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Investment Accountant

Law Firm, Full-Time

New York, NY

$75,000 - $100,000 PLUS BONUS


The Role:

A premier law firm that has been around for over two centuries is looking to hire an Investment Accountant. The Investment Accountant will work with the Financial Planning team to accurately and effectively analyze operations of the Firm investment vehicles and accounting transactions of the Firm.

Job  Description:

  • Preparing monthly schedules, quarterly reports and tax workpapers for Firm investment vehicles
  • Reviewing capital call and distribution allocations for Firm investment vehicles
  • Assisting with preparation of workpapers for various projects, as needed, including reporting packages for the Firm’s Investment Committee
  • Assisting with general accounting tasks including, but not limited to, monthly account analysis for trial balance accounts and fixed asset accounting
  • Assisting with accounting department special projects and ad hoc analysis
  • Performing other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and CPA license preferred, but not required
  • 2-5 years of related experience preferably in accounting, auditing or tax with exposure to investment partnership entities, private equity funds and/or professional service industry
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of all information
  • Capable of analyzing and solving problems and meeting strict deadlines
  • Ability to interact with attorneys and staff in a professional manner

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to work well under pressure and coordinate several activities at one time
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Excellent grammar, proofreading, and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
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