Global Private-Equity Firm is seeking a Controller to join their evolving team in a fast-paced environment. This is a great opportunity to join an exciting industry and top-tier firm that successfully operates across every industry with over $30B in assets under management across the globe.
As the Controller, you will be overseeing a team of 5 direct reports and responsible for the accounting & financial reporting for a selection of funds. This is a highly visible role that will interact with all level of the organization as a member of the leadership team.
Review areas of the monthly close to ensure accuracy.
Oversees preparation/review of financial statements to ensure timeliness, accuracy, and compliance with IFRS & US GAAP.
Responsible for preparing capital account statements and supporting schedules.
Responsible for the company's global financial accounting practices and policies, the maintenance of its fiscal records, and the preparation of financial reports.
Provide mentorship, guidance, and direction to staff.
Lead/support strategic initiatives throughout the organization.
Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement change to increase efficiency, streamline workflow and controls
Ensure internal/external reporting is accurate and consistent
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field required
Prior public accounting experience preferred
10+ years of relative experience
Strong understanding/proficiency of Technical Accounting and Revenue Accounting (ASC 606)
Ability to multitask, prioritize, provide financial advice and influence decision making
Excellent communication skills – must be able to connect with senior-level colleagues