Accountant in Hackensack, NJ at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/28/2020

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Job Description

Accountant Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an Accountant for an opportunity with a client in Hackensack, NJ. The candidate will be remote but must be local.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs daily accounting activities such as, maintenance of the general ledger and preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports
  • Responsible for providing financial statements and accompanying footnotes for hedge funds, private equity funds and closed-end register products
  • Will prepare and analyze financial reporting workbooks on a quarterly basis for clients throughout the year, with the addition of audited financial statements at year-end
  • Review and ensure financial statements are in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Perform accounting research and analyze new accounting pronouncements as related to alternative investment companies
  • Analyze operational structure and quarterly/yearly activities of funds with different investment strategies and products
  • Help to create automated financial reporting solutions using advanced Excel skills
  • Prepares quarterly and annual financial workbooks and financial statements for private investment funds

Requirements:

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office (excel and word) applications
  • Ability to identify and resolve/escalate complex problems with minimal guidance
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects and deadlines simultaneously
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven team-oriented, organizational and problem-solving skills

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.