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Position: Family Office Controller
Job Number: MS03748
Location: NY - New York City
Date Posted: 2017-08-28
Salary Range: Over $150k
Job Summary:

Stellar Opportunity with the Family Office of a High Flying Hedge Fund!

Company Information:

Name: Premier Hedge Fund

Job Description:

The Controller is responsible for the accounting of the Family Office and its related affiliates. The role drives the timely/accurate completion of recurring close/reporting processes, supports new business initiatives and assists in the development of accounting policies/procedures. 

  • Support in-house month-end close process of various entities, including consolidation, application of service agreements, and review of fixed assets, leases and accruals
  • Provide timely reporting to Co-Chairman, teams and counterparties/regulatory bodies
  • Contribute to annual audit of public charities, including support of auditor testwork and financial statement preparation
  • Coordinate with Fund Accounting to understand offerings and applicable impact on Family Office entities
  • Identify areas for process improvements and establish efficiencies and enhanced reporting/analytics
  • Coordinate with Tax on quarterly tax estimates, including 1042 payments, and year-end K-1s/returns
  • Maintain internal cash reconciliation and support payment review, cash controls and cash forecasting
  • Work closely with Fund Accounting, Tax, Treasury, Financial Planning, HR, Legal, Compliance, and Workplace Services teams to enhance the day-to-day operations of the firm

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • A bachelor degree with a strong academic record, CPA license required 
  • 8-15 Years of relevant experience, with an understanding of corporate/management accounting/reporting
  • Applicants with private experience outside of the investment management and/or technology industries also encouraged to apply
  • Strong ability to analyze data and desire to improve processes
  • Ability to communicate effectively across departments and with firm management

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