Kforce Hedge Fund Accountant in Weehawken, New Jersey

Kforce has a client seeking a Hedge Fund Accountant in Weehawken, NJ.

  • The HF Fund Analyst candidate must possess a degree in Accountancy and have at least 3 - 5 years of prior experience in fund accounting and administration for hedge funds or hedge fund-of-funds

  • The ideal candidate should have functional experience working on hedge funds and have industry experience working in both Public accounting (Auditing and/or Tax) and/or Private accounting (i.e.: Fund Administrator). A CPA is strongly preferred, but is not necessarily a prerequisite.

  • The candidate must be technically proficient in fund accounting and be very familiar with tax and all aspects of fund administration

  • Must be proficient with MS Office (especially with Excel)

  • Excellent communication, organizational & analytical skills are required

  • The candidate must be able to meet deliverables with limited supervision and be a strong team player

  • It is important for the candidate to be able to multi-tasks and accustom to meeting numerous deadlines

  • The candidate should be a self-starter with an inquisitive mindset

Must-Have Skills & Qualifications:

  • 2-4 years of experience

  • Accounting background working in financials

  • Excel Proficiency

Nice-To-Have Skills & Qualifications:

  • Accounting degree

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