Boston, United States; Chicago, United States; Darien, United States
January 13 2023
Fund Administration Services
This is fund accounting and administration at its finest. Where we pair end-to-end expertise with a full spectrum of integrated solutions to exceed our clients’ needs. Here, we advance what’s possible. And give you every opportunity to advance yourself in this fast-moving data-led area.
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- Team player
Our culture is unlike anywhere else. We are proud of what we have built so far – even as we continue to push our boundaries, to ensure our success in the future. Our environment is powered by a unique set of values and one deliberate mission. To perform, together. By harnessing technology and the collective intelligence of our people, we make the investment management process run smoother: transparent, data led decision making on a global scale. We are The Alternative.
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Fund Accountant - Private Equity
Fund Accountant (Private Equity)
Location: Boston, MA, Darien, CT
Alter Domus is currently seeking a new Fund Accountant to join our Private Equity Fund Administration team in Boston, MA.
- Process and track daily cash contributions and distributions for investment fund clients;
- Demonstrate ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and complete work with little direction;
- Exhibit time-management skills by developing and executing specific goals in an agreed upon timeframe;
- Handle daily case activities and notices on assigned funds;
- Obtain approval on correcting discrepancies and missing information;
- Prepare cash and journal entries;
- Participate in quarterly and annual audit functions; and
- Understand the governing agreements between Alter Domus and the client.
- High-performing accounting graduate;
- Strong verbal and written communication skills;
- CPA, or intention to obtain CPA, preferred;
- Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage ambiguity;
- Ability to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levels;
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel; and
- Background in private equity or public financial services a plus.
Independent and possessing more than fifteen years’ experience in its field, Alter Domus has become a leader in corporate and management services for private equity & infrastructure and real estate funds as well as listed and unlisted companies. Our staff of over 2,000 people also provides fund administration and financial reporting services. We mentor and develop our employees’ technical knowledge and practical skills. We also champion commitment and a customer-oriented mindset.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Alter Domus offers a competitive, comprehensive benefits package including a generous vacation policy, a diverse work environment, and strong global connections. As you collaborate with colleagues in our fast-paced environment, you will gain exposure to demanding and stimulating experiences that you will take with you as your career progresses. We provide a sophisticated work environment with prominent clients that will take your ambitions and talents to the next level and give you the resources and support you need to succeed.
For more information, please visit: www.cortlandglobal.com and www.alterdomus.com.
Alter Domus is an Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
We are Alter Domus. Our name means “The Other House” and we’re a world leading provider of integrated solutions for the alternative investment industry. We believe in being different. Here, you progress on merit, not who you know. You speak openly, whoever you’re speaking to. And it’s your freedom to decide which cutting-edge kind of finance professional you want to be. Join more than 4,100 fund administration, accounting, tax, loan administration and legal experts worldwide and take pride in being alternative.
Alter Domus clients include the world’s leading asset managers, lenders and asset owners. We’re specialists who use the most innovative technologies to create unparalleled solutions for the private equity, real assets and debt capital markets sectors. This is where standout talent advances what’s possible in fund administration, corporate services, depositary services, transfer pricing, domiciliation, management company services, loan administration, agency services, trade settlement and CLO manager services.#LI-DJ1
Hear from the team
"Alter Domus were fully supportive through my studying path, providing study support in the way of study fees and study leave, as well as some flexible working towards nearer each exam to help me manage with work/life (and exam!) balance.
Carla Walmsley, Senior Manager - Fund Services, Jersey