We are looking for an accountant for a Private Equity firm in Boston.
Responsibility for all aspects of the financial and client reporting and compliance. Ensure accuracy and timeliness.
Annual, Semi-Annual and Quarterly Reporting:
Maintain quarterly activity for all general ledger accounts.
Activities to be performed include reconciling operations (ie management fees, intercompany reimbursements, marketable securities, note payable, dividends withholding).
Compile and analyze direct and partnership (primary and secondary) investments financials and schedules (ie cash flow, realized and unrealized, domestic and international).
Calculate and analyze benchmarks and irr.
Ensure schedules are in compliance and accordance to legal documents.
Prepare capital account allocation schedules (ie capital calls, distributions, income) for all partners.
Prepare semi-annual and annual financial statements in accordance with GAAP.
Assist auditors with annual audit.
Assist various internal groups with the semi-annual and annual reports.
Daily and Monthly Activities:
Oversee the daily and monthly activities related to the fund.
These activities including processing and analyzing cash receipts and disbursements warrants, preparing monthly reconciliations bank statements, investments cash flow, marketable securities proceeds/distributions, and debt reports.
Capital Calls and Distributions:
Prepare cash analysis to determine amount for capital call and distribution.
Prepare distribution allocation schedules for partners.
Provide assistance and support on special projects as needed (ie system implementation/conversion, expense report, GP entities.)
Job Skills and Abilities
Professional individual with ability to perform independently as well as part of a team. Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
EDUCATION BS-Accounting or Finance CPA preferred but not required
EXPERIENCE 3-5 years accounting experience
ADDITIONAL SKILLS Word, Excel, Great Plains General Ledger
REPORTS TO Accounting Manager