Fund Accountant / Senior Fund Accountant, Private Equity/Real Estate - Fund Accounting Fund Accountant / Senior Fund Accountant, Private  …

Funds Partnership Asia
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 09 Jul 20
Funds Partnership Asia
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 09 Jul 20
Funds Partnership Asia
Our client is a leading provider of alternative investment services, and is one of the largest fund administration businesses globally. As part of their rapid expansion, they are currently looking to hire Private Equity/ Real Estate Fund Accountants/ Senior Fund Accountants to join their team. Excellent career progression. Opportunity to work with diverse, international team. Strong support for employee's continuous learning and development.

Job Duties in Brief:

  • Responsible for the accounting and adminstration of a portfolio of Private Equity/ Real Estate and Closed Ended Funds and Singapore-incorporated companies
  • Maintain and control the general ledger and various sub-ledgers
  • Record all accounting transactions and prepare periodic work papers, management accounts, financial statements, footnotes and partner capital statements
  • Prepare limited partner and general partner allocations
  • Prepare trial balances and work paper product
  • Bank account reconciliation
  • Involved within a full scope of transaction activities including full cycle accounting
  • Handle client payments an receipts
  • Draft annual financial statements and their related FRS/ IFRS/ US GAAP disclosure
  • Monitor the timing and quality of client deliverables
  • Process wire transfer payments on behalf of clients
  • Interact with Management and Clients
  • Review private equity/real estate fund client’s partnership agreements, PPM’s and other materials
  • Participate in the implementation of fund structures onto the accounting system
  • Monitor compliance of various agreements with clients, including the Service Level Agreement
  • Assist in client service matters, maintaining and building client relationship

Qualification/ Skill set required:

  • ​Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or any related discipline or a professional qualification (ie. ACCA, CA, CIMA)
  • Min 2-3 years experience in accounting for the financial services sector, particulary Private Equity or public/private Real Estate, Asset Management or Fund Administration
  • Experience in Limited Partnership accounting, Private Equity/Real Estate Fund Administration is an added advantage.
  • Candidates with Knowledge of REIT structures is also an added advantage
  • Candidates who are experienced in audting Private Equity Funds or Real Estate Funds are encouraged to apply
  • Knowledge of IFRS and/or US GAAP
  • Knowledge of MRI, Yardi, or Investran a plus
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team player who is able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint

EA License No.: 15C7420
EA Reg No.: R1328173

Company Overview

Funds Partnership is a global boutique executive search firm specialising in the investment management industry. Due to our clients’ location and language-specific needs, Funds Partnership focuses on 6 core markets: Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Japan, India and Australia – all which have thriving fund ecosystems.