Compensation Accountant

New York City



  • Arranging month-end closing, journal entries, numerous reconciliations, and compensation-related processes
  • Focus will be on compensation accounting, involving trader payouts, employee special investments, compensation analysis and mechanization of many processes
  • Collaboration with several other departments including HR, legal, middle office, IT, trading teams and business heads
  • Help execute reporting/analysis to senior management that adds value/impact to overall business streams




  • 3+ years in a Finance or Accounting Role, (e.g. preferably public and/or private accounting background with hedge fund experience in compensation accounting)
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related field preferred
  • Solid communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good teammate with a strong client service mentality, as well as a willingness to participate and help others
  • Quick learner, detail oriented; proven thoroughness and strong ownership of work
  • Strong Excel skills (including v-lookup and pivot tables); experience with Oracle would also be ideal
  • Shown success prioritizing in a fast paced, constantly changing environment; high sense of urgency and resilience






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 1/13/2021
Salary $85,000 - $95,000 + bonus

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