Private Equity Accountant, Senior Associate, Associate Manager and Manager (NY / NJ)

Our Client is looking for highly motivated Private Equity Accountants with outstanding skills in the fund administration arena for their Union County, NJ and New York offices.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintain all financial data in the investment database
  • Post all journal entries and prepare monthly trial balance reports
  • Reconcile all cash received from investors and investments
  • Reconcile bank accounts
  • Calculate capital calls and distributions
  • Allocate income to partners in accordance with terms of partnership agreements
  • Prepare and issue quarterly financial statements, in accordance with US GAAP for each entity
  • Maintain and update investment data (number of shares, location of securities, country of origin)
  • Interact with clients and provide information as needed

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics
  • CPA and/or MBA are strong pluses
  • 2+ years related experience in fund accounting preferably within the Private Equity field
  • Strong knowledge of Bloomberg, financial reporting and financial products (ie: equities, futures, fixed income)
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent client relationship management skills
  • Prior experience training, delegating tasks, and reviewing work is a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be able to interact with

Location: New York / Union County, NJ

Salary: Up to $75K plus bonus

 

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Sr. Associate – Alternative Investment Valuations (NYC / Los Angeles)

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of valuations mainly consisting of a alternative investment activities.
  • Build new and maintain existing financial models including but not limited to discounted cash flow, leveraged buyout, trading comparables, transaction comparables, and allocation models
  • Analysis on financial and economic data.
  • Preparation of of reports and presentations

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Finance or similar.
  • 3+ years of experience in investment banking, private equity, hedge funds, valuation, financial statement analysis, quantitative analysis, statistical sampling and econometrics, fixed income, and/or capital markets.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

 

Location: NYC / Los Angeles

Salary: Competitive Base * Plus Bonus Package

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Private Equity Accounting Manager and Accountant (NYC and Northern New Jersey)

My client has two openings – a Private Equity Manager and a Private Equity Accountant.

 

** Manager Role – Minimum 8 years experience in private equity and direct lending accounting.

** Accountant Role – Minimum 2 years experience in fund accounting, preferably within Private Equity.

 

Requirements For Both Positions:

  • Bachelors Degree in Finance, Accounting Business Administration or another related field is required. Masters Degree preferred.
  • CPA Preferred
  • Working background with Bloomberg, financial reporting and financial products.

 

Location:  NYC and Northern New Jersey

Salary: Competitive

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Business Valuation Associate/Sr. Associate (NYC)

Our client is a growing business valuation firm and has earned a reputation as a leading provider of business valuation and security analysis, intangible asset and intellectual property appraisal and corporate finance. With offices located throughout the world, they are a full service firm offering a wide range of valuation and corporate finance services to both private and public companies worldwide.

The Associate/Senior Associate will be involved in many aspects of financial valuation and advisory services to a variety of clientele. Responsibilities include analyzing companies’ historical and projected financial statements, developing traditional financial valuation methodologies (such as discounted cash flow and market comparable analyses), researching industries using Internet or other sources, performing due diligence review, and communicating results through written reports and presentations. The ideal candidate should have concentrated valuation experience and strong experience with fairness/solvency opinions. And specifically with expertise in valuing common stock of operating entities and interests in investment holding entities (including family partnerships and/or hedge funds and PE funds).  Direct current experience in ASC 350/805  (Goodwill Impairment) a must. As well as an advanced, working knowledge of Bloomberg and Excel modeling; FactSet experience a plus. Strong oral and written communication skills and superior analytical capabilities are essential. Must have quant skills and be familiar with financial modeling. A degree in Finance is required. Progress towards an ASA or CFA designation also a plus. A background in accounting coursework is important and relevant to the responsibilities of the position. The ideal candidate would have 1-3 years experience only.

Location: New York, NY

Salary: Competitive

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Manager/Senior Manager – Structured Products (NYC)

Our client is a top rated independent valuation practice. With offices located throughout the country, they are a full service firm offering a wide range of valuation and corporate finance services to both private and public companies nationwide. The ideal candidate should have concentrated valuation experience and strong experience with complex financial instruments.

 Responsibilities:

Our client is seeking a candidate with heavy quantitative skills.. The role has two needs; The first is a background in Stock Compensation. The second  is strong prior experience with CLO’s. The candidate will be responsible for supporting valuation services: specifically complex financial instruments. They will perform analysis and review model functionality, evaluate, and document the methodology employed, assumptions used and conclusions reached. The ideal candidate will have experience valuing structured products as well. They will have exceptional communication skills. They will be responsible for presenting valuation concepts to institutional clients which consist of hedge funds, private equity, pensions and endowments and financial institutions.

Qualifications:

5 years plus experience with options/derivatives valuations

Bachelor’s degree in math, physics or engineering from an accredited college/university

Experience in stock compensation

Exposure to structured credit asset classes like CMBS or CLOs and/or CDOs

Experience with RMBS analysis is a plus

Modeling experience with Intex

Some familiarity with other market data applications such as Bloomberg is essential

Some entrepreneurial experience

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Location: New York City, NY

Salary: $125,000 – $150,000 Plus Bonus and Quarterly Profit Sharing

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Python Developer, Java/Data Structure (NYC)

Our client, an elite international electronic trading firm, has an immediate need for a driven, technically-savvy team player to help in the development, maintenance and monitoring of mission critical software components and processes.

They are seeking an exceptional Python Developer  with strong skills in Java and Data Structure to join their Electronic Trading Group as they expand their highly successful, fully automated computerized trading franchise across asset classes. This role will work with the Global Data team for the electronic trading group. This is a unique opportunity for a Software Developer to become a key contributor as this data is an imperative for research and daily trading.

This hands-on position encompasses the full development cycle, from requirements collection to final deployment and includes ongoing support for internal users. In addition to experience and expertise in the field, they are also looking for maturity, intelligence, enthusiasm, versatility, and most importantly passion for technology.

Requirements:

  • BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science or other related field.
  • Minimum two to six years of related working experience
  • Must have a high level of expertise in Python/Perl scripting and Java
  • Working experience with UNIX/LINUX environments
  • Strong understanding of data structures, relational databases and algos
  • Willingness and ability to learn and use new technologies  and methodologies, especially in the data structure environment
  • Experience solving reference data, symbology problems, as well as end-of-day data (corporate actions, closing prices, etc.) preferred
  • Background working with data sets (Reuters, Bloomberg Backoffice, Markit) and data vendors, preferred
  • Understanding of software development tools and methodologies (unit testing and version control) preferred

Location: New York, NY

Salary: Competitive

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