Controller

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA Greenwich CT US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 06 Sep 18 2018-09-06

The controller is responsible for supporting the finance and control processes. The controller will also support the broader business activities by cross-training in and supporting certain activities of other members of the team.

Duties • Manage the firm’s daily financial controls, weekly performance updates, and monthly financial processes • Manage the firm’s expense budget and cost controls. Develop and maintain tools for managing the company’s financial forecast • Manage, with support of the firm’s fund administrator and compliance consultant, the firm’s regulatory filings • Manage the firm’s inventory of commercial contracts (e.g. rent, insurance) and support ongoing vendor relationships and negotiations • Support onboarding of new investors in account opening at fund administrator and execution of subscription agreements • Cross-train with and support other roles, such as the Director of Operations, to enhance the firm’s operational resilience and flexibility • Support the firm’s Compliance program by performing some aspects of the ongoing monitoring and testing program • Develop, execute and maintain Finance procedures Qualifications & Experience • Undergraduate degree or equivalent, preferably in finance or accounting • CPA or ACA qualification desirable • Relevant experience in a hedge fund or other IA environment • Demonstrated organizational and task management skills from prior experience • Strong communication skills, personal initiative, attention to detail, and commercial judgment • Expertise with Microsoft Excel • Interest in joining a collaborative team