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Robert Half Sr. Fund Accountant in CHICAGO, Illinois

Description

Exciting career-building opportunity at a rapidly growing firm located in Downtown Chicago!!

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

Essential Responsibilities:

• Calculates daily Net Asset Values for several moderately complex to complex funds accurately and on a timely basis.

• Researches and resolves cash and security reconciliations to custodian using appropriate resources.

• Completes bank reconciliation forms to identify differences.

• Reviews completed S& P funds to verify accuracy.

• Reviews monthly reconciliation reports.

• May review daily NAV calculations and other work of less experienced fund accountants.

• Verifies other daily transactions such as dividend payments, interest payments, and corporate actions.

• Researches security price fluctuations that break tolerance.

• Prepares monthly reconciliation reports and semi-annual SEC filings.

• Mentors and trains less experienced fund accountants.

• Assists in ongoing evaluation of staff.

• Assists in the creation and implementation of new procedures/controls to improve performance and increase departmental efficiency.

Requirements

Requirements:

• Solid understanding of investment vehicles such as equities, fixed income, derivative securities, etc.

• Thorough understanding of internal accounting controls and procedures

• Must be detail oriented, organized and able to prioritize work to meet deadlines.

• Strong PC skills including Microsoft Word, Access, Excel and other relevant department software.

• Solid written and verbal communications skills; ability to communicate effectively with peers and management.

• Ability to train and coach employees.

• Ability to work independently or as part of a team.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree accounting or finance preferred. required.

• 5+ years work experience required.

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

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