Robert Half Finance & Accounting Private Equity Fund Controller in Toronto, Ontario

Our Client an independent financial services firm specializing in the global alternative investments industry is looking to hire a Private Equity Fund Controller. The Private Equity Fund Controller will report to the Senior Account Manager and will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • The fund administration of private equity funds, including capital event processing, Net Asset Value ("NAV") determination

  • Assisting with the preparation of financial statements; preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports

  • Assisting in the preparation and review of fund audited financial statements

  • Performance of general administration relating to private equity funds

  • Liaising with clients as well as assisting with systems development

  • Client relationship management and new business integration

  • Participating in special projects

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Req ID: 05090-0008871946

Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.

Country: Canada

State: ON

City: Toronto

Postal Code: M5J 2T3

Compensation: $70,000.00 to $90,000.00 per year

Requirements: In order to be considered for the Private Equity Fund Controller role you must have:

  • A university graduate

  • A CPA, CA (Big 4)

  • 3 years of experience working in fund administration or audit, specifically with exposure to financial markets/institutions, hedge funds or private equity vehicles

  • Technical knowledge of alternative investments, fund accounting and the preparation of financial statements

  • Self-driven attitude and a strong work ethic

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Experience in relationship management and client service

  • Excellent time management, organizational and prioritization skills

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written If you are a Big 4 CPA, CA coming out of the FI practice group, and have worked with hedge funds or private equity vehicles, then email your resume to, referencing file # 05090-0008871946 Private Equity Fund Controller. If you are already registered with Robert Half, please contact your assigned Recruiting Manager. We thank all applicants in advance, however only those under consideration will be contacted. No phone calls please.