Associate Accounting Manager, Fund
LeverPoint Management

Posted October 15, 2018

Employment Type Full-time, Exempt

Compensation Depends upon Skills and Experience

Company LeverPoint Management

Location 5 Maxwell Drive
Clifton Park, NY 12065
US


DESCRIPTORS

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

LeverPoint is a boutique Fund Administration firm that has been providing customized solutions for firms since 1995. Today, LeverPoint services over $56 billion in assets for Private Equity, Venture Capital and Real Estate clients.

LeverPoint’s continued growth and success is illustrated by our loyal employees who are passionate about their work. Our commitment to building careers is reflected in the dedication to provide our employees with the latest technology, education, and training tools they need to succeed. LeverPoint has created a company culture of positive and enthusiastic attitudes cultivated through respect and encouragement of our employees.

We are focused on growing our team with talented, self-motivated individuals. If you are interested in exploring employment opportunities at LeverPoint, then we invite you to apply online. Once your application is complete you will be updated on the status of your application via email.

LeverPoint is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.


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JOB DESCRIPTION

The Associate Manager provides daily accounting support for the Fund Team and is responsible for all areas relating to client financial reporting.  The Associate Manager oversees daily team activities and assists in supervising staff to ensure the work is properly allocated and completed in a timely and accurate manner.  The Associate Manager position will require regular direct interaction with clients and team members.   
RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist in the preparation and distribution of quarterly financial statements to the Limited Partners to report information regarding the performance of the Fund.
  • Oversee in the preparation of schedules to support the general ledger balances reported in the Financial Statements.
  • Oversee and review in the calculation, preparation and distribution of capital call notices to the Limited Partners to notify them when contributions are due.
  • Complete required regulatory forms to ensure the Fund complies with specific regulation requirements.
  • Oversee the calculation and distribution of proceeds to Limited Partners to return capital owed to them
  • Communicate directly with the General Partners and respond promptly to their requests to provide them with the information they require
  • Review and approve bank reconciliations to verify reasonableness of transactions and to confirm all transactions have been accounted
  • Review and approve weekly cash to determine the reasonableness of transactions and accuracy of journal entries
  • Review investment packages to confirm the securities purchased are wired to the correct beneficiary and are for the appropriate amounts
  • Interact with auditors and provide them with reports/support to assist them during the audit
  • Complete audit confirmations to satisfy procedures performed for the audits of the Limited Partners
  • Oversee associates and provide them with projects to educate them in the field of Private Equity
  • Assist with team training as required for new and existing associates
  • Assist in leading applicable team meetings in order to provide guidance and support to associates
  • Assist in team coaching, hiring, performance evaluations, budgeting and progressive discipline as applicable/required
  • Other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration, Master’s Degree preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant preferred
  • 3-5 years’ experience in the PE industry or similar experience
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal & written communication
  • Strong communication, leadership, analytical and managerial skills
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
BENEFITS

  • Group benefits package (Medical, Dental, Long- and Short-term Disability, Vision, Life Insurance, and 401k)
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Recruiting Referral Bonus Program