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

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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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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Financial Analyst – Financial Reporting Valuation (Milwaukee, WI)

Our client is a top rated independent financial advisory & valuation practice expanding their Milwaukee office.

The Financial Analyst will primarily perform primarily perform valuations for purchase price
allocation, impairment testing purposes, and stock compensation expense.

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:

  • Analyze competitive industry dynamics and financial conditions of peer companies, evaluate business plans, adjust financial statements, and build cost allocation models
  • Conduct research on client, competitors, industry, and capital markets, including market multiples, comparable ratios, and credit spreads.
  • Participate in due diligence activities on pending M&A transactions, public-company purchase price allocations, goodwill impairment measurement, international restructurings and private-company fairness opinions
  • Assist in report preparation, proposals and executive presentations
  • Research comparable publicly-traded companies
  • Gather and document pertinent data obtained through client interaction. .
  • Perform valuation analyses on companies and their securities across a wide range of industries using relevant qualitative information gathered and through the application of proprietary quantitative valuation models.
  • Assist in preparing formal client reports.

Requirements:

2-5 years work experience at a valuation firm or public accounting firm.

Undergraduate BS or BA, or a Graduate MS or MBA degree in Finance from top college. Any coursework in valuation or securities analysis a plus.

Must have CFA or be in the process of obtaining it.

Advanced, working knowledge of Excel and Word.

Strong oral and written communication skills and superior analytical capabilities are essential.

Self starter and ability to master new tasks quickly.

Ability to work on multiple assignments, prioritize tasks, and handle dynamic, time-sensitive engagements in a team setting.

Strong work ethic and ability to work flexible hours around critical due dates.

 

*Applicants must have unrestricted authorization to work for any employer in the U.S.

 

Location: Milwaukee, WI

Salary: Very Competitive

 

 

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Financial Analyst – Valuation (Chicago, IL)

Our Client, a Top Valuation Firm is seeking an Entry Level Financial Analyst to expand their Chicago team. The candidate will be responsible for valuation analyses
using an income, market and transaction, as well as option-pricing models. Work load will primarily consist of  financial and tax reporting valuation, including but not limited to purchase price allocations, goodwill impairment, business enterprise and common stock valuations.

Analyst will report to the Professional Services Manager and Engagement Manager. Major responsibilities will include company, economic, and industry research, participating in client meetings and calls, gathering and analyzing data, building financial models, and writing narrative reports on such activities.

 

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics or business administration; CFA a plus
  • 1-3 years of work experience in valuation, finance or accounting;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Superior analytical capabilities
  • Advanced, working knowledge of Excel and Word;

 

 

Location: Chicago, IL

Salary: $55-60K base

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Financial Analyst – Valuation (Bucks County, PA)

Excellent opportunity to work on top deals and gain key industry contacts. 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.

Our client is a top rated independent financial advisory  & valuation practice.

The Financial Analyst will primarily perform valuations of privately-held companies, purchase price allocation work,  goodwill impairment, and tax for financial reporting purposes.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze competitive industry dynamics and financial conditions of peer companies, evaluate business plans, adjust financial statements, and build cost allocation models
  • Conduct research on client, competitors, industry, and capital markets, including market multiples, comparable ratios, and credit spreads.
  • Participate in due diligence activities on pending M&A transactions, public-company purchase price allocations, goodwill impairment measurement, international restructurings and private-company fairness opinions
  • Assist in report preparation, proposals and executive presentations
  • Prepare and analyze financial and economic data for tax and regulatory compliance
  • Review and analyze U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) financial statements
  • Research comparable publicly-traded companies
  • Gather and document pertinent data obtained through client interaction. .
  • Perform valuation analyses on companies and their securities across a wide range of industries using relevant qualitative information gathered and through the application of proprietary quantitative valuation models.
  • Assist in preparing formal client reports.

Requirements:

1-3  years’ work experience at a valuation firm or public accounting firm.

Undergraduate BS or BA, or a Graduate MS or MBA degree in Finance from top college. Any coursework in valuation or securities analysis a plus.

Must have CFA or be in the process of obtaining it.

Advanced, working knowledge of Excel and Word.

Strong oral and written communication skills and superior analytical capabilities are essential.

Self starter and ability to master new tasks quickly.

Ability to work on multiple assignments, prioritize tasks, and handle dynamic, time-sensitive engagements in a team setting.

Strong work ethic and ability to work flexible hours around critical due dates.

Applicants must have unrestricted authorization to work for any employer in the U.S.

 

Location: Bucks County PA

Salary: Competitive + Bonus Package

 

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Vice President – Trust, Estates, and Gift Tax Valuation (Central NJ)

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 10+ years valuation experience required.
  • Minimum 10 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.

 

For exceptional candidates a H-1B transfer or relocation assistance would be considered.

Location: Central NJ

Salary: $130K – $160K plus bonus

Manager, Forensic Accounting (Central, NJ)

Our client is a top 20 CPA firm currently seeking a Forensic Accounting Manager for their Financial Advisory and Litigation Services groups. 

Manager will work with other managers and partners on client communication and practice development.

 

Responsibilities:

Financial, Accounting, and Economic analyses development.

Maintain and adhere to client confidentiality. Communication with these clients and counsel on strategy and documents.

Interpreting financial information and records, as well as summarizing them.

Report preparation and critique.

 

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related degree, with a minor or concentration in Data Analytics, MIS, or statistics, from an accredited college/university;

CPA / CFF , CFE preferred

Minimum 6 years experience, public accounting and/or consulting experience in audit, litigation support, business valuation and/or forensics

Strong communication and technical writing skills.

 

Ability to oversee and delegate responsibilities amongst a team.

 

Location: Central, NJ

Salary: Competitive

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Financial Associate – Forensic Accounting (Central NJ)

Our client is a top 20 CPA firm currently seeking a Forensic Accounting Associate for their Financial Advisory and Litigation Services groups.

Associate will work with managers and partners on client communication and practice development.

Responsibilities:
Financial, Accounting, and Economic analyses development.
Maintain and adhere to client confidentiality. Interaction with these clients and counsel on strategy and documents.
Interpreting financial information and records, as well as summarizing them.
Report preparation and critique.

Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related degree, with a minor or concentration in Data Analytics, MIS, or statistics, from an accredited college/university;
CPA / CFF , CFE preferred
0-4 years experience, public accounting and/or consulting experience in audit, litigation support, business valuation and/or forensics
Strong communication and technical writing skills.

Location: Central, NJ
Salary: Competitive

 

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Senior Accountant – Private Equity (NYC)

Our Client, a Multi-Billion dollar investment advisory is seeking a Private Equity Accountant to join their team.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Review accounting and reporting for various funds and other entities which may include but no limited to journal entries, waterfall calculations, loan repayment, capital statements, etc.
  • Preparation of Capital Calls, Distributions, Capital Statements and Financial Statements
  • Filing ADV and PF and organize information as necessary for SEC examinations
  • Monitoring cash activity which includes review of daily cash need
  • Prepare quarterly and annual valuations as well as various investment reports
  • Assisting with process control narratives
  • Prepare/review payment of various invoices and allocations
  • Preparation of year-end audits and response to requests in a timely fashion
  • Assisting with management company accounting, cash management, invoicing, quarterly reporting, and journal entries
  • Prepare supporting schedules for annual tax returns

 

Liaising with auditors, tax preparers, custodians, banks, investors, and general partners’ finance team is important.

 

Sr. Accountant may also need to assist with any other special projects that may arise. You will also need to be proactive in streamlining current processes.

 

Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
3-5 years related experience in public/fund accounting preferably within a Private Equity setting
Strong knowledge of financial reporting
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: $90 – $125K + 30-40% Bonus

 

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