Tax Accountant Hedge Fund

  • Location: New York, NY, New York
  • Type: Perm (Contingency)
  • Job #30737

Compensation: $90,000-$160,000 + bonus

Location: New York, NY

Multi-billion dollar Hedge Fund is looking for a Tax Accountant hire to take care of tax projects and work on partners' tax estimates and distribution calculations.

Highlights About the Company & Position:

  • Review hedge fund partnership tax returns, including Schedules K-1s and tax allocation, prepared by external accountants.
  • Review realized gain/loss reports, qualified dividend reports and unrealized gain/loss reports. Ensure totals reconcile to the audited financial statements.
  • Review interim tax estimates as requested by investor.
  • Review management company & proprietary entity tax workpapers and tax returns.
  • Prepare quarterly partners’ tax estimates and distribution calculations
  • Review tax depreciation calculation on a monthly basis.
  • Interface with external tax service providers and internal departmental personnel on a regular basis.


  • Undergraduate degree in accounting with good academic performance.
  • 4 to 7 years of financial service experience in public accounting or at a hedge fund.
  • CPA preferred.
  • Excellent Excel and workpaper preparation skills.
  • Ability to complete projects timely and accurately.
  • Rigorous attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment, as well as on own.
  • Strong desire to learn.

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.

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Job ID: 30737