Assistant Controller

New York, NY

Our client a boutique Private Equity Real Estate firm with $1.5bn+ AUM is looking to hire an assistant controller to join the team. It is a very hands on role reporting directly to the fund controller with exposure to investment professionals.





  • Review quarterly workpaper packages, waterfalls, financial statements and capital account statements prepared by the Fund Administrator for multiple Fund entities
  • Monitor and track the Funds’ cash activity on a weekly basis
  • Interact with the Fund Admin, auditors and tax preparers as needed
  • Review tax workpaper packages, Schedule K-1s, and other tax filings received from the tax preparers
  • Reconcile interfund payables/receivables and payment processing
  • Review and allocate expense invoices and assist with accounts payable processing
  • Interact with the Management Company accounting group
  • Liaise with Investor Relations team to address limited partner inquiries
  • Work with the Portfolio Management team on IRRs and other reporting
  • Assist the Senior Fund Controller with ad hoc projects





  • 4-8 yrs of Private Equity/Hedge Fund Accounting experience
  • Big Four Public accounting experience preferred
  • CPA preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • Strong work ethic, initiative and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Excel and Word



Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 1/18/2019
Salary $100,000- $110,000 Base. Up to $150,000 Total Comp

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