Reporting Analyst – Private Equity Accounting (NYC)

Our client, a multi-billion dollar New York-based investment adviser, is seeking a Private Equity Accountant to their team.

The Reporting Analyst will form part of the Finance & Reporting team. They will be joining a high caliber, exceptionally talented team and will be provided with significant opportunities for learning, growth and mentorship.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze portfolio investment financial statements to identify and update the required financial information
  • Maintain the integrity of the financial information gathered above
  • Perform portfolio bottom up analysis
  • Record static and transactional data relating to alternative investment activities
  • Prepare Monthly, Quarterly & Annual investor and management reports
  • Compile cash flow forecasts
  • Prepare investment summaries and updates to senior management
  • Respond to ad hoc investor requests
  • Support Fund Accounting, Compliance or Investment team on an as-needed basis
  • Liaising with various internal groups and external managers to obtain investment information

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics
  • 2-5 years of public accounting or in-house fund accounting experience in the asset management arena
  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Strong affinity for data and attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Confident self-starter capable of effective time management and driving projects to completion
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team and meet strict deliverable deadlines
  • Prior report building experience a plus

 

Location: NYC

Salary: $90K – 100K plus bonus

Business Development Manager / Senior Associate (San Francisco, CA)

Our client is an independent valuation firm with a track record-a full service appraisal/financial advisory  that provides expert opinions on the valuations of business, equity and debt securities, intangible assets, and other property as well as providing sophisticated transaction services in the form of fairness opinions and solvency opinions. They are seeking Business Development professionals for two locations. This is an excellent opportunity to work on top deals, as well as gain and develop key industry contacts. This firm has a phenomenal work environment that is very supportive.

These candidates should have concentrated Business Development experience.  Must have experience with Financial Statement, Private Equity, and some entrepreneurial or start up experience is a plus.

Candidates can come from financial software or a broker dealer. Possible backgrounds would include Financial Advisors or Loan Officers looking to leverage into the Private Equity / Hedge Fund arena.  Client will train on their product line. This position will support a certain market initiative into BDCs and PE.

MBA preferred.

 

** Role will include 25-35% travel

 

Relocation assistance possible for exceptional candidate.

 

Responsibilities:

  • WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR GENERATING LARGE SALES REVENUE.
  • Prospecting and developing new leads as well as maintaining relationships with existing clients through meetings and attending industry events;
  • Responsible for managing client relationships and business development within the financial, corporate and asset management communities
  • Interacting and coordinating with equity sponsors, investment bankers, accountants and attorneys;
  • Conducting business development and support including prospecting for new clients and leads, preparing and presenting marketing materials as well as scoping, pricing and negotiating assignments.
  • Business generation in valuations of businesses, equity and debt securities, loans, derivative instruments, structured products and intangible assets;
  • Selling financial advisory services in connection with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and public and private financings as well as for financial and tax reporting purposes;
  • Selling financial opinions with respect to valuation, fairness and solvency;
  • Continually monitoring certain economic, industry, capital market and company trends and developments;

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Finance or another related field. Masters is preferred.  CFA or CPA is a plus.
  • Minimum seven to 10 years of successful Business Development experience selling to businesses and institutions.
  • Experience in Valuation field required
  • Excellent Prospecting skills
  • Long hours and insight and desire to keep up with the M&A service advisors

 

Location: San Francisco, CA

Salary: $100K -$150K range  plus  Bonus / Commission plan

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Business Development Associate – Bucks County, PA

Our client is an independent valuation firm with a track record-a full service appraisal/financial advisory firm that provides expert opinions on the valuations of business, equity and debt securities, intangible assets, and other property as well as providing sophisticated transaction services in the form of fairness opinions and solvency opinions. Excellent opportunity to work on top deals, gain and develop key industry contacts.

This candidate should have concentrated Business Development experience.  Must have experience with Financial Statements and some entrepreneurial or start up experience is a plus.

Candidates can come from financial software or a broker dealer. Possible backgrounds would include Financial Advisors or Loan Officers looking to leverage into the Private Equity / Hedge Fund arena.  They will train on their product line. This position will support a certain market initiative into BDCs and PE.

MBA preferred.

This is a fantastic place to work, and the management team is very professional and great to work with.   Really nice, supportive environment.

 

** Position will cover Philadelphia to DC

 

Responsibilities:

WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR GENERATING LARGE SALES REVENUE.

Responsible for managing client relationships and business development within the financial, corporate and asset management communities

Prospecting and developing new leads as well as maintaining relationships with existing clients through meetings and attending industry events;

Interacting and coordinating with equity sponsors, investment bankers, accountants and attorneys;

Continually monitoring certain economic, industry, capital market and company trends and developments;

Conducting business development and support including prospecting for new clients and leads, preparing and presenting marketing materials as well as scoping, pricing and negotiating assignments.

Selling financial advisory services in connection with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and public and private financings as well as for financial and tax reporting purposes;

Selling financial opinions with respect to valuation, fairness and solvency;

Business generation in valuations of businesses, equity and debt securities, loans, derivative instruments, structured products and intangible assets;

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Finance or another related field. Masters is preferred.  CFA or CPA is a plus.
  • 1-3 years of Business Development experience selling to businesses and institutions.
  • Experience in one of the following industries required: Valuation, Hedge Fund, Private Equity, Insurance and/or Financial Firm.
  • Excellent Prospecting skills
  • Long hours and insight and desire to keep up with the M&A service advisors; up to 20% travel

Location: Bucks County, PA

Salary:  Competitive Base Salary + Quarterly Profit-Share & Bonus

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Senior Vice President / Sr. Manager Valuation – Chicago, IL

Our client is an independent valuation firm with a 30 year track record-a full service appraisal/financial advisory firm that provides expert opinions on the valuations of business, equity and debt securities, intangible assets, and other property as well as providing sophisticated transaction services in the form of fairness opinions and solvency opinions.

Excellent opportunity to work on top deals, gain and develop key industry contacts, and be responsible for revenue generation. This senior leadership position is that of a Doer /Seller, and manage valuation engagements while being instrumental in business development activities.

 

Responsibilities:

Providing financial advisory services in connection with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and public and private financings as well as for financial and tax reporting purposes;

Rendering financial opinions with respect to valuation, fairness and solvency;

Performing valuations of businesses, equity and debt securities, loans, derivative instruments, structured products and intangible assets;

Performing detailed due diligence including site visitations, management interviews, review of strategic alternatives and legal documentation as well as business, financial, industry, and market research and analysis;

Constructing and maintaining sophisticated, scenario driven financial and valuation models including analysis of financing alternatives, cash flow and IRR analysis, LBO/debt repayment analysis, accretion/dilution analysis, sum-of-the-parts valuation, discounted cash flow valuation, comparable public company valuation, comparable merger and acquisition valuation, loan pricing and derivative pricing;

Continually monitoring certain economic, industry, capital market and company trends and developments;

Preparing and presenting detailed financial analyses and reports to directors, senior managers, lenders and shareholders;

Interacting and coordinating with equity sponsors, investment bankers, accountants and attorneys on a daily basis;

Managing multiple engagements simultaneously with tight-deadlines in an unstructured and entrepreneurial environment;

Developing and maintaining relationships with existing clients through periodic conversations and meetings;

Conducting business development and support including prospecting for new clients and leads, preparing and presenting marketing materials as well as scoping, pricing and negotiating assignments.

 

Requirements:

* 10-12 years experience in Valuation
* Track record of Sales Generation
* Experience working in the merger and acquisition environment supporting the needs of M&A attorneys, Private Equity and lenders
* Long hours and insight and desire to keep up with the M&A service advisors
* Bachelors Degree, MBA a plus
* CFA a plus

 

Location: Chicago, IL

Salary: Competitive Base + Bonus Package

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VP / Valuation Manager – Financial Reporting (Buck’s County, PA)

Our client, a leading valuation practice is looking for a Vice President to enhance their Financial Reporting team. The VP will be responsible for performing valuation analyses using income, market and transaction approach and / or option-pricing models. Assignments will consist primarily of valuations performed for financial and tax reporting, including goodwill impairment studies and purchase price allocations, 409A, stock-compensation expense, business enterprise and common stock valuations.

This position will report to the Professional Services Manager and the Engagement Manager specific to current engagements.

Ideal Candidate will have strong financial reporting valuation experience (i.e. – purchase price allocation (ASC 805), goodwill impairment (ASC 350), 409A, and stock compensation expense (ASC 718) from a Top 8 accounting or valuation firm.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Lead and / or execute engagements; manage analysts.
    • Review engagement reports for accuracy, consistency, and completeness.
    • Conduct company, economic and industry research.
    • Client meeting and conference call participation.
    • Coordinate engagements with personal and real property teams.
    • Gathering and analyzing data, building financial models; and writing narrative reports.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

    • A bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics or business administration;  ASA and/or CFA is credentials a plus.
    • 5-8 years of work experience in valuation, finance or accounting
    • Advanced working knowledge of Excel and Word
    • Strong oral and written communication skills and superior analytical capabilities are essential.

 

Green card and/or US Citizenship is required

 

Location: Buck’s County, PA

Salary: $100K-$120K + Bonus

 

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Vice President – Portfolio Valuation (NYC)

Our client is a top rated independent valuation practice seeking an experienced portfolio valuation associate to join their NYC office at the VP level. The Vice President will be in charge of conducting valuations of various securities for investment companies (hedge funds, BDCs, etc.). These assignments will consist of but not be limited to illiquid investments, such as bank loans, subordinated debt, and preferred and common equity in privately-held companies, as well as structured products.

Excellent opportunity to work on top deals and gain key industry contacts gaining exposure to a wide range of valuation assignments involving both private and public companies. This is a flat organization with great visibility.  Management is very responsive to their employees, and  has created an ideal  platform for upward mobility.  Superior working environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing  and working with analysts and associates to conduct relevant research to support valuations, including analyses of subject company valuation drivers, research on private equity and private credit cost of capital, research and analysis of relevant industries and end markets, and comparable analyses.
  • Gather and document pertinent data obtained through client interaction.
  • Create and utilize financial models for discounted cash flow, guideline market multiple, market transaction and option valuations.
  • Manage and assist analysts and associates with valuation analyses and judgments to conclude fair value of relevant businesses and securities.
  • Prepare and review reports, and  relayresults to clients.

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Finance, Business Administration or another related field. CFA and/or MBA preferred.
  •  7-15 years’ experience in financial services
  • Proven technical, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills; experience working in a team setting and having interactions with clients.
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments, prioritize tasks, and handle dynamic, time-sensitive engagements in a team setting.

 

 

Green card and/or US Citizenship is required

 

 

Location: NYC

Salary: Highly Competitive Base + Quarterly & Year-end Bonuses

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Staff Accountant – Private Equity (NYC)

Our client, a multi-billion dollar New York-based investment adviser is seeking a staff accountant to join their team. The position will facilitate data collection and entry relating to Fund and Direct Investments in order to maintain efficient workflow and data analytics relating to Investment tracking and Accounting information.

Responsibilities:
Download and save Investment communication and documents into the PE document management system
Maintain login IDs and passwords for third party Investment websites to facilitate extraction of documents
Read and interpret Investment communications to facilitate transactional and valuation data entry into PE investment tracking system and Excel
Assist in running reports, performing reconciliations, troubleshooting and data analytics
Identify and correct any data entry errors and manage data integrity
Gather information and set up templates for prospective and new Investments in PE investment tracking system
Meet strict deadlines for Monthly & Quarterly reports
Respond to ad hoc reporting requests
Assist in special projects / requests

Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
Minimum 1 year corporate experience.
Proven ability to work as part of a team
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
Strong organizational skills
Must be able to interact with others at various levels
Detail oriented with a strong work ethic

 

*Knowledge of Alta Return a plus

 

 

Location: New York, NY

Salary: Competitive Base + Bonus

 

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AVP / Sr. Associate – Trust, Estates, and Gift Tax Valuation (NYC / Central NJ)

Interested in joining an established, expanding firm with excellent leadership?

Our client is a leading financial advisory firm hiring a Specialist  in Trust, Estates and Gift Tax to their team. You would perform business appraisals and valuations primarily for estate tax planning purposes to closely held businesses, trusts, estates, and family businesses. This position would report into a Partner in the firm.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business Administration, Accounting or another related field is required. Master’s Degree and/or CFA Designation (or CFA candidate) preferred. American Society of Appraisers – Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in Business Valuation preferred.  CPA or ABV a plus.
  • Minimum 3+ years valuation experience required.
  • Minimum 3 years working with trust, estates and gift tax for estate tax planning purposes.
  • Working experience with Excel modeling required.
  • Background in generating financial valuation modeling utilizing standard methodology practices that include Discounted Cash Flows and Comparables.
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills; experience preparing and reviewing valuation reports.
  • Strong technical skills including Word and PowerPoint skills  

 

Stable job history is mandatory.

Relocation assistance would be considered.

Location: NYC

Salary: $75K – $125K plus bonus

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Careers On The Move CEO, Richelle Konian appointed President of the University at Albany Alumni Association Board of Directors

Careers On The Move CEO, Richelle Konian has been appointed President of the University at Albany Alumni Association Board of Directors last Saturday. Ms. Konian delivered the keynote at the School of Business Commencement Ceremony in 2018 and was the recipient of the “Outstanding Young Alumni” award in 2008.

 

Senior Associate / Manager – Valuation (Philadelphia, PA)

Our client is a top rated firm seeking a Sr. Associate / Manager  for their Philadelphia valuation office. This leadership position is that of a Doer /Seller.

 

Excellent opportunity to work on top deals, gain and develop key industry contacts, and be responsible for revenue generation.

 

Responsibilities:

Providing financial advisory services in connection with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and public and private financings as well as for financial and tax reporting purposes;

Rendering financial opinions with respect to valuation, fairness and solvency;

Performing valuations of businesses, equity and debt securities, loans, derivative instruments, structured products and intangible assets;

Performing detailed due diligence including site visitations, management interviews, review of strategic alternatives and legal documentation as well as business, financial, industry, and market research and analysis;

Constructing and maintaining sophisticated, scenario driven financial and valuation models including analysis of financing alternatives, cash flow and IRR analysis, LBO/debt repayment analysis, accretion/dilution analysis, sum-of-the-parts valuation, discounted cash flow valuation, comparable public company valuation, comparable merger and acquisition valuation, loan pricing and derivative pricing;

Continually monitoring certain economic, industry, capital market and company trends and developments;

Preparing and presenting detailed financial analyses and reports to directors, senior managers, lenders and shareholders;

Interacting and coordinating with equity sponsors, investment bankers, accountants and attorneys on a daily basis;

Managing multiple engagements simultaneously with tight-deadlines in an unstructured and entrepreneurial environment;

Developing and maintaining relationships with existing clients through periodic conversations and meetings;

Conducting business development and support including prospecting for new clients and leads, preparing and presenting marketing materials as well as scoping, pricing and negotiating assignments.

 

Requirements:

  • 4-6 years experience in Valuation
    * Track record of Sales Generation
    * Long hours and insight into growth and industry related assignments.
    * Bachelors Degree in Finance or similar., MBA a plus
    * CFA / CVA credentials or in process a plus

 

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Salary: Competitive Base + Bonus Package

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