New York, NY

Accounting Manager OR Senior Accounting Manager

Our client is a large reputable Financial Services firm with over $100B AUM headquartered in Los Angeles with a location in New York, NY. They foster a healthy work life balance with great internal progression and excellent benefits. They are seeking for a Dynamic Accounting Manager OR Senior Accounting Manager who will be joining their New York Team.

They offer exceptional Benefits including 401K matching, Generous PTO | Holidays, Growth | Succession Planning opportunity. Starting Monday September 13th, they will be returning to Hybrid model with 3 days in the office and 2 days remote/WFH. 

The Accounting Manager/Senior Accounting Manager will be responsible for maintaining the books and records for various private partnerships and accounts, as well as reporting to clients and the portfolio group.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing and maintaining the books and records of pooled private investment funds organized as limited partnerships and/or separate accounts;
  • Accounting for and reconciliation of cash, investments and real property;
  • Recording and reconciling of purchase and sale transactions;
  • Accounting for complex corporate actions;
  • Estimating and posting of monthly closing accruals;
  • Calculating of income and expense allocations to each partner, including updating of distribution waterfall based on the terms of the governing documents;
  • Determining and preparing distributions and draw-downs;
  • Preparing of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports to clients;
  • Analyzing and calculating of performance metrics for partnerships/accounts as well as for each investment;
  • Coordinating with funds’ independent auditors, custodians, prime brokers and fund administrators;
  • Performing other tasks as required.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA a plus.
  • 5-9 years relevant accounting or audit experience with a mix of Big Four|Big 4 public accounting and investment management industry experience;
  • Strong knowledge of reconciliation and account analysis;
  • Excellent understanding of accounting and the ability to apply relevant investment company accounting rules;
  • Solid analytical skills and ability to understand and resolve complex problems; and
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated with strong attention to detail and excellent work ethic;
  • Great organizational skills and is able to handle complicated work efficiently and effectively;
  • Takes initiative to ask questions and detect problems;
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work effectively both individually and as a team; and
  • Ability to understand and resolve complex problems.


Posted On: Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Compensation: total comp: upto $180K DOE



Position Contact
Eva Chiu
Managing Partner| Executive Search
(626) 608-5228
eva@vertical-careers.com,

Eva Chiu has 20 years of specialized staffing and recruitment expertise. Eva is known for her energy, enthusiasm and passion for connecting the right people with the right opportunities whereby helping you "Step Up in the World!" Her dedication to providing the highest quality service to both clients and candidates is one of her strongest attributes. Prior to Vertical Careers, Eva spent nearly 10 years with one of the nation’s largest specialized staffing firms first, as an account manager, and then as an executive recruiter specializing in accounting and finance professionals, achieving numerous accolades, including:

  • Superstars 2003, 2004 (Account Manager)
  • Superstars 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 & 2010 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Rookie of the Year 2005 (Executive Recruiter)
  • Southern California Executive Recruiter of The Year 2006
  • Platinum Club 2006, 2008 & 2010 (Top 5%)
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