Director – Accounting Policy

New York, NY



  • Plan, conduct, manage and coordinate research of technical accounting issues and reporting matters regarding technically complex transactions, new business initiatives, acquisitions, new products and new contracts
  • Writing accounting policy memos and preparing executive level presentations documenting facts, applicable accounting policy guidance, and conclusions.
  • Ensure consistent application of existing accounting policies and manage the development of new policies and modification to existing policies by providing technical accounting research and supporting the implementation of new policies with business, finance, and external stakeholders
  • Assist with structuring strategic transactions from an accounting perspective
  • Actively participate in industry working groups involved in interpreting, analyzing and commenting on developments to accounting standards in the asset management industry
  • Perform detailed assessment of new legal entities and reconsidering existing legal entities for consolidation assessment
  • Performing reviews of contracts and other documents as requested to ensure appropriate accounting and reporting treatment
  • Keep up to date with new accounting developments and oversee the implementation and adoption of new accounting standards
  • Collaborating with internal stakeholders in addressing day-to-day business activities and associated accounting implications and the preparation of quarterly 10-Q and annual 10-K




  • Strong U.S. GAAP technical accounting expertise including experience with ASC 323, ASC 606, ASC 718, ASC 805, ASC 810, ASC 820, etc.
  • A minimum of 7 to 10 years of experience and CPA is required





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 2/4/2020
Salary $150,000 - $180,000 + bonus

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