Junior Fund Accountant
Junior Fund Accountant needed for a one year contract opportunity!
As a Junior Fund Accountant you will interact internally with global Centers of Excellence, Client Operations teams, business unit Shared Service teams and Joint Venture operations teams to complete the processing for assigned clients and portfolios.
location: Sacramento, California
job type: Contract
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 0 Years
Job Duties and Responsibilities
o Reviews and validates all daily activity in an accurate and timely manner, and maintains all required controls to ensure overall accuracy
o Calculate and process fund and account activities, e.g. supporting NAV (Net Asset Value), cash movements, distributions, process transactions, etc. and prepares proofs as needed for portfolio holdings and accrual information
o Works in conjunction with individuals on the team as well as other shared services/COEs (Centers of Excellence), India and Client Operations to ensure seamless processing according to the fund's policies
o Perform research and resolution process for exceptions, reconciliations, incorrect transactions and inquiries
o Provides information needed to prepare financial statements and reports for client, shareholder, director and management reports, in an accurate and timely manner
o Reviews corporate actions
o Remains familiar with back-up procedures when system applications and/or transmission problems arise
o Maintains records in support of audits
o Populates components of Security and Exchange Commission Yield, as necessary
o Reconciles fund share transactions and resolve discrepancies
o May perform other duties as requested
o During the course of normal day to day operation, be responsible for identifying any unusual or potentially suspicious transaction activity and must report and/or escalate in accordance with corporate policy and guidelines detailed in relevant operating procedures
o Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience with a focus in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Technical or related field preferred.
o Strong computer competence (Microsoft Applications: Word, Excel)
o Aptitude for math
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skills: Fund Accounting
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