BCI - Brokerage Consultants Ltd.

Our Focus: Financial Services

We connect the right people with the right positions throughout the financial community.

  • Asset Management
  • Alternative Investments
  • Banking
  • Broker/Dealers
  • Commercial Lending
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Treasury
  • Family Offices
  • Financial Services Software Services
  • Insurance & Pension Funds
  • Municipal Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Trading

Brokerage Consultants - Financial Recruiting

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They run deep. Since our inception we've kept our focus trained exclusively on the financial industry, and we've built a vast network of contacts in the process. Let us put those resources to work for you. We'll connect you with the most current job openings at the most desirable companies in Chicago or nationwide.

Job Order:
20915-275

Job Type:
Permanent

Title:
Fund Accountant/Technology Specialist (20915-275)

Location:
Chicago, IL

Description:
Fund Accountant/Technology Specialist (20915-275)
Chicago, IL

Leading fund administration firm seeks experienced Fund Accountant with
strong interest in technology to help drive delivery of an internal
software/solution, acting as a liaison between accounting/financial control,
strategy execution, and development teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lead and contribute to new business requirements for improvements to
accounting/reporting platform, investigate/resolve complex issues as needed;
identify/drive necessary operational improvements
Support onboarding of new funds onto platform, ongoing training/development
of new team members
Manage/deliver special projects/custom solutions; analyze/troubleshoot
system issues
Test new features and support quality control team on documenting test plans

REQUIREMENTS:
3+ years accounting experience
BA in Accounting/Finance/Mathematics/Engineering
Fund administration experience; exposure to hedge funds/private
equity/credit/real estate funds
Quick learner; inquisitive/curious; ability to solve complex problems
Able to work independently/collaboratively
Prior experience as liaison between business users and technology preferred
CFA/CPA a plus
Basic technology skills required; Python, T-SQL, Excel VBA macros, advanced
Excel modeling a plus
Bilingual language skills in English/Mandarin would be a plus

Category:
Alternative Investments

Contact:
tanya@bcius.com